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Remove Secondary Backup job not deleting metadata from SnapCenter repository if destination volume was deleted

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Applies to

  • SnapCenter Server (SC)
  • SnapMirror / SnapVault
  • Destination volume deleted


  • Remove Secondary Backup job doesn't clean up the metadata of secondary backup from SnapCenter repository database.
  • SnapCenter GUI shows the secondary backup but it cannot be restored because the destination volume has already been removed.

Note: For details about the Remove Secondary Backup job, please refer to the article in Additional Information.


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