With the vfiler dr configure command you can set up a disaster recovery vFiler unit. This command uses the Data ONTAP SnapMirror feature as its underlying technology. The -a option of the vfiler dr configure command enables you to set multiple paths for the SnapMirror configuration.
The vfiler dr configure command performs the following actions:
If you want to change the default setting, you should edit the etc/snapmirror.conf file as described in the Data ONTAP Data Protection Online Backup and Recovery Guide for 7-Mode.
If any SnapMirror configuration requirements are missing from your system (for example, a missing volume or license), the vfiler dr configure command returns errors.
You must protect any volumes on the destination storage system that have the same name as the volumes on the source vFiler unit. Otherwise, data in the volumes of the destination vFiler unit is lost.