samba

  1. Shared Storage on a Gigabyte Home Network

    Hello all, I have been thinking of setting up Shared Storage for 3 Proxmox nodes. This will mean 4 systems (NAS, pve1, pve2, pve3). The NAS (for lack of a better name) will share to the 3 nodes using NFS or SMB and will hold all the VMs and CTs only; it will not be used as a multimedia server...
  2. Directory in PBS for SAMBA and Rsync

    Folks I was doing a NAS box and I am tempted to make it a PBS for fun and learning. This is at home and I do not have intense backup needs but my linux laptop could get backed up. It has 10TB of Raidz1 store and that is where I will target the backup to be stored (say /my10tb-store). I...
  3. a mounted samba folder is empty, a subfolder of this dataset isn't why is this?

    Hi there, I have a zfs dataset mounted to a container with samba. When I mount mp0: /mnt/QData/QMedia,mp=/mnt/media I can only see the subfolders of this QMedia folder and only one level deep When I mount mp0: /mnt/QData/QMedia/pictures,mp=/mnt/media I can see all subfolders several braches...
  4. Proxmox 7.2 samba on host unprivileged lxc empty directory problem

    Hi There, I wanted to experiment with jellyfin so I installed a Debian 11 container. I have my data on a zfs with dataset QData\QMedia etc I have samba up and running and the shares are accessible from windows computers. However I can't seem to access the content inside the root mounted...
  5. Passthrough a ZFS dataset to LXC to create a Samba File share

    Hello, I am creating a SMB Server for my office. I have ZFS Pool which is shared by VMS and File share I am planning to deploy. I want to keep the proxmox as a hypervisor and not host SAMBA from it. The other option is LXC with turnkey file server which creates a single large file which is...
  6. Extremely SLOW Ceph Storage from over 60% usage ???

    We have a "Lab" Ceph Object Storage consisting of a 4x Multinode Server and the following Node components: Per Node: PVE Manager Version pve-manager/7.1-7/df5740ad Kernel Version Linux 5.13.19-2-pve #1 SMP PVE 5.13.19-4 (Mon, 29 Nov 2021 12:10:09 +0100) 24 x Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU X5675 @...
  7. FAILED 04:03:30 error pruning backups - check log

    Hello all, I'm having issues with a backup of a vm on my proxmox server (version 6.4.8). The backup destination is a drobo NAS with a CIFS/Samba share, here's the error: 100: 2021-06-25 08:59:15 INFO: removing backup 'drobo-35:backup/vzdump-qemu-100-2021_06_21-05_00_02.vma.zst' 100: 2021-06-25...
  8. [TUTORIAL] Firewall rules for a Samba AD DC

    I finally managed to fully enable the firewall (Input+Output DROP) on all of my VMs, including a Samba AD DC and a Samba File Server. Since the firewall macro "SMB" is not sufficient in this case, and because I didn't find an answer in the forums, here are the necessary directives: Samba AD DC...
  9. 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...
  10. Samba VM vs CT

    Dear all, Yesterday, I tried to launch a new file server in order to find out if I should use VM or CT, I tested both. Using only default options, I created: Container using an Ubuntu 20 template. VM using Ubuntu 20 server ISO. I then installed samba from the repos, added a share with no...
  11. [SOLVED] Help With Setting Up Storage For Access In LXCs and Networked Machines

    Hi everyone, new to Proxmox and Linux as a whole. Over the last week or so, I've been trying to setup my storage (among other things). While I've been largely successful at setting up the rest of my server, setting up my storage the way I want has been a huge challenge. What I want is: All 5...
  12. Mounting/Connecting SMB automatically from unprivileged LXC without using fstab

    I am trying to connect to an SMB existing in another Proxmox guest, from both LXCs and VMs. The LXC clients are unprivileged, and when I add //192.168.11.20/store /mnt/store_mnt cifs username=store,password=password,_netdev 0 0 and execute mount -a It complained with an error suggesting a...
  13. Issue with large ZFS volume, CIFS share and VM storage

    We have a working 4 hosts PVE 6.3-3 cluster installed with ZFS. All those machine are enterprise gear on working condition. With those machine we archive, digitize and produce very large video files to different format. These are often intensive processes that require a lot of resources and...
  14. unpriviledged container idmap

    Hey I downloaded the turnkey file-server, then bound mounted some zfs storage, I cannot write to the storage, (nobody,nogroup) I followed this guide: https://pve.proxmox.com/wiki/Unprivileged_LXC_containers but it didn't work ! (I try to run sleep from the container and it get 101005 uid in...
  15. Proxmox Containers - AD Authentication and Mount Points

    Hey guys, I'm looking for feedback on a setup I've been working on. I have a Proxmox host running a domain joined samba server on bare metal. I have the acl_xattr:igonre system acls = yes flag set on each of my shares. This all works to my liking. I'm able to create users in AD and use Windows...
  16. Proxmox Fileserver - samba regular crash

    Dear colleague, i am evaluating Proxmox solution before to purchase of the licence but I am in troubles. I would like to use Proxmox and CT Turnkey FileServer for main storage and other CT of course. I have made two tests but both tests with same results. Actual setup is on DELL PowerEdge...
  17. Samba over LXC Permission Issues

    The issue im having is Samba can access a folder however when a new torrent is added to Deluge, Samba becomes unable to touch it and then i have to go chmod it if i wan't to touch it. I have a Samba LXC running as privilleged and a Deluge thin client running as an unprivlleged. I setup the...
  18. can not reach samba on network, runing on lxc centos

    Hello. I am very new with Proxmox and never set up any server in it before. Hope you could give some light to my eyes. Have proxmox with a lxc container with centos 8 and samba server installed. All configuration was done, users created, group created, associated every samba share folder to...
  19. How to NFS/SMB share already populated ZFS array the right way

    Hello, I'm transitioning my server over from unraid to proxmox, because I'm using it for far more virtualization than I thought I would, but I need help figuring out how to make it work with my existing setup. I have a ZFS array of 5x 8tb drives in raidZ1 from my unraid server that's already...
  20. Windows Ordner Freigabe in Proxmox als Backup Storage ? WOL ?

    Hallo Com, ich würde gerne von Proxmox und meinen VM's / LXC's ein Backup erstellen, hierzu habe ich aber auf dem NUC selber keine Möglichkeit, auch gibt es kein NAS im Haus. Dafür habe ich aber einen Windows Server, der genug Speicherkapazität hat. Wie kann ich diesen nun unter Proxmox...

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