Skip to main content
We are redesigning the NetApp Knowledge Base site to make it easier to use and navigate. The new and improved site will be available the first week of October. Check out our video or read this KB article to know more about changes you’ll see on the site.
NetApp Knowledge Base

VM Snapshot fails with vendor specific error

Views:
432
Visibility:
Public
Votes:
0
Category:
virtual-storage-console-for-vmware-vsphere
Specialty:
virt
Last Updated:

Applies to

  • Virtual Storage Console (VSC)
  • vSphere APIs for Storage Awareness (VASA)
  • Virtual Volumes (VVols)

Issue

  • Taking a VMware snapshot of a VM that resides on a VVOL datastore fails with the following error:
"An error occurred while taking a snapshot. The VVol target encountered a vendor specific error"
 

 

CUSTOMER EXCLUSIVE CONTENT

Registered NetApp customers get unlimited access to our dynamic Knowledge Base.

New authoritative content is published and updated each day by our team of experts.

Current Customer or Partner?

Sign In for unlimited access

New to NetApp?

Learn more about our award-winning Support

 

******************************************************* *******************************************************