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SCV triggered SnapMirror warning with the error "Failed to Register Secondary Snapshot Metadata"

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Applies to

  • SnapCenter Plug-in for VMware vSphere (SCV)
  • SnapMirror (SM)


  • The backup shows a warning with the following error seen in the Job Details in SCV:

ErrorCode (-1), ErrorMessage (Failed to store the secondary update status of the resources. Error: Failed to Register Secondary Snapshot Metadata : An error occurred while updating the entries. See the inner exception for details.)

  • The SM snapshot is transferred successfully, the warning comes from registering the metadata in the SCV NSM database


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