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SnapCenter MYSQL NSM repository backups not running

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Applies to

  • SnapCenter Server (SC)
  • SnapCenter Plug-in for Microsoft Windows Server (SCW
  • SC MYSQL NSM repository


  • SC MYSQL NSM repository backups not running and causing volume to fill up.
  • Error seen in <installation_path>\Program Files\NetApp\SnapCenter\SMCore\log\SMCore_<id>.log:

DEBUG SMCore PID=[8596] TID=[38] SendEmsMessage sending: -StorageSystem <SVM> -AppVersion -EventSource SnapCenter Software
-Category Error -ComputerName <Hostname> -EventDescription Job [165936] Activity [Discovering File-System] failed with error: Either the host (localhost) is down or the service on the host or the service on the SnapCenter server is not running on the specified port (8145). -EventId 1002 -LogLevel 3 -AutoSupport False


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