directory storage

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    proxmox | time out waiting for device

    Hello Experts, I am new to Proxmox, I have newly built a proxmox version 8. After creating a directory, I did reboot that machine and I encountered below error. "Timed out waiting for device" "Dependency failed for mnt-pve-backup" Disk Capacity : 1.8 TiB Disk : NVME also, I checked my...
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    partition hdd directory

    Hello, I need help guys. I have a separate 500GB HDD drive, I created it as a Directory through the GUI in ext4, created one partition /dev/sdc1, but did not find how to make a second partition /dev/sdc2 in the GUI. Is it possible to split a 250GB Directory disk into 2 partitions and how to do it?
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    Storage/Disk creation appears empty

    Hello guys, i have a problem. I need to connect my PBS to a PVE. To do this I need to create a Pool Storage/Disk. However, when trying to create it, it doesn't give me the option to select the disk. Both in directory mode and ZFS mode. * PBS was installed as ZFS(RAID10) on installation setup *...
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    Persistent directory mount

    Where does PVE store persistent mounts for directory storage? Looking for a config file. I'm testing a standalone instance in which the primary drive (running pve) fails and my directory storage has backup files. I'm able to reestablish LVM and zfs storage by copying the necessary items from...
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    [SOLVED] How to remove properly a FS (Directory)

    Hello, I am digging up a old subject : Deleting properly a FileSystem. I know that there is a very similar subjet here but the solution is for a Datastore not for a FS. I am unable to recreate a FS with the same name of a FS that I have previously deleted. Here is the full procedure : # List...
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    Unable to active Storage -Directory is expected to be a mount point but is not mounted

    HI Guys i am new to Proxmox, i took my hardrive out put it back in now im getting this error message, any suggestion please?
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    [SOLVED] Live migration to directory should ask if I want to use raw or qcow2 images

    Hi, I am new to pve and pbs, so maybe I have not fully taken advantage of all the features available. I have 2 systems configured as a cluster. One server uses a thin provisioned LVM for VM disks and everything works fine. PBS can work with snapshot mode. The other server uses a directory for...


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