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Error: "SnapVault update failed. SnapVault relationship is not healthy"

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Applies to

  • NetApp Data Broker (NDB) 1.0.x
  • SnapCenter Plug-in for VMware vSphere (SCV) 4.3 and higher


  • The Resource Group operation is failing at SnapVault:

Error: SnapVault update failed for the relationship. SnapVault relationship for source volume and destination volume is not healthy

  • SCV Job log shows the below error

[...] Running Command Invoke-NcSnapmirrorUpdate controller name : <svm_name>
[...] API exception
[...] Failed to run a command Invoke-NcSnapmirrorUpdate
[...] ex.InnerException.Message : Another transfer is in progress.
[...] No retry condition match found or max retry reached. Throwing error Another transfer is in progress.


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