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trying to do a snapmirror on netapp - volume (source) says raid sis - what is sis

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the snapmirror is failing - saying volume is offline

i put the snap mirror volume in restricted view - as per procedure
when i do initiallize it says volume is offline and does not synch

its not a size issue as sm is larger than source

what does sis mean in any case - this is volume raid - says sis on end
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by:philb19
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this is on netapp filer
using filer view to create snapmirror
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by:Aaron Tomosky
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Can you paste the error?
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volume is not online cannot execute operation


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sm volume says -  restricted,raid_dp
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Volume snapmirror or Qtree snapmirror ?
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Hi this was just snapmirror volume - problem resolved - it was that the volume source was highigher than 2 TB - old ontap restriction + I resized vol to under 2tb and all good
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resolved - vol needed to be resized under 2tb
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