migration

  1. migration of a virtual machine to another storage

    Hi, I'm trying to move VM from one node to another. I cannot use 'clone' because storage choosing option is unavailable. So I created backup and moved it to destination node. Now I'm getting error: no such volume group '<disk_name>' error. Okay, this storage doesn't exist on this node, how can...
  2. Live migration with ceph sometimes fails

    Hi everyone, I'm using latest proxmox (6.3) and experiencing strange issue during live migration of KVM machines running on ceph block storage (ceph cluster was created through proxmox). Cluster is running fine for several years (was prevously on proxmox 5). This issue started only lately, I...
  3. [SOLVED] Windows Blue Screen/Crash after V2V with NTFS-Errors caused by Antivirus Product

    Hello together, I just want to share an experience with migration of one of our servers which resulted in bsod right just before login screen appears. First of all, thanks for proxmox and its availability. We started with multiple test VMs and productive VMs being itself part of a testsytem...
  4. Proxmox Replication - Storage full, even though it isn't

    Hey, I am migrating from CentOS to proxmox and have a problem setting up my storage: I've got two machines, each with 2* Samsung 1TB SSDs (mirrored), both running Proxmox. I've got one VM with a 800GB raw image on machine one and want to replicate it onto machine two. So I first set up the zfs...
  5. [SOLVED] CentOS 7 Migration: From XenServer to Proxmox VE

    Hello everyone! I'm trying to migrate a VM from XeServer(6.5) to Proxmox(6.3-4) Until few days ago, I can do it following next steps: 1. Export VMs from XenServer like OVF ( .ovf + .vhd file) 2. Convert VM disk (.vhd file) to qcow2 format (with StarWind 2V2 Converter) 3. Create a VM with...
  6. Proxmox VM migrieren und auf Standalone nutzen

    Hallo zusammen, weiß jemand, wie man eine Proxmox VM auf einen anderen Rechner (ohne Proxmox) exportieren/migrieren und nutzen kann? Ich habe eine VM auf meinem Proxmox Server, von der ich einen Klon gerne auf meinem Linux Notebook mitnehmen möchte. Geht das irgendwie? Vieleicht gibt's ja...
  7. [SOLVED] Live migrations failing: Error 255 (for OVFTOOL/ESXi imported VMs)

    G'day there, With the help of the Proxmox community and @Dominic we were able to migrate our ESXi VMs across to PVE - thank you! https://forum.proxmox.com/threads/migrating-vms-from-esxi-to-pve-ovftool.80655 (for anybody interested) The migrated (ex-ESXi) VMs are now part of a 3-node PVE...
  8. [SOLVED] Migrating VMs from ESXi to PVE (ovftool)

    G'day from Australia, We've got a predicament that we'd appreciate some guidance with. 4x managed VMs run on 2x ESXi hosts (2+2), and there's no supported pathway to migrate them (ie. ditch ESXi in favour of PVE). Across the remainder of our infrastructure, ESXi has been gladly purged and our...
  9. live migration with proxmox 6.3

    I have installed two nodes of PVE 6.3 in VMware workstation and what I noticed "online migration" is available even when there is no shared storage. As far as I remember shared storage is required to do that. So how does it work here?
  10. ZFS: Loaded module v0.8.5-pve1 stuck after migration pv5to6

    Hi Community, I Need your help, i've followed the guide pve5to6 to migrate my proxmox v5 sever to v6. When the migration was finished, i try to reboot, but i'm stuck with this message (cf attached file), i try to boot with old kernel version, same result. FYI, i've changed the value...
  11. Migration issue - storage 'zfs1-vps1' is not available on node

    In cluster I've got two hosts. - vps1 - vps2 Each host got it local storage. - VPS1 got zfspool named zfs1-vps1 - VPS2 got zfspool named zfs1-vps2 On host VPS1 I click "Migrate" on some turned off VM/CT and click OK. There is always an error: Task viewer: CT 31337 - Migrate 2020-10-24...
  12. Good and simple way to use replication ?

    Hello I'm quite familiar with Hyper-V replication and migration and I don't really understand the way replication has to be used with proxmox My need is I just want to have 2 nodes on 2 physical hosts and use replication to be able to start the replicated VM on the second physical Host as soom...
  13. [SOLVED] Replication doesn't speed up migration (6.2 community edition)

    Hello all, I just created this account to ask this question as I can't find the answer elsewhere. I have a VM set up on a 6.2 community edition cluster. It's not using HA, the cluster is quorate and all seems well. The VM has replication set up for the two other nodes. The documentation...
  14. [SOLVED] Problem with migration?

    Due to some network and performance issues, I needed to migrate one of my PMG servers. I did the new installation, and everything went well. I did the backup backup on the new server, and it is working. However, I have the impression that he is no longer identifying the rules of "Who...
  15. Failed to sync data-storage migration...

    I configure 3 servers in HA (srvvm1,srvvm2,srvvm3). When i test shutting down a server1 the vm inside start to migrate to server2 and server3 but they cannot start and the logs says: 2020-06-19 starting migration of VM 102 to node 'srvvm2' (192.168.0.3) 2020-06-19 found local disk...
  16. [SOLVED] VM P2V proxmox 6.2

    Hi everyone, I am trying to turn a physical machine into a proxmox VE, or in general to migrate some VMs to proxmox VE. I have already tried to follow these steps Migration of servers to Proxmox VE and read lot of post about the topic but I am still confused. My main concern is the path where...
  17. [SOLVED] What's the point of a Separated cluster network?

    Hello. I've set up a cluster with physically separated cluster network but it is not doing what I expect it to do. Here is my lab: [node1 ~]# pvecm status Cluster information ------------------- Name: clustest Config Version: 3 Transport: knet Secure auth: on Quorum...
  18. Migration OpenVZ to LXC problems

    I'm trying to migrate a few ancient openvz containers to LXC. After much trial and error I have finally managed to install a working version of vzdump on the old openvz host and dumped the containers, and was able to import them in Proxmox with the --ostype unmanaged, as the containers are...
  19. Moved hardware to new machine, can't reach ProxMox anymore

    I am super new to Linux and ProxMox. I will keep this as short and to the point as possible. My ProxMox server died. It was running on a DELL 7060. I transferred all the hdds from the broken machine to another DELL 7060. I can see it booting up and I can even get into the console from the...
  20. Need help to migrate my VPS

    Dear Experts, hope you are doing good. I am using VPS from one vendor which is based on Proxmox. Now I got the dedicated Server and installed proxmox on it. Could you please guide me how I will migrate my VPS from my vendor to my own Proxmox Server Any help will be highly appreciated...

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