configuration

  1. Difficulty with OOM / CGroups

    Hi All, Coming from 20 years as a professional in Windows (2 years of hands-on Linux) I'm having issues with fully grasping cgroups. I recently upgraded my server cluster and am I encountering OOM kills regularly (a few times per day). I have a single cgroup (just out-of-the-box config). My...
  2. [SOLVED] Who should run ZFS volume: Proxmox or virtual file server ?

    Hi all, I am currently planing to virtualize my private/personal OpenMediaVault server (OMV) as I plan to run more (virtual) servers in the future. Currently, OMV is installed on a single SDD (with regular backups, I might add redundancy in the future) and runs a ZFS pool on "traditional" hard...
  3. habitats-tech

    [TUTORIAL] If you are new to PVE, read this first; it might assist you with choices as you start your journey

    I have created this post with the hope it can assist newcomers, and not only, with decision making. This post uses acronyms and is a preamble to a full set of articles which are best viewed on my portal, as I provide full online glossary, links, graphics and easy to follow instructions. In any...
  4. Between Proxmox, OPNSense configuration

    There are 4 Ethernet port on my PC, port1 is the Proxmox VE console page, port2 idle. port3 and port4 for OPNSense. OPNsense uses port3 LAN, port4 WAN. The LAN is connected to the WiFi router, and all the WiFi devices able to access the internet. The problem is that only Proxmox VE cannot...
  5. Proxmox / GlusterFS - Volume configuration

    Hello everybody, First of all, a big thank you to the Proxmox developer community. I have been using Proxmox for several years now with GlusterFS and it works perfectly.Exactly, I'm using a Proxmox cluster of 3 Proxmox servers with a GlusterFS cluster for identical storage on each Proxmox...
  6. Keyboard keys do not register at boot time

    Hi, I have a Proxmox server running in a computer tower. I am using display cable to get the screen of the VM on monitor. I am running windows 10 and using bitlocker to encrypt it. At boot time when bitlock asks for the password, my keyboard keys become unresponsive and I have to enter the...
  7. No such logical volume pve/vm-998-disk-2 at /usr/share/perl5/PVE/Storage/LvmThinPlugin.pm line 219.

    Hi Everyone, I created a VM1 with two scsi hard disks (scsi0 and scsi1). It crashed for some reason then I created another vm2 and assigned the vm1-scsi1 disk to vm 2. After that I was able to access all the data present in vm1-scsi1 through vm2. But then I deleted the VM1 and now when I try to...
  8. DynFi User

    [TUTORIAL] Installing an Open Source Firewall on Proxmox-VE 7.3

    DynFi company is a Proxmox-VE partner and also the developer of the DynFi Firewall, a new, modern Open Source Firewall. Since Proxmox-VE and DynFi Firewall are very complementary, we thought that It would be nice to provide end-users with a Screencast detailing the steps required to create a...
  9. Help for new configuration

    Hi, i'm new to Proxmox and i need some help. I am trying to create a new configuration on my server and I have done some research but I have some questions left. The goal is to run 5-6 vms Windows and Linux. 2x DC, DNS, DHCP (WS2019) 1x File Server without Database (WS2019) 1x Game Server like...
  10. Newbie Questions: How do I start?

    I'm not sure yet exactly what questions to ask... The most fundamental is - are there any sites (including pay sites) which have good tutorials (ideally video, or alternatively written) on setting up and working with PVE environments? Or do I learn from blogs and the Q&A sites such as these...
  11. Can't get IP address to interface

    Hello Before few days I was working on some project and I was able to connect with GUI on server. After few days I tuned on server and I see that it does not have IP address on interface eno1. I tried same stuff as before few days, checked cables and ethernet ports and nothing is working...
  12. Proper storage setup

    Hey virtualizers, Alright so I want to wrap my head around a proper storage setup when setting up ProxMox. I installed in on metal, on a Xeon W 3670, my boot SSD is a 1TB WD Blue with a 2TB Seagate HDD. So, should I be using ext fs? I'm not setting up any RAID volumes, so I don't know that I'll...
  13. Proxmox Configuration DNSBL SITES

    Hi, everybody, i just want to know how to configure the DNSBL Sites, for example in spamhaus site how can i know the correct url that i have to write in the text box?, in resume in my default settings i have...
  14. How to enable QEMU Barrier KVM client per VM without breaking the Proxmox configuration system?

    Hi, we want to use Barrier KVM to control multiple VMs from one PC without having to fiddle around with hardware KVM switches. Installing the distribution Barrier packages on CLI systems makes no sense as the dependencies will install all the X11 stuff. QEMU has an integrated Barrier client...
  15. 3d Acceleration Proxmox

    How can I enable the 3d acceleration to my VM to have a better performance?
  16. taich

    Backup of pve config files

    Since I could not find a way to backup most important pve config files, I made this little script. It creates a tar file of most important config files and sends the file to an email address. May be someone can use. #!/bin/bash # apt install mutt # RECIPIENT=user@example.com...
  17. help with first setup of new hdds

    Hi guys. I'm building my first server and I started just trying some VMs, learning Docker, learning how to passthrough iGPU and so. main specs: i5 10400 (6/12) 16gb ddr4 ram (I plan to put 16gb more) Now I bought 2 4TB NAS disks and I want to start pouring data there. I will tell you my plan...
  18. Guidance and opinions for Proxmox with PfSense Build for selfhosting 2 VM WebServers

    I don't have Proxmox and PfSense experience, but have watched a couple of YouTube videos about setup. Wonder if I can get any opinions and guidance from anyone with more experiance on a small self-hosting web hosting solution I’m imminently looking to setup. Networking Modem -> PFsense Box ->...
  19. Validation/Options for Proxmox with PfSense Build Home Webserver Hosting

    I don't have Proxmox and PfSense experience, but have watched a couple of YouTube videos about setup. Wonder if I can get any opinions from anyone with more experiance on a small self-hosted web hosting solution I’m imminently looking to setup. Networking Modem -> PFsense Box -> Managed Switch...
  20. Need Help - Proxmox with pfSense (1x NIC, 2x IPv4)

    Hello, I have rented a dedicated server. I have proxmox installed on it. Now I want to use pfSense as firewall and for internal routing of the other VMs. My goal is to: - An IPv4 for the host on which proxmox runs and is callable on the internet over it. - An IPv4 for the VM of pfSense, so...

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