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NDB/SCV backups fail after MetroCluster switch over

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Applies to

  • NetApp Data Broker (NDB) 1.0.1
  • SnapCenter Plug-in for VMware vSphere (SCV)
  • MetroCluster (MCC)


  • Backups fail to start with error in NDB job log:
    [ERR] Error: Lookup of storage system for target name failed
    [DBG] Looking up SAL plugin provider for storage id:
  • If there is a SnapMirror update they may be this error in the child job:
    [ERR] ErrorCode (-1), ErrorMessage (Unable to find SnapMirror destination(s). Error: No SnapMirror relationships were found. Resolution: Please make sure that secondary storage systems are registered and host can resolve them correctly.)
    [ERR] ErrorCode (-1), ErrorMessage (Unable to find SnapMirror destination for the source volume(s)


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