During test recovery, planned migration, and reprotect of recovery plans that contain vSphere Replication protection groups, the virtual machine synchronization step fails with an error.
- Log in to the Site Recovery Manager Server host.
- Open the vmware-dr.xml file in a text editor.
You find the vmware-dr.xml file in the C:\Program Files\VMware\VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager\config folder.
- Add a
<topology><drTaskCleanupTime>element to the vmware-dr.xml file.
You can add the
<topology>element anywhere at the top level in the
<Config>tags. Set the value of
<drTaskCleanupTime>to at least 300 seconds. If you set the logging level to trivia, set
<drTaskCleanupTime>to 1000 seconds.
<topology> <drTaskCleanupTime>1000</drTaskCleanupTime> </topology>
- Save and close the vmware-dr.xml file.
- Restart the Site Recovery Manager Server service to apply the new settings.