hostname of Vfiler has been removed from windows AD and readded.
Trying to readd Vfiler into domain with same hostname for CIFS access.
>vfiler run <filer name > cifs terminate --throws error
CIFS: CIFS did not shut down: CIFS terminate aborted because client sessions did not disconnect properly.
>vfiler run <filer name > cifs sessions ---shows nothing.
Request you to assist on the same ..
Not able to terminate session please find log for the same ..
>vfiler run <filer name> cifs terminate
Total number of connected CIFS users: 1
Total number of open CIFS files: 3
Warning: Terminating CIFS service while files are open may cause data loss!!
Enter the number of minutes to wait before disconnecting : 1
waiting 5 seconds more
waiting 3 seconds more
waiting 1 seconds more
CIFS termination of vfiler <filer name>has been aborted because
a CIFS session could not be disconnected properly. If this
problem persists, please obtain a core dump by running the
``halt -d <explanation>'' command, and report the incident
to Network Appliance Global Services.
CIFS Terminate failed.
>vfiler run <filer name> cifs sessions
Root volume language is not set. Use vol lang.
Will search for DC on next connection
PC IP(PC Name) (user) #shares #files
There is no fail over configured for it ..halt -d/-f whill it shutdown filer or vfiler ?
I think we missed something if the vfiler has been removed from AD we cannot connect it to using Windows MMC . I think you have to re - run the Cifs setup add the vfiler to domain ,close your open files connecting vfiler from Windows MMC ,cifs terminate ,exclude the vfiler from domain .