You destroy an aggregate when you no longer need the data in that aggregate or when you have copied the content of the aggregate to another location.
Before you can destroy an aggregate, you must have destroyed all of the FlexVol volumes associated with that aggregate.
When you destroy an aggregate, Data ONTAP converts its parity disks and its data disks back into hot spares. You can then use the spares in other aggregates and other storage systems.
The following message is displayed:Are you sure you want to destroy this aggregate ?