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    Tool to talk to all Hosts on the whole cluster

    I want to be able to deploy VMs, which automatically start on multiple hosts in my proxmox cluster. And I want to be able to change a VLAN on all VMs which have this specific VLAN configured with one script / one command. Does someone have a tool for cluster-wide deployments / cluster-wide...
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    [TUTORIAL] CheckMK local check for monitoring backup status

    Hi! I just wanted to share my script to monitor the backup status for the vms in Proxmox. It is written for use in CheckMK. You need to have the CheckMK linux client installed on proxmox. I should be easily adaptable for other systems like zabbix, nagios etc. You need to put the script in...
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    CloudImg VM won't boot, stuck at "starting serial terminal on interface serial0"

    I'm trying to automate the creation of VMs using cloudimg's and I've got a template and a clone created, but the clone VM won't start it just says "starting serial terminal on interface serial0". This is my script: wget...
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    Noob backup strategy

    TL;DR Is copying the datastore (the files) of PBS to a remote destination a sufficient backup solution? Can I use them files to recreate my VM on a new system if the old fails? How can approach automatically running a rclone command when a backup is done without knowing anything about scripting...
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    [SOLVED] Trying to automate the creation of virtual machines using ansible; "authorization on proxmox cluster failed with exception"

    This is my ansible playbook: --- - hosts: gluster-test become: true tasks: - name: Create new VM with minimal options community.general.proxmox_kvm: proxmox_default_behavior: 'no_defaults' api_user: 'root@pam' api_password: 'blahblahblah' api_host...
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    Post-Installation script

    Is there any way to run a post-installation script (bash) when a new VM is created using a fresh linux image or a template ? I want to create and setup Nginx/FTP (well LEMP) automatically when a new VM is created. I thought about creating a template with both of them installed but that will...


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