I have stopped replication for a VM on vSphere 5.5 environment, when i try to configure the replication again, i get this error below:
I have followed the following VMWare KB:
when I try to access VRMS 188.8.131.52 MOB URL: https://IP_address_of_primnary_VRM_server:8043/mob/?moid=GID ??? ... with my parameters i get nothing
If you haven't already done so, try using the DR-site Replication MOB also. Usually, this error is caused by a stale entry in only one of the Replication databases. So if it's not showing in the Production site, try the other one.
ok for me.
I found that the GID was to be found from /opt/vmware/hms/logs/hms.log on the replication server.
look for "ERROR" in that file.
then use the URL to invoke the "destroy" method as per kb VMware KB: Enabling Replication for a virtual machine may fail due to stale replication group GIDs i...