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Vmware Proxy Deployer fails to deploy proxy with Failed to call the OVA URL

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Problem description

This error can be experienced if we are not able to connect to



[INFO] ova_path /root/ovas/Druva_Phoenix_BackupProxy_vcenter_latest.ova

[INFO] roboSyncer: Sending log to Phoenix server with message : 'Downloading the backup proxy OVA file.'

[INFO] Downloading OVA

[ERROR] Failed to call the OVA URL -

[ERROR] Error <class 'requests.exceptions.ConnectionError'>:HTTPSConnectionPool(host='', port=443): Max retries exceeded with url: /downloads/Phoenix/VMware/vcenter/Druva_Phoenix_BackupProxy_vcenter_latest.ova (Caused by NewConnectionError('<urllib3.connection.HTTPSConnection object at 0x7f5d85cf4f50>: Failed to establish a new connection: [Errno 110] Connection timed out',)). Traceback -Traceback (most recent call last):


If there is a firewall in the environment then allow “*” from the firewall to connect the URL (