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    Need Help with Proxmox Boot Issue

    Hey everyone, I’m encountering a bit of a snag with my Proxmox setup and could use some guidance. Here’s the situation: I have two NVMe SSDs in my Desktop: one with Proxmox installed and the other with Windows. When I unplug the Proxmox SSD and attach the Windows SSD, everything works fine...
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    LXC won't start

    Hello, Ran into a problem with my Proxmox VE. My LXC container, which is my go-to NAS, just won’t boot up after a reboot. Here’s the error it’s throwing at me: run_buffer: 322 Script exited with status 32 lxc_init: 844 Failed to run lxc.hook.pre-start for container "100" __lxc_start: 2027...
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    Migrating to a New Node Fails

    Hi all, I'm having an issue that happens sometimes where when I create a new VM and migrate it to another node of mine (pve12-test -> pve11-test). VM created with: qm create 1170 --memory 1024 --net0 virtio,bridge=vmbr0 --scsihw virtio-scsi-pci --onboot=1 --ostype l26 && qm set 1170--scsi0...
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    Boot Failed: Linux Boot Manager (2x NVMe on PCI cards on Dell PowerEdge R730)

    Hey, So I am trying to install Proxmox on two Samsung 980 SSD 500GB that is on two RaidSonic ICY BOX IB-PCI208-HS. I am running this on a Dell PowerEdge R730. I am finding them in the install and setting them up as ZFS RAID1. But when i am trying to boot i am only getting the error: Booting...
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    Proxmox Fails Boot - No Error

    Good morning, all! This is my first post here, and I'm only making it because I truly couldnt figure this one out on my own. The other day I shut down my 3 nodes in my homelab server rack to unplug it and get all the dust behind and around it. Upon rebooting, my main node seems to have failed...
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    After PVE 7.4 upgrade, booting could not find vmlinuz-5.15.131-2-pve

    I performed a standard update on my 7.4 proxmox server to get the latest deb11 patches. I did not see any errors during the upgrade, but after rebooting the box for the new kernel, I got this error: Booting `Proxmox VE GNU/Linux` Loading Linux 5.15.131-2-pve... error: file...
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    [SOLVED] [Critical issue] Proxmox won't boot and UEFI boot sequence takes minutes

    Hello everyone. I'd like to ask you for help with my proxmox setup. I will first describe my story and after then the errors. The story: Today i was about to install Hassio so i found nice script that would do it for me (my friend installed it the same way and it is okay so far). It immediately...
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    Windows 11 - KB5031455 (2023-10 Cumulative Update Preview) boots to recovery mode

    Anyone else run into this? Windows 11 Pro/64 on latest proxmox, installing the above update, the VM boots into windows recovery mode, none of the repair options seem to work. Restore from backup and tested several times - installing KB5031455 causes this everytime. Have latest Virtio (240)...
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    [SOLVED] Proxmox boot issue

    Hello everyone, I had installed a new LSI 9207-8e a couple days ago and everything was pretty good. A number of reboots were done since the hardware install. The plan was to eventually pass it through to a VM. I had done some reading and found many saying that I should add...
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    Proxmox stuck on Remount Root and Kernel File Systems.

    Hi, I recently went through an outage and when booting Proxmox I get whats in the attachment. And is just stuck after it trying to Remount. Sometimes it gives a VGA output after next, but then stays on that too. Can't figure out a fix.
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    [SOLVED] Bootloop after upgrading to PVE 8

    Hello, I just upgraded from PVE 7 to 8 following the doc, the check list has no errors nor warnings. However, when rebooting after the upgrade, I tried to login physically, I didn't have time to finish writing the password and it rebooted by itself. Second boot I wrote the password and it...
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    [SOLVED] PVE not booting after Ceph installation

    I have a three-node cluster with PVE8 and Ceph installed. The names are pfsense-1, pfsense-2 and r730. I have been running PVE for about a year and recently installed Ceph on these nodes. It worked well, but when I reboot the r730 node, it won't boot (I waited for 15 hours). I reinstalled the...
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    Stuck at EFI stub

    Hi everyone, I've been using Proxmox for a few years now and I've been extremely happy with it. I'm making a new deployment on a Dell Poweredge r530 Server and I'm having some strange problems. I had previously used Proxmox 7.4 with no issues at all, however a fresh Proxmox 8.0 install is giving...
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    [SOLVED] ZFS causes kernel panic after power outage

    Hello all, I am running a Proxmox server on version 7-1.2, few days ago i have experienced a power outage which causes system to fail at boot. When i connect a monitor to display, i saw that ZFS triggers kernel panic and system boot stucks. After that i have booted into recovery kernel, and...
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    Proxmox server not booting -- I'm lost

    Howdy y'all. I've had a debian 8 Proxmox server set up for a while and hosted on a Kimsufi machine. Recently (yesterday) the Proxmox web UI was no longer accessible after a reboot. I've tried booting into a rescue OS within Kimsufi to see if I can see into the lvs filesystem, but I can only...
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    Proxmox host boot access beyond end of device

    Hi, Last night my proxmox host shut down due to a very hot cpu. I have a new fan right now, and temperature is okay now. However, my proxmox host doesnt' boot anymore. The boot hangs with messages like these sd 1:0:0:0: [sdb] tag#0 access beyond end of device I/O error, dev sdb, sector xxxxx...
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    Screen stuck at 'Loading initial ramdisk' but the system is working normally

    Hello, I am using PVE 7.3-1 with GPU Passthrough. It was booting well before. Recently I have made two modifications: 1. My server has one SSD and two HDDs. PVE is installed in SSD. Recently I installed Windows 10 in one of the HDDs. 2. Before my server has 32GB x 1 of memory. Recently I...
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    be2net fail after connecting datastore over iSCSI

    Hi guys! I have cluster with servers and blade servers. At the moment I'm trying connect Dell VNX7600 datastore over iSCSI, with servers connected without problems, but after connecting to blade and rebooting I got boot fail (Screen attached) I've tried delete wwid and routes to datastore but...
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    Nach Migration von VMWare: "Booting from disk ..."

    Guten Tag, ich bin im Prozess die Virtualisierung komplett von VMWare auf Proxmoxx in unserer FIrma umzustellen. Über 40 VMs sind erfolgreich und ohne Probleme migriert. Es hakt nur noch an einer einzigen, welche eine virtuelle Telefonanlage betreibt (Innovaphon virtual appliance, aka ipva...
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    [SOLVED] PVE Fails to load past 'Loading initial ramdisk...'

    Hi! This morning my PVE server stopped booting correctly, seems like this happened after a restart or something on its own as it's on a UPS and I never restart it without ensuring it works after. I've followed some other posts on this same issue but none have resolved it. I believe im using...


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