Orphaned Snapshot Email False Warnings

Monitoring and reporting for Veeam Backup & Replication, VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V

Orphaned Snapshot Email False Warnings

Veeam Logoby andrew.wright » Thu Nov 17, 2016 9:34 am

Hi Community

This is my first post so please be gentle with me ;)

When VEEAM Backup & Replication creates backups of VMware VM's VEEAM One creates a false Orphaned Snapshot report.

There are no snapshots present before the backup takes place so it would appear that VEEAM Backup & Replication creates a snapshot but holds on to it for just a little bit too long and an orphaned snapshot error email is fired off.

Is there any way to lenghten the time before it reports the orphaned snapshot?

vShpere 5.5
VEEAM Backup and Replication 9.0.0.1715
VEEAM One 9.0.0.2088

Thanks
Andrew
andrew.wright
Lurker
 
Posts: 1
Liked: never
Joined: Thu Nov 17, 2016 9:12 am
Full Name: Andrew Wright

Re: Orphaned Snapshot Email False Warnings

Veeam Logoby Shestakov » Thu Nov 17, 2016 11:01 am

Hi Andrew and welcome to the community!
Check Rules tab of the alarm. You can set the snapshot age there.
Shestakov
Veeam Software
 
Posts: 5145
Liked: 430 times
Joined: Wed May 21, 2014 11:03 am
Location: Saint Petersburg
Full Name: Nikita Shestakov

Re: Orphaned Snapshot Email False Warnings

Veeam Logoby Vitaliy S. » Fri Nov 18, 2016 10:58 am

Actually, orphaned snapshot should only be triggered after backup/replication job is finished. Can you please tell us how much time VM snapshot removal task takes for the VM in question?
Vitaliy S.
Veeam Software
 
Posts: 19974
Liked: 1145 times
Joined: Mon Mar 30, 2009 9:13 am
Full Name: Vitaliy Safarov


Return to Veeam ONE



Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest