Gaia "Cloning Groups" are not supported on Security Gateway in VSX mode
||VSX, Enterprise Appliances
||R75.40VS, R76, R77, R77.10, R77.20, R77.30, R80.10
|Platform / Model
||2000, 4000, 12000 VSX, 13000, 21000 VSX, IP1280, IP2450, Intel/PC, Power-1, UTM-1, VSX-1
GAIA9999 Cloning Group cannot be enabled while VSX is enabled" error if configuring Gaia Cloning Groups on Security Gateway in VSX mode.
Gaia Cloning Groups are not supported in VSX mode.
No fix is required; the system is functioning as designed.
Gaia Cloning Groups let you manage multiple Gaia devices from the Gateways view in SmartDashboard.
A Cloning Group is a collection of Gaia gateways that share the same OS configuration and settings for a set of shared features. OS configuration and the configuration of shared features is automatically synchronized between the member gateways - a configuration change in one of the members is automatically propagated to other members.
This solution has been verified for the specific scenario, described by the combination of Product, Version and Symptoms. It may not work in other scenarios.