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Failure to delete policy in SCV with error: "policy has backup attached"

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Applies to

  • SnapCenter Plug-in for VMware vSphere (SCV)
  • NetApp Data Broker (NDB)

Issue

  • Unable to delete a policy via SCV menu in vSphere Client with error:
    Validation failed: -- Policies[0]: This NetApp.DataProtection.BuildingBlocks.Contracts.SmPolicy policy has backup attached. Please remove the backup first before removing the policy
  • Snapshots have been removed from the storage

 

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