Article number
000003435
Affected Versions
All
Source Hypervisor
All
Target Hypervisor
All

How to validate that there are not important active VMDKs leftovers on the old datastore:

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Root Cause

Needed to change the Datastore hardware and decommission the existing
7.0.1

Symptoms

Have disks on a Datastore and need to be sure that Zerto are not using those.
7.0.1

Solution

For validate that the disk that is going to be deleted is not listed on the exported CSV / XML (XML verification is preferred).

Use the VPG exported setting from the ZVM GUI and the ZertoDiagnostics.exe ("C:Program FilesZertoZerto Virtual ReplicationZertoDiagnostics.exe")> export will create ExportedSettings.xml

Also validate that the VMDK is not not attached to a VRA and that it's last access time is historic.
 
7.0.1