dd command

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    How to copy / clone a VM on a physical disk ?

    Hello, I have a Virtual Machine on a distant server that I want to clone with the exact amount of data into a physical disk. I tried to dd the command to copy the virtual image and tried to transfert ip to another distant machine through a ssh connection. dd if=/dev/sda | gzip -1 - | ssh...
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    VMDK in Proxmox

    Hallo Zusammen, ich würde gerne eine VMWare Centos VM in Proxmox importieren. Leider klappt das nicht ganz. Anbei meine Schritte, was ich alles gemacht habe. 1. Server ausgeschalten 2. Ich habe mit scp von dem esx Server die Server.vmdk und die Server-flat vmdk auf den Proxmox Server...
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    [Solved] Unable to Install PVE 5.2 from CD/USB

    Hello all! I have been looking for a Home Server OS that will let me integrate virtualization, docker containers, and file serving. After looking for something for several weeks, I am very excited about everything I have seen and heard about Proxmox. Imagine my frustration and disappointment...
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    [SOLVED] Testing ZFS performance inside lxc container (mysql)

    Hi, I just built a ZFS pool with one SSD drive for testing purposes. Then I created 1 VM and 1 LXC container using this ZFS pool. So, inside KVM, I made a simple test : root@debian:~# dd if=/dev/zero of=here bs=4k count=10k oflag=direct 10240+0 enregistrements lus 10240+0 enregistrements...
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    correct percent data used after backup and restore disk

    Do you know answer for this question: https://unix.stackexchange.com/questions/403103/correct-percent-data-used-after-backup-and-restore-disk
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    dd command or clonezilla for Proxmox VE 4

    I read that there is a recommendation manually install debian install and pve on top of it, if you want to clone the Proxmox (https://forum.proxmox.com/threads/reinstall-proxmox-without-format.26221/#post-131672). But the clonezilla or dd command could not be used for this in a direct...


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