restore backup

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    Queuing Restore

    I had a server crash on me and I am trying to restore 10+ VMs & CTs on a new server. I got everything up and running and I'm able to do a restore. But I'm unable to do a restore of multiple VMs as it errors out with trying to acquire lock... error before or during data restore, some or all...
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    Restore just 1 disk from VM

    Is it possible to restore just 1 disk out of a VM? For example, I have a Windows Server 2016 VM which separates the data drive E:\ from the C:\ Operating System. Could I just restore the Operating system or just the Data drive from PBS? Sometimes there is an error after Windows Updates and the...
  3. K

    [SOLVED] pmgbackup restore: unable to update postfix table

    I backed up a v7 PMG server restoring it to a new v8 server, the restore mostly worked, however I received these error messages and the relevant tables weren't restored. I checked the backup archive and found the files in good order, any ideas what is causing this issue? Restore command...
  4. Z

    Advice on restoring proxmox

    Hi all, I think I bricked my proxmox server when I removed an AX210 wifi module that was installed in it during the original installation. I didn't think much of it at the time. First time linux. I no longer have the module as I sent it back this morning. When I came to boot in the evening...
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    [SOLVED] restore overwrite disks

    Hello, If i had VM with three disks like 101,102,103 and i backup 101,103 so when restore the backup (overwrite) what happen to 102 Best Regards
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    Probleme mit zurückspielen von Backup VM's

    Hallo, Ich habe ein Proxmox Cluster von 3. Auf einem der Proxmox Clusters sitzt der Backup VM. Ich habe dort 2 datastores. Einen auf der Festplatte selbst wo der Backup VM sitzt und der andere bei Hetzner Storage Box. Beide zeigen das gleiche Problem auf. Backups zu erstellen geht sehr schnell...
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    VM restore options - /var/tmp

    Today I was moving some VM's manually between servers via backup&restore, and I noticed that my system copies the dump file all okay between servers, but when I start the restore process, it is really sluggish and my I/O wait time increases. This is more of an intro to my actual question, but...
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    VM Wiederherstellen funktioniert nicht

    Hallo zusammen, ich habe Proxmox 8 neu isntalliert und alles aus dem Backup wiederhergestellt. Doch einzig und allein eine meiner VM's mmacht Probleme. Das Backup ist abgebrochen, und seitdem krieg ich das BAckup nicht wieder korrekt gestartet. Hier das log vom Restore Job: Header Proxmox...
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    Gelöst: Restore nach neuem Aufsetzten

    Hallo, ich habe mir mit dem Update auf v8 wohl alles verhagelt. Jetzt habe ich v8 komplett neu aufgesetzt und es läuft. Nächster Schritt die gesicherten Maschinen zürückspielen. Ich habe das Verzeichnis /etc noch retten können etc\pve\storage.cfg zurückgespielt die configdateien unter...
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    PBS restore ct/lxc without specific mp/path - pct restore

    Hello all, I have a backup of a ct/lxc that is hundreds of GB big - it's stored on my Proxmox Backup Server. Most of the data is stored in a mount point, and I would like to restore the ct/lcx without this mp. Is it possible to restore the ct/lcx without a specific mp or directory path in the...
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    Issue restoring VM's to a new cluster that has a Ceph caching tier enabled

    Hi all, we are in the process of moving from our old cluster to a new cluster, Due to a high IOWait time on the new cluster, we have decided to enable Ceph caching to help, We are only trialling this at the moment but it does seem to be helping with the try of traffic we are throwing at it...
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    Restore LXC - edit config file; restore fails

    recovering backed-up configuration from 'Backup_NAS:backup/vzdump-lxc-5000-2023_05_03-03_08_55.tar.zst' restoring 'Backup_NAS:backup/vzdump-lxc-5000-2023_05_03-03_08_55.tar.zst' now.. extracting archive '/backups/dump/vzdump-lxc-5000-2023_05_03-03_08_55.tar.zst' lxc 20230509055514.227 ERROR...
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    Proxmox Backup Client Restore

    I there a command line paramter to restore the latest backup using a combination of the proxmox-backup-client snapshot list proxmox-backup-client restore command? without a lot for regex parsing? Do I need to get a snapshot list, output to JSON, parse that JSON for the latest snapshot and then...
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    28GB Backup, Restore has Taken 4hr 15min

    Hey Proxmox Forum, I've backed up one of my VM's on an old node, and moved the backup file to a new server I began the restore this morning around 8:50AM, and now at 1:38, it says, "Progress 100%" ONLY for read Things were taking aggregiously long previously, up to 5 minutes per GB What could...
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    [SOLVED] restore task running without task log

    I'm running a live restore from a local Proxmox backup server of a bout 5 tb of data. It's been running for about a day and a half now and since it's been running a day the progress log or item in the task bar has disappeared. I noticed that all other previous tasks disappeared. I'm kinda...
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    Scheduling Restore

    so, I had a bit of an idea, not sure if it is even viable, so I though asking round here. So, I want to have a a functional uptodate duplicate of one of my vms in the case that the original croaks. I already have daily backups of said vm running, but I was wondering if I could set up an...
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    restore deleted VM

    Hi! Is it possible to restore deleted VM with PBS?
  18. hakim

    Problem with (very) slow restore for CT

    Hello and happy new year, I just installed 2 servers with the last version of proxmox (last image + updates). On these 2 servers, I am able to restore some CTs but for (at least) 2 other CTs : - the restore process starts, - the corresponding disks is filled quite quickly - and suddenly, it...
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    Why Restore is so slow from PBS and what is slow/fast ?

    Hello 1. What speed should one expect from PBS ? (restore / backup) Is it Normal that restore operation of 60GB VM took us 10 minutes ? 2. If it's not slow by design why it's so painfully slow in our situation? PVE nodes are 2x10G LACP with separate 10G for proxmox operations (Xeon 2680V3...
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    restore failed: Data blob has wrong CRC checksum

    Hi all, I'm starting my journey with virtualization and bump on problem that i don't really understand. Recently i set up PBS with data store at my Synology via NFS. Backup process work fine but restoring not... INFO: starting new backup job: vzdump 103 --mode snapshot --notes-template...


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