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Backup snapshots of FCP LUNs fail on Host Plug-ins after upgrading to 5.0

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Applies to

  • SnapCenter Server
  • SnapCenter Plug-in for Windows (SCW) 5.0
  • SnapCenter Plug-in for Unix (SCU) 5.0
  • FCP Storage


  • The error message seen after upgrading from 4.8 or 4.9 to 5.0 is:
    Create CG snapshot '<SNAPSHOT_NAME>' failed: Error: The credentials for the storage system <SVM_NAME> is not configured.
  • FCP-only SVMs disappear from SnapCenter Server Storage Connections, under the Cluster-LIF that the SVM exists in.

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