The entire size of VMDK files is backed up when backing up VMware virtual machine with thin-provisioned disks

Article:TECH206673  |  Created: 2013-05-28  |  Updated: 2014-01-28  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH206673
Article Type
Technical Solution


Issue



The entire size of VMDK files is backed up when backing up a VMware virtual machine with thin-provisioned disks using the Agent for VMware Virtual Infrastructure (AVVI).


Solution



A hotfix is now available for this issue in the current version(s) of the product(s) mentioned in this article. Refer to the Hotfix link under Related Documents at the end of this article to obtain the hotfix needed to resolve the issue.

Backup Exec 2010 R3 Rev 5204 Service Pack 4 (TECH208828).

 

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AVVI: The entire size of VMDK files is backed up when backing up VMware virtual machine with thin-provisioned disks




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