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Veeam | kb2903

KB2903: vSphere 5.5/6.0 VM Backup fails with "Exception of type 'Veeam.Backup.AgentProvider.AgentClosedException' was thrown"

Last update date:

7/22/2021

Affected products:

Veeam Backup & Replication

Affected releases:

9.5

Fixed releases:

No fixed releases provided.

Description:

Challenge

When backing up a VM within an environment running vSphere 5.5 or vSphere 6.0 the job fails with:

Cause

This failure is related to a known issue affecting VMware Virtual Disk Development Kit (VDDK) 6.0. VDDK 6.0 is used by Veeam Backup & Replication to access VMs running in Vsphere 5.5 and 6.0.

Solution

Disable IPv6 on all network interfaces of the Veeam Backup Proxies.

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