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  1. [SOLVED] Noob question: boot and run a VM from a physical disk taken from a real machine.

    Hi, I just did my first install of PVE on an old PC with one HDD. I understand that's not the recommended config but that's all i have for now. I created a couple VMs fine. Now i have in another multiboot PC a SATA SSD from which i boot Kubuntu. And i would like to take that SSD and install it...
  2. Creating qcow2 format with basic installation

    Hello! I've followed the tutorial on the forum to install proxmox. Everything works just fine, except one thing. I'd like to make snapshots, but if i choose the LVM what i've created (Point 7 in the installation steps), i can't change the image format, there is only RAW image format, and i...
  3. Proxmox fresh reinstall but did not whipe external harddrive how to recreate old VM's?

    Hi, Due to internet issues with my old node and being unable/frustrating to fix it, if reinstalled proxmox via usb. Now I was planning on recreating a vm but when I went to disks -> LVM I saw my disk was still almost full (as before the issues), its a external harddrive. My questions: - Is...
  4. Proxmox on two disks

    Hey Guys I am really new to proxmox. And trying to figure all out. My plan is to install some lxc on my Intel nuc for my home needs. I've got a Intel nuc with 2x 250GB SSD inside. How do I get the most of it ? Ext4 will use only one disk? Xfs with raid 0 ? (I know if one disk fail all is...
  5. Cant edit corosync.conf

    Hello, I am absolutley new on VM plattforms. I tried to add in my Proxmox a node by editing "corosync.conf". After I realized that I may made a mistake.. Now I cant delete the Node which is existent but also not. Here some Screenshots... When I try to delete the second node I get "[ Error...
  6. Just got proxmox. Cannot connect to wifi

    Hello everyone! I just got proxmox on some laptop. I want to access it on my personal laptop through wifi. But I'm not able to do this as the proxmox laptop does not connect to wifi. I cannot do apt-update as it just gives me "temporary failure resolving http://..." for all the things in my...
  7. SolarFlare SFN5122F Driver Issues

    To preface this I am very new to Proxmox and I don't have a lot of Linux knowledge :confused: I have been using Proxmox without issue since late last year with standard 1Gb networking from my freeNAS box. I bought a pair of these cards after seeing that some folks had been using SolarFlare...
  8. VM migration problems

    I recently added a new server to my rack and clustered it with my pre-existing Proxmox machine. I installed Proxmox on the new server onto a ZFSz1 pool. After adding the new node to the cluster and adding the ZFS pool to the new node under the data center tab I am able to make new VMs and CTs on...
  9. How do I get my Mail Server to use the Proxmox Gateway?

    I am running a small mail sevrer within my Homelab and am looking at using the Proxmox Gateway. My question is what do I need to do on the server to get it to use the gateway. Or do I need to chnage ports on my router to use the gateway?
  10. [SOLVED] HDD integration

    Hallo Leute, ich bin im bereich Proxmox neu und versuche mich zuwar viel selber einzulesen und zu probieren aber nun muss ich euch leider mal mit ein paar fragen nerven. Mein Plan ist Proxmox auf einer 120GB SSD laufen zu lassen und dann weitere HDD's als Raid usw. hinzuzufügen. Aber jetzt mal...
  11. So here is the thing...

    I'm really new to Proxmox and can't get it to install on my server the error code shows "command 'chroot /target dpkg --force-confold --configure -a' failed with exit 1 at /usr/bin/proxinstall line 385." I'm installing this on a Dell R410. Any thoughts??
  12. How to install proxmox and setup replica storage with glusterfs.

    Noob friendly proxmox guide for how to setup a two node proxmox and a replica glusterfs volume, (as well as passing through the glusterfs to a container) Step 1-7 needs to be done on every node (server). 1. Install to the first sata/sas disk, keep only one disk inside. Make a bootable usb...
  13. Basic drive configuration query (for casual home use)

    I'm going to install Proxmox as the hypervisor for my home server and I was wondering what the community would recommend as my drive configuration. I've decided to store my data on a bunch of spinning disks using BTRFS. But on what should I install Proxmox and my VMs and containers...
  14. Sudden death to cluster?

    Hii there, Today, we had a little bit of maintenance on the power grid, so I turned off my small 3 node proxmox cluster. after the maintenance was done, I booted up the cluster, and poof, the cluster was completely dead. the cluster is still there (in some sort). each of the nodes say the other...

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