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snapmirror replication transfer failed to complete

Snapmirror failed to update while giving the error replication transfer failed to complete.

I have checked everything on both source and destination.It is s VSM relationship and space,hosts entry,ontap version,snapmirror.conf entry,host access are not the issues.

 

I am not able to telnet filer to filer on 10566 to check port status.

 

Any ideas?

 

Data ONTAP Release 8.1.2P4 7-Mode --------Destination

Data ONTAP Release 7.3.7P3  -------------------Source

 

 

 

Re: snapmirror replication transfer failed to complete

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Hi @Santosh_Pandey

 

Can you please check snapmirror.allow file .. both snapmirror source and entries should be there on that file. Please ask your network team to check the ports between 10565-10569.

 

Also please paste the below commands output.

 

snapmirror status -l <destination volume name>

Re: snapmirror replication transfer failed to complete

Hello @Naveenpusuluru,

 

Below is the output:

 

Source: HORSMHDSGF02-SV:HOROFS02
Destination: HORLWHDSGF01:HOROFS02
Status: Idle
Progress: -
State: Snapmirrored
Lag: 252:19:41
Mirror Timestamp: Sat Jan 14 23:22:47 GMT 2017
Base Snapshot: HORLWHDSGF01(0118057313)_HOROFS02.248
Current Transfer Type: Update
Current Transfer Error: replication transfer failed to complete
Contents: Replica
Last Transfer Type: Scheduled
Last Transfer Size: 62076 KB
Last Transfer Duration: 00:01:09
Last Transfer From: HORSMHDSGF02-SV:HOROFS02

 

Transfer was going on previously.Don't know if ports are not open and why.

Anyway to do filer to filer telnet?

we are using snapmirror.access host option so no allow file configured.

Thanks in advance

Re: snapmirror replication transfer failed to complete

Hi @Santosh_Pandey

 

Please look in to the logs using below command, we can trace the root cause for this snapmirror transfer failure.

 

rdfile /etc/log/snapmirror

Re: snapmirror replication transfer failed to complete

Did not find anything specific in logs.

Any other ideas?

Re: snapmirror replication transfer failed to complete

Hi @Santosh_Pandey

 

Are they pingable to each other?....... Some times it might be the issue with WAN also. Please reachout to your network team.

Re: snapmirror replication transfer failed to complete

Hi,

 

The destination filer was not reachable from the source .Added entry in the hosts file.

Still unable to do snapmirror update 

Re: snapmirror replication transfer failed to complete

Hi @Santosh_Pandey

 

It might be the problem with your network. Please reach out to network team.

Re: snapmirror replication transfer failed to complete

This issue is only for some volumes but for other volumes snapmirror is working fine.

This is for the same filer.How can this be possible if ports are not open

Re: snapmirror replication transfer failed to complete

Hi @Naveenpusuluru

 

Any findings on this?

can you suggest further please?

using the same ports for other replications as well.There is problem with only some of the relationships other are working fine