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    [TUTORIAL] Automatically Enable/Disable Datastores to a secondary Proxmox Host depending on host availability

    Hey All, I just wanted to chime in on this in case anyone else is in a similar situation. I have a Primary Proxmox host that runs all my VMs and network storage, and a Secondary Proxmox Backup host that I only turn on every so often to backup my Primary host over to, but otherwise keep it off...
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    Datastore creation

    Hello. I have just installed PBS for the first time. I have done it in a 2-disk physical computer. During the installation I chose to mirror the two disks (ZFS-RAIS1). Everything looks good. On the GUI I see I have: /dev/sda, /dev/sdb (Storage/Disks > Disks) No directory (Storage/Disks >...
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    Timeout on boot: old datastore is a dependency

    Hello, Curious what I can do to solve this issue. I have been rooting around in PBS, attempting to get my first backups running. Initially, I created a datastore using a single partition on a 6TB disk, named Store1. After walking away for awhile, I changed my mind, and decided to remove that...
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    Backup datastore on NAS

    Hi, I want to backup the PBS datastore ( located in '/datastore' ) every day on my NAS (Synology) in case of hardware failure. Do i need more that rsync the '/datastore' and '/etc/proxmox-backup' folders on my NAS to accomplish this ? Thank you.
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    Adding Storage and managing Datastore Locations

    Hello everybody, Is it difficult to add storage and move the data store locations? Is it as simple as adding storage and changing the data store mount location or moving it over? Is there documentation or online tutorials for this? If this is going to be a backup server, managing storage and...


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