installation

  1. Does ZFS use always such 'high' RAM

    Dear, I installed proxmox on a dedicated server with 128Gb RAM. After a couple days a saw that my RAM was filled over 60% (almost 70%) with only 3 VMS each 4GB. Therefore I was searching on the internet and read that ZFS uses 'free' RAM to cache. I was wondering if this is a static behaviour...
  2. Host Disk full - no access to GUI - How to safely cleanup /var/tmp and other affected folders

    Hello Everyone, I've searched through forums here for a bit and have determined I am having a space issue on my proxmos host drive. This is not an inodes issue as far as I've determined. These drives are 2x 256 SSDs running in a ZFS pool - ever since I upgraded to a recent proxmox version to...
  3. Proxmox Installation schlägt zu Beginn fehl / Schwarzer Bildschirm

    Hallo zusammen, Ich bekomme Proxmox leider nicht zum laufen. Nach dem Installation-GUI, wo man die Installation starten kann, bleibt der Bildschirm schwarz. Es sollte auch nicht am Boot Stick liegen (Rufus und etcher habe ich beide ausprobiert sowie zwei verschiedene USB Sticks). Wähle ich...
  4. [HELP REQUEST] Proxmox VE Wifi installation with Latest 7.1.10 version

    Hi, I'm Laurent new user of Proxmox in France. i would like to install Proxmox on a small HP Prodesk 600 G1 which includes a Wifi Board, 16Gb RAM and SSD as a home lab. i see during installation process that i can choose either Wifi connection or Ethernet connection. i want to have Wifi...
  5. Install Proxmox 7 on top of Debian - missing package to install

    Hello, I'd like to report that there's a missing package to install in the guide for installing Proxmox 7 on top of Debian 11. Package pve-manager should be installed, otherwise there will not be crucial software like web gui and various daemons like pvedaemon, pveproxy, etc. Can some developer...
  6. [Gelöst] Umzug von Boot-Festplatte mit debian und Proxmox auf eine andere Festplatte

    Hallo, ich hoffe ich bin im richtigen Forum (sonst gerne einen Hinweis geben). Als Vorbemerkung: Meine Linux- und Virtualisierungskenntnisse sind auf einem absoluten Anfängerstand. Ich gehe immer nach Anleitungen im Internet vor und bin froh, wenn ich es zum Laufen bekomme, was ich vorhabe...
  7. Debian GRUB Probleme

    Hallo zusammen, seit gestern versuche ich ein Debian 11 System aufzusetzen um darauf den Proxmox VE zu installieren. Leider kann ich die Installation nicht abschließen und weiß nicht mehr, was ich machen soll. Installiert wird das ganze im BIOS auf zwei SuperMicro SSDs (32GB) im RAID1 mit...
  8. TASK ERROR: cannot continue garbage-collection safely, permission denied on: "/sys/kernel/tracing"

    Dear Community, after installing PBS on Debian 11 I got this error when trying to start a garbage collection: TASK ERROR: cannot continue garbage-collection safely, permission denied on: "/sys/kernel/tracing" Do you have an idea how to solve this issue? I have installed PBS as described in...
  9. Adding redundancy after installation

    Dear Proxmox Community I recently started renting a dedicated server. The Provider allows for automized installation of Proxmox VE 6, which I've chosen. The server has 2 SSD's of 74.5G and an additional HDD available. However, the installation was done (as to be expected) on a single drive...
  10. Need Storage Guidance

    Hi, I am semi-new to proxmox and kvm is new to me since I switched over from VMWare hypervisor. For past 4 months or so I been have difficulty figuring out a proper to configure my storage with ZFS. My pve currently has the following storage devices attached to it: 1x500GB Sata SSD 1x2TB Sata...
  11. Huge Thanks!

    Hi, this is probably the wrong place to post (if so, Admin please delete or move), but I wanted to give a huge thanks to those who have made this all possible. I have been an IT professional all my life, until retirement a few years ago. Since then I am still an IT hobbyist. Used VMare in my...
  12. Running a LXD image on Proxmox

    Hi, I'm using Proxmox as my home server, and I really like and appreciate your work! I'm also active in the NextCloudPi docs community. Recently our main developer (nachoparker) has released a LXD image of NextCloudPi. I only know how to deploy LXC on Proxmox and have read and watched some...
  13. Add new disk to pve - newbie question

    I want to add another disk to my pve installation in order to use it as backup. The disk is installed and can be found as /dev/sda. I created a partition sda1 covering the whole disk. I can see the new disk under disks. On operating system level I have not mounted the disk. But I cannot use it...
  14. Proxmox installation issue with NIC

    When I try installing Proxmox with the NIC installed, it crashes. When I install without the NIC it installs perfectly fine but I can't access the web interface (because there is no NIC) and if I install the NIC after proxmox is installed, it doesn't boot correctly and gives an error message...
  15. [SOLVED] How to identify disks during Proxmox installation

    Hello, I want to install Proxmox to serve as a bare metal hypervisor to amongst other things my already installed TrueNAS. I have created a pool for my datadisks and I have an SSD which is the boot pool for it. Now I have another couple of SSD's that I would like to install Proxmox on as a...
  16. Installation of package pve-kernel

    Hello, When I install proxmox 7, I get an error as shown on the screenshots. Do you know where it can come from? This is the first time I have this. (I install proxmox on virtualbox) Thank you.
  17. Increase Partition size

    Hi guys, I recently bought a server on which I run Proxmox for virtualization. First I installed Proxmox directly on my 1TB SSD, but then realized that I was losing almost 100GB for the "local" partition, but I wanted to use the fast SSD storage for the "local-lvm", i.e. the VMs themselves...
  18. Istallation of Proxmox 6.3 on HPE ProLiant DL160 Gen10

    Hello everyone! I am interested in purchasing HPE ProLiant DL160 Gen10. I've tried to check the manufacturer's website for compatibility issues with Proxmox 6.3, however, I could not find any information about it there. I wanted to ask if any of you have this hardware and could share...
  19. [SOLVED] Installation to start pve-cluster

    Hello, I installed an a new Proxmox on an existing Debian 10. The only real installed thing is docker, I don't think that this should be a problem. Mär 07 20:36:15 systemd[1]: Starting The Proxmox VE cluster filesystem... Mär 07 20:36:15 pmxcfs[5036]: fuse: mountpoint is not empty Mär 07...
  20. Can I use default 6.3 VE installer on machine with only an Nvidia GPU?

    I have a Ryzen 3900X (so no APU/iGPU) + 32GB + RTX3080, and just tried the 6.3VE USB installer. A quick looks at the X server logs shows "cannot run in framebuffer mode". Upon Googling I see a thread in this very forum: https://forum.proxmox.com/threads/proxmox-6-2-installation-failed.70988/...

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