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SCV fails to remove storage system due to "Deleting implicit SVM is not allowed"

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Applies to

  • SnapCenter Plug-in for VMware vSphere (SCV) 4.4
  • Storage system was added with cluster management LIF
  • The cluster management LIF was resolved to a data SVM name in the cluster when it was added


  • SCV fails to remove a storage system due to the following error seen in the SCV UI:

Failed to delete storage system.

Failed to delete storage system information:

Validation failed: -- Storage Connections[0:

Deleting implicit SVM is not allowed

  • Unable to create a resource group including VMs on a datastore  located in the storage system due to "Some entities are not SnapCenter compatible".


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