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Unable to increase size!!

PPATTNAIK
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I am unable to increase size of a filer. It's throwing an alert

'Volume has the fixed filesystem size option set '..

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scottgelb
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The volume was most likely a snapmirror target and was broken.  "vol options volname fs_size fixed off" to turn it off... the option will right size a target to match the source and would cause this when left on.

lordgrantis
30,274 Views

Thanks Scott.  Helped me out too.

vofcdp
8,571 Views

Dear Scott,

Thank you very much it was very helpful and saved my time.

PPATTNAIK
35,786 Views

Hey Scott. Thanks for the reply.. works like a charm.

scarranza
30,088 Views

Thank you! this worked great. 

Nate1202
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For Cluster Ontap (9.3), the command is 'modify', not 'option'.

 

vol modify -volume /vol/vol_name -filesys-size-fixed false -vserver vserver_name

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