Error opening the snapshot disks using given transport mode: Status 23.
We are using Netbackup 7 and are attempting to backup a vmware client via fiber when we receive the following error:
"Error opening the snapshot disks using given transport mode: Status 23."
The VMware guide states the following for this error:
"If the VMware backup host cannot access the VMware datastore by means of
The response is pretty obvious ... The transfer type can easily be changed from the policy, although we have it set to SAN for a reason.
Master server - Windows 2003
Media server / Host backup server - Windows 2008
VMware ESX 4.0
Both media and vmware host are in two different zones, although the shared snapshot disk is located on the SAN which both have access to.
Any recommendations? Is there a port that needs to be opened on my media server to allow the message to work?