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【Ontap select】 NodeCreateFailed, ClusterDeployFailed


With ONTAP Select Deploy 2.10.1(evaluation license) , I got following errors when creating a 2node-Cluster with following condition.


<Host Information>

Hypervisor: ESXi 6.5 U2 (evaluation License) ×2

VMs on host#1: VCSA6.5, ONTAP select Deploy, (!!ontap select)

VMs on hsot#2: (!!ontap select)

!! 2node-cluster will be created here


<Error messages>


 Node"[ClusterName]" create failed. Reason: Faild to write file([DatastorePass]): 401  Unauthorized. Manual deletion of this  node from its host may be required.

-Cluster Deploy Faild

Node StartErr: Node "[ClusterName]" failed to start : (Invalid/missing Cdrom device)


How to solve this issues ?

I would appreciate it very much if you could advise me anything.



@amk Let me know if you are still looking for the solution, i will help you find an expert who can answer to your query


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