backup desaster recovery

  1. A

    [SOLVED] Import disks from old Proxmox VE installation

    Hi, recently, one of my hosts died since the drive went corrupt. I installed Proxmox to a new Drive and was able to restore the VM configurations and else use a backup I had luckily done a month before the drive went corrupt. All of my VMs are now back up and running, but I had to manually...
  2. UdoB

    [SOLVED] How to restore a VM from encrypted PBS via CLI?

    Good morning, this is for preparation of a desaster recovery, I am just evaluating ways to handle a problematic situation. Let's assume I have a dead PVE a working PBS another PVE Node (in another unrelated Cluster) to run a restored VM; already connected to PBS - but with a different...
  3. G

    how to identify PVE type and attach existing backup drive to new PVE installation

    Hi, my previous installation looked like that: /dev/nvme0n1 for LVM and LVM-Thin (system and all VM were installed on them) /dev/sda1 was used for backup /dev/nvme0n1 was corrupted and was replaced - I installed PVE on the identical new nvme0n1 - in the attached pdf you find some screenshots...
  4. M

    [SOLVED] Adding existing disk from storage to vm

    I've a VM with two disks. The first disk is small and contains the configuration of my cloud service. The second is about 2,5 TB large contains the data and is therfore excluded from backup (What Could Possibly Go Wrong?). Now i needed to restore the backup and my second disk is detached and no...
  5. M

    Proxmox Backup cannot restore

    Hi Guys We are using v5.4-3, is there any way to restore a backup to a different name or location without have to over write the live vm?
  6. rholighaus

    ZFS snapshots and replication: Sufficient as backup?

    Hi all, We are currently running a PVE cluster with multiple machines and serve about 15 LXC containers and 10 VMs. We are using PVE replication (every 15min) to onsite PVE machines and znapzend to create hourly snapshots that are also replicated off site. This should protect us against a...
  7. D

    Cloud or Remote Backup

    Hi, Currently we are using NSF storage for Backup in the same Datacenter. We would like to back our all Proxmox VMs to different Datacenter. Are there any replication software available like VMware vSphere Replication? What you guys are using and what is your suggestion? Any advice and...
  8. J

    Incremental backup on promox

    Hi all, I didn't find any solution for Incremental backup on Promox. I found a tool it was Bacula. Someone has used bacula kvm virtulization to incremental backup.? Any help would be appreciated.
  9. W

    Cluster or not ... what's the better strategy for a backup server?

    Hi. Currentliy I have a 2-node-cluster with one "main-server" and one "backup/desaster-server". They are in a 2-node-cluster. My question is: What's the better strategy for a desaster recovery? Let's say that our main-server has some kind of hardware failure and won't start any more. (Of course...


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