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SCSQL retention fails with "Failed to delete backup as there are clone(s) created from this backup. Please delete clone(s)"

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Applies to

  • SnapCenter Server (SC) 4.4
  • SnapCenter Plug-in for Microsoft SQL Server (SCSQL) 4.4
  • Leftover clones
  • Retention

Issue

During an SCSQL backup, retention fails with the following error seen in the Job Details:
ErrorMessage (Failed to delete backup as there are clone(s) created from this backup. Please delete clone(s) - <clone_name(s)>(<source_object(s)><clone_object(s)> before deleting backup.)

 

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