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  1. How to add new mirrored disks to an existing zpool?

    I'm currently running proxmox on two 8TB drives, using zfs, and they're mirrored. My `zpool status` looks like this: pool: rpool state: ONLINE scan: scrub repaired 0B in 1 days 03:13:29 with 0 errors on Mon Nov 14 03:37:30 2022 config: NAME...
  2. System did not find BTRFS root after removing one disk

    Hi, I have installed pve 7.1 with btrfs mirror using 2 SSD's. During installation these SSD's are /dev/sda and /dev/sdb. After base Installation I added 3 HDD's with an existing zfs. The device names of the SSD changed to /dev/sdd and /dev/sde. No problem so far. To check what is happening when...
  3. Add another drive to VMdata

    I am running a small server with only 2 drives. 1x60GB for the Proxmox installation, and 1x500GB for all the VM data. The 500 disk, is reporting 81% wearout, and I have begun to experience issues the last couple of days, which I suspect has to do with this wearout. Please correct me if that is...
  4. UEFI: Install on 2 SSD ZFS Z1 - "unable to init esp and install proxmox-boot loader"

    Hi I am running into a weird issue while trying to install PVE 7. I have a Dell R520 with and HBA (H330, IT Mode) and 2 Samsung SSD (consumer grade) connected to it. The system was set to BIOS boot mode and I was able to install Proxmox with ZFS RaidZ1 on those two SSDs, everything worked so...
  5. [SOLVED] PBS root disk on ZFS (mirror)

    Hello everyone, In the PBS installation interface, it is possible to install the system on a ZFS pool (Target hard disk / Options). But which Advanced Option to choose to have two mirrored disks : Do I have to select 2 disks with Raid1 option and 2 copies ? I actually don't understand the raid0...
  6. mattlach

    Migrate Host ZFS Boot "rpool" from MBR to UEFI booting?

    Hey all, I run a standalone Proxmox server which I have been upgrading in place for years. I am currently on 6.x, not having upgraded to 7 yet. It was a clean install on Proxmox 4.2 I believe. When i initially installed it, I set it up to boot from a ZFS mirror of two SATA SSD's using...
  7. command '/sbin/zpool create -o 'ashift=12' nvme mirror failed: exit code 1

    Hi, I installed Proxmox 7, and I am trying to create a new ZFS using two 1TB NVME drives via the GUI. However, I get the below error: command '/sbin/zpool create -o 'ashift=12' nvme mirror /dev/disk/by-id/nvme-Sabrent_1765071310FD00048263...
  8. Port Spanning, Mirroring or Monitoring Within Proxmox for NIDS

    I'm attempting to set up network intrusion detection on my LAN. I plan to do this in two steps. First, setting up a SPAN port on the physical switch will will be connected to a NIC in my single-host Proxmox server, which will then be passed through to the VM in Proxmox running Ossim. That SPAN...
  9. Which disk configuration should I use?

    Hello together, I have a dedicated server with 64gib of RAM and following disks: 500gib ssd 2x 2tib HDDs no raid controller i am planning one vm with a Nextcloud installation, one Apache vm and a Game Server vm on my proxmox installation. my question is, how I should configure my disk...
  10. Convert ZFS Mirror (RAID1) to ZFS Striped Mirror (RAID10)... Is this possible?

    Hi all, I'm going to be using 4x 1TB NVMe M.2 drives as my VM storage which I plan to run as a striped mirror. Currently, I only have two installed as I won't have the other two for a week or so. I'm eager to get going with the setup though. If I were to create ZFS mirror of the two installed...
  11. Need help with configuring drives for redundancy

    I have an old AMD Phenom x6 PC and figured I'd tinker around with it. My disks are as follows 3x1 TB (currently in zraid) 1x2TB 1x8TB ( newly acquired and shucked from a WD black) I don't need more than 5-6TB of storage atm. I'm thinking there is a way to mirror the 3 1TBs and the 2TB on the...
  12. [SOLVED] Making zfs root mirror bootable (uefi)

    Hi, I attached a disk for the root file system to have a mirrored zfs pool. Resilvering was no problem, but how can I make the second disk bootable? I am new to UEFI and do not know any of the relevant commands. The original device: Device Start End Sectors Size Type...
  13. Proxygen

    [SOLVED] Upgrade from ZFS RAID 1 to ZFS RAID 10

    I have two drives in a mirrored zpool. If I add two more drives, can I stripe the two mirrors (RAID 10) online? If not only, can it be done with minimal downtime?
  14. How does one change the template mirror

    I was getting ready to download a turnkey linux container and realized that I was using a mirror in Germany. At the rate it was going, I wouldn't see if until several hours later. I did a little searching and find a mirror at umd.edu... I wget the container and 2 minutes later I was ready to...
  15. Proxmox (on ZFS) refuses to boot after the latest kernel upgrade

    Hello! About a month ago I've decided to give Proxmox-VE a try. The installation and the creation of a few test VMs went without hitches. Everything was working smooth (reboots also) until yesterday when I performed dist-upgrade to version 5.1.42. After the upgrade I had to reboot because of...
  16. Mirrored ZFS Array will not boot on Supermicro A2SDi motherboard

    I am attempting to install Proxmox (Ver. 5.1-3) on a system with two SSD units in a mirrored ZFS array. However, the system does not boot into Proxmox, and instead, dumps me into an EFI shell. Any assistance is appreciated. My motherboard is a Supermicro A2SDi-8C+-HLN4F (BIOS Rev. 1.0b)...
  17. Mirroring / Cluster

    Hello, i'm quite new in proxmox, and I have two server hp proliant dl380 G6 with 8 disk in raid 5 with one spare (on both). My goal is to make them the more failure tolerant possible. So I wanted to know few things: - is it possible to make them run in "mirror mode" ? Like raid 1 but for...
  18. Proxmox ZFS RAIDZ1 pool on SSD drives - sync parameter

    Hi i have proxmox 4.3 host witch zfs raidz1 pool on 2 ssd. I use proxmox host for VMs Windows OS. I have UPS backup. I have question about zfs "sync" parameter, it improve alot write performance but is it really unsafe to use ? How sync=disbaled afect Widnows VMs ? How much unsafe it is...
  19. Denny Fuchs

    [SOLVED] Subscription: Update PVE with no Internet Access

    hi, because of a very restrict policy (PCI DSS), it isn't allowed to get access to the internet from the pve. Also a proxy isn't an easy thing to get it working with a PCI auditor in the background. For all repos we a have internal APT server for that. So my question is: is it possible to...

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