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  1. Error Adding Datastore, HWraid, 5.2 TiB

    ProxMox Backup server is a thing of my dreams, I recently built this exact system to test with much smaller 240GB drives (Under 1TB) and did some testing adding to my clusters and it worked amazingly. I have since completely rebuilt the system as well as reinstalled PBS with the newer 4x 1.92TB...
  2. [SOLVED] SSD No Longer Mounted

    Unfortunately, this was a mistake made by another tech, I'm just left to pick up the pieces, he had an SSD installed in a system, the SSD was run through a RAID card in RAID0, the SSD was then moved to a different raid card where the array was upgraded, then it was put onto an HBA, to no...
  3. Best Practise: 'VM's running in ZFS file system or 'Directory'

    HI, I'm fairly new to Proxmox and ZFS. As you can see in the screenshot below, I have set up 2x pools named 'storage' and 'vm'. In each pool, I have set up files systems with different configs for each filesystem. In Proxmox my place to store backups is set up just as a directory under the...
  4. [SOLVED] Accidentally removed directories, still appearing in Server View list

    I recently accidentally deleted some directories in my PVE while attempting to cleanup storage and disks. I've solved the issue of the VMs in my list (thanks, community!!!!), but now, my issue is that the directories are still listed in both my Server View pane and under...
  5. ThinkAgain

    Wrong approach to ZFS dataset for VM image storage?

    I have an nvme pool that I want to use for a) storing VMs b) storing mails (by a mail server run in one of the VMs) For this purpose, I have created, via command line, a ZFS pool with two datasets, "VMs" and "mail". (mail is obviously shared via nfs with a VM). I have then, in Proxmox GUI...
  6. Directory created with less space of the partition mounted

    Hi everyone I have split 1 GB drive in two one for Disk Images,Container and one for backups and everything. The partition is 500G but PVE only sees 50 something GBs just as much as the other partition that was created with the installation on the system disk. PVE version is 5.4-13 Here is the...
  7. Remove unused directory from gui

    Hi. After testing some new disk with ext and xfs, i end up with a Server/Disks/Directory with "/mnt/pve/test-disk /dev/disk/by-uuid/xxxxxx ext4 defaults" This disk in now gone/formatted and replaced with xfs manually. But this line in gui i cant find out how to remove. (its not in...
  8. [TUTORIAL] How to create an LVM-Thinpool and Vz directory on the same disk.

    I wanted to add a disk, and primarily use it as a Thinpool, and I also wanted some directory storage for images and templates on the same disk. The guide here shows how to do it: https://pve.proxmox.com/pve-docs/chapter-sysadmin.html#chapter_lvm However its not as simple as copy and paste. You...
  9. Directory Storage Named with Hyphen - Invalid Systemd Mount Unit

    Creating a new Directory Storage config (via Node > Disks > Directory) where the config name contains a hyphen (such as `local-ssd`), results in an invalidly named Systemd mount unit. Task Log # /sbin/sgdisk -n1 -t1:8300 /dev/sdb The operation has completed successfully. # /sbin/mkfs -t ext4...
  10. SnAkEhIpS

    Understanding Storage Types, Content, and Drive Size

    Backgroud: I've installed PVE on a standalone node, not a cluster. The physical ssd is 232.89 GiB as viewed from "Disks" under my node (named PVE). During the installation process I/it created: 1. local (pve): Content = VZDump backup file, ISO image, Container tempate > Type = Directory > Size...
  11. [SOLVED] Need Help Adding Directory Storage

    Hello , When i try to make a new directory storage , i find it's size 10MB , i don't know how to configure that, that's what i set : And that's my filesystems config root@virtual1:/var# pvdisplay --- Physical volume --- PV Name /dev/sdb3 VG Name pve PV...
  12. Backing Up to Directory and / or LVM

    Hi I would like some advise please. I am looking after a few small networks, all are just single servers at multiple sites. At the moment I am using Proxmox to Virtualise the servers and adding extra Hard Drives into the Machine and setting the extra drives up as Directories and backing up the...

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