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    Intel Corporation CoffeeLake-S GT2 [UHD Graphics 630] (prog-if 00 [VGA controller]) passthrough to Ubuntu VM for Plex Transcoding

    Hi, I have the following iGPU: lspci -s 00:02.0 -vvvv 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation CoffeeLake-S GT2 [UHD Graphics 630] (prog-if 00 [VGA controller]) DeviceName: Onboard IGD Subsystem: Hewlett-Packard Company CoffeeLake-S GT2 [UHD Graphics 630]...
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    [TUTORIAL] Proxmox LXC iGPU passthrough

    Proxmox LXC iGPU passthrough I couldn't find any tutorial that worked out for me so i create my own. Code was executed at Lenovo M720q, i5-8500T, Proxmox 8.1.3 Full step by step guide for passthrough intel iGPU for jellyfin and Intel CPU's gen7+ It seems like Firefox has some problems with...
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    Best practice to use a Synology NAS as storage for Plex running on Proxmox?

    Hi! I recently build a custom pc that is now my proxmox server with a small NVME. I already own a Synology NAS with a few TBs. How can I use the storage of the Synology NAS for proxmox? NFS? SMB? I already created a shared folder for backups over NFS. Works. I created another shared folder...
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    Problem with setting plex or jellyfin

    Hi i am new to proxmox and to linux in general and i am trying to set up plex on hp thin client. evething is working well i can acces plex from my browser but no matter what folder i chose for media plex can't find it and can't see any wideos. I alsow tried to install jellyfin and i have the...
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    Mounting Samba Share for Plex Container

    Trying to mount an SSD attached to my router to Proxmox to use as a Plex directory. There is already a bunch of media on the drive which was used on an Nvidia Shield acting as the media server up until now since I have a Proxmox machine which can be the server. I have an Asus AX86U router with...
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    Proxmox as host, or TrueNas as Host?

    Hi all, I'm considering combining my home tech into a one-machine Router/NAS/Server, with the ability for the storage to be expandable. Do you have any suggestions or input on how I best do this? Here are my thoughts so far: Parts List: In short: 8-core...
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    PLEX Deluge Storage permissions

    Dear Promox Forum I have had a Promox server for over a year now, it was running on an old laptop as a media server. I have moved to proxmox from a Raspberry and Docker. So i am not afraid of terminal but honestly sometimes just copy pasting commands without deeper knowledge about them, The...
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    Poor performance in VM hosting Plex

    I have a Ubuntu Server VM on Proxmox 7.4-16 with Plex in a Docker container. I also have TrueNAS Scale running as a VM on this same Proxmox host. TrueNAS has 2 pools it shares via NFS to the Ubuntu VM. Other docker containers run fine, but they aren't as demanding as Plex. The CPU is set to...
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    Lost data after power cut

    Background: One 4TB HDD partitioned for home network Setup multiple VM's and Containers After a power cut, all my vm's and containers came back online, bar one - Plex Media Server Proxmox gave me the following error when trying to start the server run_buffer: 321 Script exited with status 9...
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    Proxmox VE 7.4 - Intel i3-10100, nVidia GT 1030 - How to use both gpus?

    Good Day! Excite bike! My rig is finally all put together and ready to go. Hardware Configuration: Asus Prime Z490-P motherboard Intel Core i3-10100 CPU nVidia GT 1030 GPU Here is the plan (well, the bits that pertain to my question): - Proxmox HV - - VM or container (TBD depending on which...
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    Looking for Advice: Should Proxmox have its own pool in TrueNAS?

    Hello, I am looking to see if it's best practice to have a separated shared pool in TrueNAS for all proxmox VM's and containers? Right now I have a dataset for Proxmox but not sure if this will cause some issues down the road. I was debating on running 2 x 2TB drives in each server in a mirror...
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    Externe 3,5" Festplatte an Proxmox-Sever für Plex

    Hallo zusammen, ich bin relativ neu in der Proxmox/Linux-Welt. Neben meiner Pi-Hole habe ich mir nun auch Plex auf meinem Server angelegt und probeweise einen USB-Stick gemountet und durchgereicht. Dazu funktioniert soweit. Mein Vorhaben: Nun möchte ich eine 3,5 Zoll externe Festplatte an den...
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    [SOLVED] help to enable iommu

    I have proxmox running on Asus Sabertooth x79 mobo with single Xeon E5-2697. I'm trying to setup Plex VM with Nvidia GPU in passthrough mode. For whatever reason appears IOMMU is not enabled. I triple checked the bios settings and everything related to virtualization of CPU is enabled. I updated...
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    accessing NFS share (Synology) from a Debian 11 VM for use with sonarr/plex/download clients

    hello i want start off by saying that i'm a total newbie in the linux world and its really confusing so far right now i have my media setup run through docker in Synology NAS and its working well, but i want to move my docker apps from the Synology to Proxmox server VM, and i have been at it...
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    Übertragungsratenverlust zwischen zwei externen Festplatten (Windows 11 exfat => Proxmox ext4)

    Guten Tag liebe Community, ich habe mir vor ein paar Wochen einen Intel NUC mit 16GB RAM, 1TB SSD und einem Intel Pentium J5040 für meinen Homeserver gegönnt. Auf diesem habe ich Proxmox installiert und unter anderem einen LXC mit Plex. Des Weiteren habe ich zwei externe 2.5 Intenso...
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    iGPU pass through to LXC - Does this look right?

    I have plex media server running in an LXC (privileged) on a 12th gen Intel NUC with Intel Iris XE iGPU. GPU passthrough seems to be working fine and hardware transcoding is technically working, however I'm having quality issues on endpoint devices. (The LXC is Ubuntu 22.10) The quality issues...
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    USB external drive - VM ok, Container & PVE cannot "see" it

    Hi - I'm at the end of my search... for two days I've been messing with settings and linux commands. I'm no expert on Linux and it's showing. I have a USB hard drive plugged in to my PC. That is running Proxmox 7.1-7. I have a VM which runs ubuntu and I have Plex installed. I use the USB...
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    [SOLVED] Many unknown crashes/freezes

    Hi all, I recently started up a homeserver with a bunch of replaced parts from my main Rig. I currently have Proxmox 7.3-6 installed on an m.2ssd, with another m.2 1tb for VM disks and backups. I have 3 4tb HDD passed through to my OMV VM that I am using as a NAS in RaidZ1 for files, backups...
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    Plex - LXC - mounting issues

    Hey, I've setup my Plex server in an LXC container with my media being on a Synology NAS. I've mounted 3 shares using CIFS in my Proxmox Host as directories and added them to fstab like this: I then mounted them in my container like this: The problem I'm having is that even with auto...
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    [SOLVED] Data > Container from ext HDD [PLEX] [Proxmox]

    Hi all, very new to Proxmox, home servers etc, so please accept my apologies upfront for any frustration I may cause I promise I've tried 'googling' everything first for a solid few hours. In Short: I've set up a home server on a thin client with external HDD, Set up Proxmox to run on the...


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