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  1. Should there always be lock files in the /var/lock/* folders?

    I was doing some server maintenance today and migrating some containers/VMs and twice I ran into issues with migration due to the following error: TASK ERROR: can't lock file '/var/lock/pve-manager/pve-migrate-xxx' - got timeout This happened with 2 different servers and 2 different...
  2. Migrating between nodes with different network configurations

    I have 4 nodes that are all currently setup with vmbr0 and all VMs/Containers are connected to vmbr0. Migration works well between all of the nodes. One of the nodes I am planning on converting to a bonded network so VMs/containers will be connected to bond0 for this node. How will migration...
  3. Proxmox VE 7.0 Installation Error

    I tried installing Proxmox using the 7.0 installer and I received the following error: bootloader setup errors: - unable to init ESP and install proxmox-boot loader on '/dev/sdb2' Hardware - ASUS H97M-E/CSM - i7-4790t - 32GB RAM - 1TB SATA drive - 250G M.2 Samsung 850 EVO Installation details...
  4. Replication with secure SSH configuration (root login disabled/pw auth disabled)

    I am setting up a new proxmox cluster for my homelab and I would like to use replication for some of my critical VMs. However for all of my servers, one of the first changes I make is to modify the SSH Server to disable root logins and to disable password authentication. This seems to break...


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