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  1. Handling of physical disk attached to VM

    Hi, I am not sure if this is a bug or missing feature but basically no disk operations are possible with attached disk to a VM. The main issue are: - backup fails INFO: starting new backup job: vzdump 783 --notes-template '{{guestname}}' --node hyper-convergence --remove 0 --storage...
  2. How to add parameters to proxmox influxDB exporter?

    Hi, I would like to add CPU, HDD temperature, ZFS usage and other hardware related metrics to InfluxDB. I am already using the PVE metrics server exporter. I would like to know if there is a possibility to include the plugins I want to the default metrics exporter? I assume that you are using...
  3. [SOLVED] PVE vs PBS backup retention policies?

    Hello, I am backing up my VMs to PBS. Previously I think there was recommendation to control backup the retention policy from the PBS. With the new more flexible scheduler in 7.1 I would like to set a "snapshot like" backup for some VMs every 30 min and retain them for maximum a few days. This...
  4. Gmail stubbornly puts PVE backup status mails to spam

    Hi, as in the title, gmail is constantly putting the PVE backup status emails to spam. I have rule to apply label on this mails and it is applied, I have added the email of my server in my contacts, I marked every mail as "Not a SPAM", but it still continues. The issue seems to be that I have a...
  5. [SOLVED] VM backup with pbs client without PVE

    The pbs client is available on different platforms and I was planning to use for KVM VM backups without PVE. But after checking how the PVE backups work it seems the vm backup magic is mainly in the vzdump script. Besides backup the VMs images from qcow2 files, is there any there API for backing...
  6. [SOLVED] Expanding rpool to bigger disk

    Hi, I have installed ProxMox 6.1 on mirrored pool with systemd-boot. I wanted to migrate to bigger single disk but I think I screwed up the sequence of operations. This is what I have done so far: - Initial state: - mirrored rpool 2x250GB - autoexpand=off - Executed operations: - dd...
  7. ProxMox 5 -> 6 (host migration)

    Hi, I want to migrate my ProxMox 5 host to 6 and use UEFI boot. ASFAIK there is no direct migration path between 5 legacy boot to 6 UEFI boot. I would like to know how much of the old host I can migrate? Can i transfer the statistics as well? I assume copying the /etc/pve/* should cover the...
  8. IPMI not accessible through the ProxMox virtual switch

    Hello, I have Supermicro MB X11SPi-TF with IPMI. The IPMI has separate port but I would like to access it over one of the MB network ports. This port is also used for entry point for the proxmox host. I am using pfSense VM with 4x 1Gb Intel nics passed to the pfSense VM. The pfSense and the NIC...
  9. [SOLVED] No network on some LXC containers

    Hello, at some point in ProxMox 5 development my Ubuntu LXC containers lost network. There is no network on Centos/Fedora/Ubuntu containers. Debian/Alpine/Tyrnkey-images are having connectivity. I have tried with static IPs and DHCP for the existing and new containers but the result is the...
  10. Cloning a VM from snapshot - not working

    Hello, I am getting the following error "Full clone feature is not available at /usr/share/perl5/PVE/API2/Qemu.pm line 2441. (500)" when trying to clone a VM by giving different snapshot than the current as bases for the new VM. Cloning works as expected when I choose "current" as the original...
  11. 'virtio-9p-pci' is not a valid device model name

    Hello, It seems one of the later updates to ProxMox since 4-th of February has dropped the support virtio-9p-pci. It was working with no problem before that. This is very useful for mounting config drives for CoreOS configuration. Is this a bug or the support is dropped permanently? I am...

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