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SnapShot deletion failure occurs frequently when applying retention policy during SCV backup

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Applies to

  • SnapCenter 4.1
  • SnapCenter Plug-in for VMware vSphere (SCV) 4.1
  • ONTAP 9


Retention policy fails to delete Snapshot with the following Snapshot copy "Snapshot_name" of volume "volume_name" on Vserver "vserver_name" has not expired or is locked. Use the "snapshot show -fields owners, expiry-time" command to view the expiry and lock status of the Snapshot copy. content displayed in the SMCore log.


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