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SnapCenter Plug-In for VMware snapmirror fails another transfer in progress

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Applies to

  • SnapCenter Plug-In for VMware (SCV) version 4.4 to 4.7


SnapCenter Plug-In for VMware Snapmirror jobs times out at the default 10 minutes regardless of increasing the checks and retry values to over the default time within the appliance.
The job throws the warning message
Snapmirror update failed with SDError (102) - SnapMirror update operation failed. Failed to update the SnapMirror relationship. Another transfer is in progress. Please check the Windows event log and SnapDrive logs for more details.
From the logs the following api error is seen:
[DBG] Running Command Invoke-NcSnapmirrorUpdate controller name : testcontrol1, vserver :
[ERR] API exception
[ERR] Failed to run a command Invoke-NcSnapmirrorUpdate
[DBG] ex.Message : Another transfer is in progress.
[DBG] ex.InnerException.Message : Another transfer is in progress.

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