ONTAP 9.14.1 commands

snapmirror policy remove-rule

Remove a rule from SnapMirror policy

Availability: This command is available to cluster and Vserver administrators at the admin privilege level.


The snapmirror policy remove-rule command removes a rule from a SnapMirror policy. On the destination of a SnapMirror relationship with snapmirror policy of type vault or mirror-vault , all Snapshot copies with a SnapMirror label matching the rule being removed are no longer processed by SnapMirror and might need to be deleted manually. A snapmirror policy of type vault must have at least one rule if that policy is associated with a SnapMirror relationship. A SnapMirror policy with rules must have at least one rule without a schedule.


-vserver <vserver name> - Vserver Name

Specifies the Vserver for the SnapMirror policy.

-policy <sm_policy> - SnapMirror Policy Name

Specifies the SnapMirror policy name.

-snapmirror-label <text> - Snapshot Copy Label

This parameter specifies the rule that is removed from the SnapMirror policy.

The rule for SnapMirror label sm_created cannot be removed from SnapMirror policies of type async-mirror or mirror-vault .


The following example removes a rule named nightly from a SnapMirror policy named TieredBackup on Vserver vs0.example.com :

vs0.example.com::> snapmirror policy remove-rule -vserver vs0.example.com -policy TieredBackup -snapmirror-label nightly
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