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symmpi 9 error on VMs

king daddy
king daddy asked
Last Modified: 2012-03-26

a few of my VMs (including Veeam and Exchange) are reporting this error:

Source: symmpi
Category: None
Event ID: 9

The device, \Device\Scsi\symmpi1, did not respond within the timeout period.

It has happened 8 times since Feb 10 2012, with the most recent at 5:30 am this morning on both Veeam and Exchange.

the VMs are all on one host (ESX 4), VMs on the other host (ESXi 5) do not show this error. I read some stuff about SCSI problems but am still a little confused.

any help appreciated - thanks
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