I have a CIFS share on my FAS2040 that I want to migrate to a Windows Server. on the NetApp side the path is /vol/CIFS_VOL_Test./share On the windows side the UNC is \\server\test. I have created the file /etc/symlink.translations file and placed the following entry in it:
I suspect you are missing the symlink. The tranlations file tells the storage system how to tranlate the target path of a symlink into a path CIFS clients will understand. In the widelink use case, the translated mapping is to a UNC path, but the translation only occurs when the CIFS client hits a symlink.
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