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SCV backups using "_recent" suffix fail after datastore rename

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Applies to

  • SnapCenter Plug-in for VMware vSphere (SCV)

Issue

After renaming a datastore in vCenter, SCV backups of the datastore, using the "_recent" suffix, fail with the following errors:
 
  • Job-<Job_ID>.log

[ERR] Snapshot copy operation failed for volume <Volume_Name>. Reason: Error: A Snapshot copy with that name already exists.

 
  • wfe_<Job_ID>.log

Error: Snapshot operation failed for some of the volumes [Storage System: <SVM_Name/IP>] [Volume:<Volume_Name>] Error: Snapshot copy operation failed for volume <Volume_Name>. Reason: Error: A Snapshot copy with that name already exists.
Failed in volume '<Volume_Name>', Snapshot copy operation failed for volume <Volume_Name>. Reason: Error: A Snapshot copy with that name already exists.

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