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    proxmox-tape barcode-label: irreführende Fehlermeldung bei leerem Band

    Moin, es gibt da ja diesen schönen Befehl, mit dem man die gesamte Autoloaderbestückung auf einen Rutsch labeln können soll. Funktioniert leider nicht so recht mit neuen Bändern: # proxmox-tape barcode-label --drive lto5 checking/loading media 'STB001L5' WARN: media 'STB001L5' read error...
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    [SOLVED] ZFS raid1 with VM-disk filesystem question

    Proxmox is using a ZFS raid1 storage. On there, a disk has been created for a VM. This disk is currently formatted as ext4. Does that make sense? I guess its up to me. I'm just double checking. I might format the disk to ZFS, since it has the ability to check integrity.
  3. S

    *.pxar vs *.fidx

    There is a large (3tb) file storage of mixed content on a non-virtual host (text files, archives, videos, etc.). From the documentation it is clear that I can backup as a .pxar or completely as an .img device (after starting it in the console it says that .img.fidx is being created) But from the...
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    format / reset rootfs disk in container

    Dear Community, When I provision a LXC container in Proxmox, it is quite difficult to reset it to an initial state. I want to override the rootfs with a clean image from the template and reinitialize the basic setup Proxmox does (like install SSH keys, configure network). The reason for this...
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    ZFS on storage only

    Hi guys, I am absolutely new to Proxmox and also have never installed/configured a virtualisation server for hosting several VMs. So, I heard and thought, Proxmox seems a good idea for that, especially, as I like Debian a lot. The system will be: Ryzen 7 3700X, 32 GB RAM, Gigabyte Mainboard, 1...
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    Question - How to completely wipe a previously formatted LVM-thin drive

    Hi, I am totally new to Proxmox, and I'm not sure how to wipe a drive that used to be formatted as an LVM-thin drive. I was testing different options and created an LVM-thin vg on my drive through the GUI, then I tried to erase it to create a directory instead. I tried erasing it through fdisk...
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    iSCSI format qcow2

    Hi. I want to make a VM with format qcow2 in a iSCSI target. I found in tutorials that is possible make a file system to the iscsi device,and the select qcow2 (to make snapshot possible) when creating the VM. But, i dont find how do this... how make a qcow2 format to a VM in a iSCSI target with...
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    How to copy\move vm disk(raw format) from already dead Proxmox 4.4

    Hi! I have Proxmox 4.4. with native "local-lvm" storage with raw virtual disks. I need a backup plans for different emergency situation. For example one such situation: My server with Proxmox 4.4 can't boot(and I can't forced it).Reinstall Proxmox and restore VM's from backups is a good idea...
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    Cannot select qcow harddisk format on PVE4.4

    I just installed a fresh PVE 4.4 with local-lvm and ceph rbd storage. Now when creating a new VM I'm unable to select 'qcow2' format or any other except 'raw' for unknown reason. It does not matter if I try to use ceph-rbd or local-lvm the 'Format' GUI field is always grayed out. I know that...


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