Article number
000003457
Affected Versions
All
Source Hypervisor
VMware
Target Hypervisor
VMware

Error: “Error in receive lease to execute the deploy operation. Check for errors in vCenter.” when Attempting to Install VRA

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Summary

An administrator may find a VRA install fails on an ESXi host due to the deploy operation not receiving a lease and to check into vCenter for errors.

Root Cause

This can be caused by an incorrect "/scratch" location set for the host itself. 

Symptoms

When customer attempts to install a VRA to an ESXi host they see the following error in Zerto:

Error in receive lease to execute the deploy operation. Check for errors in vCenter.

The following error can be found in vCenter as well:

Invalid operation for device X

Solution

To workaround this issue, kindly follow this VMware KB.