Lesta_G Level 6 04-23-2012 06:43 PM Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content This is a good one! GMT+00:00 :: Casablanca GMT+00:00 :: Dublin GMT+00:00 :: Edinburgh GMT+00:00 :: Lisbon GMT+00:00 :: London GMT+00:00 :: Monrovia GMT+00:00 :: UTC GMT+01:00 :: Amsterdam GMT+01:00 :: Belgrade GMT+01:00 :: Berlin GMT+01:00 Forums Blogs Tech OnTap Newsletter Register · Sign In · Help Products and Solutions FAS, ONTAP and OnCommand Backup and Restore E-Series, SANtricity and Related Plug-ins Virtualization and Cloud Network Storage it worked like miracle for me.. have a peek at this web-site
Luckily the fix couldn't be too much simpler than this.SOLUTION: Restart the VMware Tools service in the guest machine and restart the tasket voila!Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in Subscribe to RSS Feed Mark Topic as New Mark Topic as Read Float this Topic to the Top Bookmark Subscribe Printer Friendly Page Solved! Usually, these scripts are used to quiesce an application that does not have its own VSS provider (in Windows) to ensure a consistent state before backup. All Rights Reserved Legal info You are reporting a typo in the following text: Simply click the "Send typo report" button to complete the report. https://kb.vmware.com/kb/1037071
For more information refer backup job log available in the logfolder under the client agent installation directory. arcserve Backup arcserve D2D arcserve RHA arcserve UDP All Products Arcserve Arcserve Backup Arcserve Backup - Problem based Knowledge Articles arcserve-KB : AE0577 AE0580 A general system error occurred: Protocol error Reply 0 Kudos Options Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content radek_kubka Re: SMVI - A general system error occurred: Protocol error from VMX 2009-08-14 12:52 PM It Solved!
Yes No This is great!Do you have any comments? GMT+13:00 :: Auckland GMT+13:00 :: Fiji GMT+13:00 :: Nuku'alofa GMT+13:00 :: Tokelau Is. Location(Default):client agent logs directory:C:\Program Files\CA\ARCserve Backup Client Agent for Windows\LOG\ Solution: This problem can bedue to insufficient system resources and a possible solution is to Allow VM to use more of the host/cluster resources.
Resetting the ESX host to the correct time solved the problem. We do read, analyze and work to improve our content, products and services based off the feedback we receive. Labels: 2010 Backing Up Backup and Recovery Backup Exec Virtualization 0 Kudos Reply 1 Solution Accepted Solutions Accepted Solution! official site The answer was that the hosts Lesta_G Level 6 05-03-2012 06:06 PM Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content
Reply ShababJuly 14, 2015 at 10:05 amYou really saved my day.. SEE THE SOLUTION SMVI_Snapshots.bmp 746 KB Me too Tags: errorprotocolsmvisnapshotvmware View All (5) Reply 0 Kudos Options Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content amiller_1 Re: SMVI - Make sure you that check to enable disk consistency and turn off the memory snapshot. Please note that we cannot individually respond to all comments.
E.g. http://community.netapp.com/t5/Network-Storage-Protocols-Discussions/SMVI-A-general-system-error-occurred-Protocol-error-from-VMX/td-p/26839 thanks a lot for your tip. I have weekly snapshots and clones that are scheduled through vCenter. Then my question is why is smvi not committing these snapshots?
Protocol error from VMX Cause Please see the solution section of this article for specific causes and resolution. Check This Out PodcastDiscoLink-O-RamaArchive Blogs by CategoryCloud, Virtualization and ArchitectureApplications, OS and DatabasesAutomation, Scripting and DevelopmentCommunity and Thought LeadershipNetworking and SecurityBCP/DRReviewsVirtual Design Master#vFitTrainingAbout me and DiscoPosseEventsMedia and PrintOther GoodiesMusic and MediaFitness and I know it is responsilble for freezing and thawing the file system but what would cause it to fail? AE0580 Failed to backup Virtual Machine [xxxx] on ESX/VC server[xxxx].
More Information: Refer to: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc956120.aspx Steps to enable Debug for VMagent if required:- How to set Agent for Virtual Machine in Debug and what Logs to be collected for troubleshooting VMware Also to note there are three smvi snapshots already in snapshot manager that look like they have never been committed. Awaiting task 'CreateSnapshot' has failed. http://caribtechsxm.com/protocol-error/protocol-error-17.php Doing a quick search on VMWare forums states its a problem with a custom quiescing scripts http://communities.vmware.com/message/1016429#1016429- is this a problem with SMVI's script to trigger the VMWare snapshot?As a side
Typo comment CAPTCHAThis question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions. For more information refer ca_vcbpopulatedb.logavailable in the log folder under the client agent installation directory. You can then schedule it to run just a single time.
It looks like SMVI attempts to create the VMware snapshot and fails due to a protocol error from VMX. I imagine it could be the error is being thrown due to the existing smvi snapshots present. More information You can also try disabling the VSS component of VMware Tools to solve the issue, but only if the backed up VM does not run a database: Uninstall the I am not sure if the time is reset at the end of the job or that a standard windows time sync resets it Solved!
Reply 0 Kudos Options Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content ttrulis01 Re: SMVI - A general system error occurred: Protocol error from VMX 2009-08-14 12:15 PM Yes If I retry after the time has been reset, the job will fail again The time stays forward for the duration of the backup job. See the virtual machine's event log for details. Proudly Sponsored By GC On-DemandSubscribe to the BlogEnter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.
NFS or iSCSI/FC? (There's a specific config change for helping with snapshot timeouts if using NFS.)Also, do you ever have issues with snapshots taken manually through the VI client? It's run fine up to now right? Thanks alot, this was really helpfull Reply EricMay 6, 2013 at 8:48 amThat's great to hear! The file system sync driver is installed and VSS is not installed.
We do read, analyze and work to improve our content, products and services based off the feedback we receive. The virtual machine may be too busy to quiesce to take the snapshot" In the VMWare log - "A general system error occurred: Protocol error from VMX." Yet the machines that Notify me of new posts by email. Reply 0 Kudos Options Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content joshb Re: SMVI - A general system error occurred: Protocol error from VMX 2009-08-14 10:40 AM If
VMware failed to create a quiesced snapshot of the selected virtual machine. Resetting the ESX host to the correct time solved the problem. Contact Manager Please wait .. Petersburg GMT+03:00 :: Volgograd GMT+03:30 :: Tehran GMT+04:00 :: Abu Dhabi GMT+04:00 :: Baku GMT+04:00 :: Muscat GMT+04:00 :: Tbilisi GMT+04:00 :: Yerevan GMT+04:30 :: Kabul GMT+05:00 :: Ekaterinburg GMT+05:00 ::
You can also include a comment. I have this error while using VEEAM to backup a vm. So it looks like the sync driver was the issue although I am not sure why. VOX : Backup and Recovery : Backup Exec : Help - A general system error occurred: Protocol e...
To back up the machine, power off the machine before the process or uninstall the Volume Shadow Copy Services Support feature of VMware Tools from the VM. As to why it did not effect all the VMS on the host , i have no idea View solution in original post 0 Kudos Reply 1 Reply Accepted Solution! ReplyLEAVE A COMMENT Cancel replySign me up for the newsletter! for 1+3, enter 4.