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SMHV not removing backups as per retention

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Applies to

  • SnapManager for Hyper-V (SMHV)
  • SnapDrive for Windows (SDW)

Issue

  • SMHV does not delete snapshots as per retention
  1. Backup in SMHV might show the following error:

"An error occured while deleting snapshot. continuing with rest of the snapshots (if any) Error: Invalid snapdrive response for snapshot deletion request"

  1. SDW Logs <snpdrvdbglog.log> will include the following:

"Failed to get the storage system object for storage system xxx.yyy.zzz to retrieve the reachable ip address"

"Failed to get the storage system object for storage system '<SVMname>.<domain>' to retrieve the reachable ip address"

 

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