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SCSQL Log backup retention fails to delete the snapshot

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Applies to

  • SnapCenter Server [SC]
  • SnapCenter Plug-in for SQL Server[SCSQL]
  • SnapCenter Repository -  MySQL Database [NSM]


  • SCSQL Log Backup retention fails on the (HLD) Log Directory as it tries to delete the latest log snapshot that was created as a part of current backup job
  • Job fails with the error:
Error: Remove Snapshot '<Snapshot name>' failed on volume '<SnapInfo_Volume>'.
This Snapshot copy is currently used as a reference Snapshot copy by one or more SnapMirror relationships. Deleting the Snapshot copy can cause future SnapMirror operations to fail.

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