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 So it looks like the sync driver was the issue although I am not sure why. It's run fine up to now right? It was only when thet backup was run that the error occurredStange but true catergory 1791Views Tags: none (add) vmxContent tagged with vmx, quiesceContent tagged with quiesce This content has been http://caribtechsxm.com/protocol-error/protocol-error-17.php
For more information refer backup job log available in the logfolder under the client agent installation directory. http://kb.vmware.com/kb/1007346 and http://kb.vmware.com/kb/1037071 ?Even though that the VMware Tools isn't configured to sync time with the host, it still happens during snaps, migrations etc... 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 - I have weekly snapshots and clones that are scheduled through vCenter. https://kb.vmware.com/kb/1007346
Solved! No Yes Did this article save you the trouble of contacting technical support? Disabling may make the issue go away. You can then schedule it to run just a single time.
Contact Manager Please wait .. Integrating Support Chat Sales Chat Obtain License Copyright ©2016 Arcserve (USA), LLC and its affiliates and subsidiaries. Instead, go to the Scheduled Tasks page and create a new scheduled task to create a snapshot of the VM.
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 Log Cache ends VCB_COM Log Cache ends SnapshotVM returned -1. You may also refer to the English Version of this knowledge base article for up-to-date information. https://communities.vmware.com/thread/400746?tstart=0 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
Reinstall VMware Tools.My guess is that either the VSS or sync drivers are causing issues on that VM. 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 http://kb.vmware.com/kb/1189/Rubeck Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 2. Is it set up to use VSS or the sync driver?Two tests you could try would beDisable VMware Tools VSS and sync drivers.Remove VMware Tools.
We need to involve the VMware team to get this issue resolved. http://discoposse.com/2010/09/05/vmware-tip-protocol-error-from-vmx/ Close Sign In Print Article Products Article Languages Subscribe to this Article Manage your Subscriptions Problem VMware snapshot backup jobs are failing with status 156. It is possible that updates have been made to the original version after this document was translated and published. Let us know Loading×Sorry to interruptCSS ErrorRefreshLogo Community Forums Veeam products and related data center technologies Skip to content Board index ‹ Products ‹ Veeam Backup & Replication ‹ VM backup
Thank you! Check This Out I know it is responsilble for freezing and thawing the file system but what would cause it to fail? Then my question is why is smvi not committing these snapshots? Description: The problem was found performing quiesced snapshot of a Windows virtual machine and the following entries are seen in the ca_vcbpopulatedb.log : Snapshot creation failed for the VM[..]
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I imagine it could be the error is being thrown due to the existing smvi snapshots present. Solution This issue is out of scope of NetBackup support. Reinstalling VMware Tools may fix the actual issue.Josh Reply 0 Kudos Options Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content ttrulis01 Re: SMVI - A general system error occurred:
You did uncheck the "Snapshot virtual machine's memory" when testing this right?I do believe that this option is excluded when your backup software hits the vStorage API to take a snap Reply RichardMay 14, 2015 at 5:07 pmExcelente… me tomo semanas encontrar una solucion hasta que llegue aca… me funciona de maravillas..Muchas Gracias. GMT+13:00 :: Wellington GMT+14:00 :: Samoa About Arcserve Contact Us Events/ Webcasts Social Community News and Press Free Trial Sign Up Support Home Documentation Licensing Downloads Blogs Sign in Submit a 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
Notify me of new posts by email. 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 gets the Re: A general system error occurred: Protocol error from VMX Rubeck Jun 13, 2012 12:00 AM (in response to Lesta) Hi..I know this thread is a few days old, but here have a peek here Attachment Products Subscribe to Article Search Survey Did this article answer your question or resolve your issue?
Vitaliy S. Have you looked at these KB articles to see if there's somthing in there which applies to your VMs and setup..