pbs

  1. BUG: Error Restoring LXCs when from Privileged Containers

    Hi, I am very very worried because I cannot restore several LXCs from a backup done on PBS. Here is the error I get: recovering backed-up configuration from 'pbs:backup/ct/109/2021-04-18T05:00:02Z' Formatting '/mnt/p03ssd/images/109/vm-109-disk-0.raw', fmt=raw size=26843545600 Creating...
  2. Console not catching control characters

    I am checking the configuration of the updates in /etc/apt/sources.list using nano. I am unable to exit the nano console because the Control character is not caught by the console: when I type CTRL + X to exit the page, it types a 'X' instead. Please note: I have installed PBS in a VM within...
  3. powersupport

    May I know if the new version of the PBS (Proxmox Backup Server 1.1) support centOS backup?

    Hi We have a PBS server with us, a newer version, may I check if the PBS newer version supports centos backup? Thank you
  4. How to back up a folder only

    Hello there! I'm currently in the process of planning out a system for a new setup I'm working on. This will, of course, include PVE to be the host of some Windows VMs and other smaller stuff. Also, I want to host some sort of NAS (samba-only is enough) from that same host/server machine. So...
  5. backup failed: connection error: Connection timed out (os error 110)

    I recently setup PBS on a public cloud and have been getting these errors when trying to backup "larger" VMs(over 50GB). VMs less than this size have been backing up without issues but I keep getting issues with larger ones. I finally was able to backup a 64gb VM after a few tries but haven't...
  6. proxmox-backup-api exits Too many open files (os error 24)

    Hello, we have a recurring issue where one of our proxmox backup servers thats under heavy load stops working about once a month. The pbs stopped working differently every time but it was always due to the an Error some where stateing "Too many open files". This time the proxmox-backup service...
  7. ZFS pool disappeared after upgrade from 1.0.8 to 1.0.11

    I had a pool in a degraded state on a server with the following config : root@tremoctopus:~# zpool status pool: rpool state: ONLINE scan: scrub repaired 0B in 0 days 00:00:04 with 0 errors on Sun Mar 14 00:24:05 2021 config: NAME STATE...
  8. [SOLVED] Adding PBS storage from GUI

    I have Proxmox 6.3.2 installed and in it I can add the PBS storage from the GUI. But there are several 6.3.6 (via the 6.1.7 or earlier upgrade) - there is no such possibility : ( Can I somehow fix this?
  9. Proxmox VM backup and restore

    As noted in the doc, I connected the store to store2. I made a backup of VM 220 in snapshot mode. On the backup server, I received a save as in picture 1. When I go to the backup section for VM 220, the backup storage is empty. If I go to the storage store2 , I see the saves as in picture 2, but...
  10. [SOLVED] Proxmox Backup Client Ubuntu: APT Pinning

    Hallo liebe Proxmox Community, wir haben ein Problem mit APT Updates und den Proxmox Repositories. Beschreibung der Umstände Wir sichern unsere Ubuntu Root-Server (18.04 und 20.04) mittels Proxmox Backup Client auf unseren Proxmox Backup Server (Root-Server Hetzner). Das Proxmox Backup Repo...
  11. Backup error: pipelined request failed

    i have some servers with vms on Proxmox VE 6.3-2 and vm with PBS v 1.0-11. On PBS i mount cifs storage (samba share) with command mount -o uid=34, gid=34 (for backup user permissions) But then i can't upgrade my VE from 5.x to 6.x and do so bad migrate vms: i copy vm's disks, create a new vm on...
  12. PBS und PVE-HA

    Ist es möglich eine Backup-Task für eine VM im HA-Cluster von dem PBS zu starten? Es sollte egal sein, auf welchem node des HA-Clusters aktuell diese VM läuft.
  13. Very large volume (10TB disk)

    Hello, We are really happy with PBS! Back-up is much faster and we can hold more retention with the incremental/deduplcation function. We have a dedicated PBS server with 12 x 8TB disk en 2 x Enterprise SSD for special device. We currently have set special_small_blocks to 4K, is this the right...
  14. recommendation for an hardware for PBS

    I am wondering what kind of hardware people are using for PBS. I am actually hesitate between using an HPE proliant DL160 (bronze) CPU with 4 disks or an HPE DL180, which may be too much . Anything not expensive to advise that can liev in anoffice space? I am wondering supermicro are way too...
  15. [SOLVED] Unexpected use of .pxarexclude broke my container backup

    I just want to share the following story to prevent other people from making the same mistake: I create a (unprivileged) Ubuntu (18.04) container to mimic a physical computer and to learn how to run proxmox-backup-client on another system with an external Proxmox Backup Server. This went very...
  16. I get only one successful boot after installation Proxmox Backup Server. Plz help)

    It is weird. So i installed PBS 1.0-1 on good ol` HP DL120 G7. I use SanDisk USB Stick as system drive because all four SATA drive bays in this server is occupied by hard drives. I choosed ZFS as root filesystem. Installation runs flawlessy. After installation server rebooted itself and i got...
  17. Restore LXC from PBS fails: Use 'none' to disable quota/refquota

    Hello all, I intend to restore a ct backup from pbs, however restororing fails with recovering backed-up configuration from 'pbs01:backup/ct/100/2021-03-05T00:00:01Z' Using encryption key from file descriptor Encryption key fingerprint: TASK ERROR: unable to restore CT 105 - zfs error: cannot...
  18. Use lvm-thin as datastorage

    I have a second PVE server that also has PBS (1.0.8) installed. This second server shall backup the VMs/CTs from the first one. Most of the disk space is in LVM-thin as this will be used for VMs. Is it possible to use lvm-thin as a datastorage? I don't know what kind of information would be...
  19. DerDanilo

    PMG Backup to PBS

    It is very nice that it's possible to backup the PMG config to a PBS. Even the DKIM private key is included in the backup. Two things are missing at the moment: - Encryption (which is implemented for PVE already) - Backup of custom templates (at least I couldn't find them in the backup TAR...
  20. PBS on a Raspberry Pi ?

    Hi, I've a raspberry pi connected to two HDD and i would like to install PBS on it but I think we can't. Can someone help me ? Cordially

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