Vmware backup job fails with error: 0Xe0009574 - Unable to create a snapshot of the virtual machine
|Article:TECH160152|||||Created: 2011-05-16|||||Updated: 2013-11-19|||||Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH160152|
Vmware backup job fails with error: 0Xe0009574 - Unable to create a snapshot of the virtual machine. The virtual machine may be too busy to quiesce to take the snapshot.
VMware Debug Log Errors:
[fsys\shared] - vddkCreateVMWareSnapshot(): vmcCreateSnapshotreported: Permission to perform this operation was denied., <0X0>
[fsys\shared] - LP_ENV::createVMWareSnapshot(): failed, result = 0Xe0009574
This error may occur if the account used for the backup does not have enough permission to transport a snapshot.
This error may also occur if the vStorage APIs are not install on the vCenter / ESX server.
1. Verify that the account used for backup has the proper permissions in vCenter / ESX and on the Backup Exec server.
2. Verify that the vStorage APIs are installed on the vCenter / ESX server. If not please contact VMWare to purchase the appropriate license.
Refer to the related documents to set the required permissions.
Unable to create a snapshot of the virtual machine. The virtual machine may be too busy to quiesce to take the snapshot.
Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH160152