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    Stop looping task "STOP"

    How can i stop some "shutdown" task regarding a failed nodes in looping ? The "stop" task button is not clickable .. Thanks!
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    [SOLVED] Zentralen Backup-Job identifizieren und stoppen

    Moin, hab hier nen aktuellen 3-Systeme-Ceph-Cluster am laufen. Soweit alles chic. Nun schiebt mir aber der zentrale Backup-Job (VMs sichern) ne Leitung voll und ich wollte diesen Job identifizieren und stoppen. Keinen Knopf zum Stoppen gefunden. "ps ax|grep -i backu" auf allen drei Kisten...
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    [Proxmox VE 4.4-24] No API /status/start-stop

    I'm trying to call start/stop with API. but I get "data": null in response. /api2/json/nodes/{node}/qemu/{vmid}/status/start I would like to make VM start upon creation. Any suggestions ? NOTE: I know this is an outdated version, but why API is not working ?
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    My VM stops by itself

    Hello, Since this morning, my VM (which is on Debian 10 and Plesk) stops by itself without any reason after an indeterminate time. I've looked at the logs, I can't find anything suspicious. Do you know how I can fix the problem? Thanks in advance.
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    Windows 10 Guest keeps stopping/dying overnight - no GUI log

    Hi, first of all, my server is runnig the latest stable version version of proxmox and all my other guests are working fine. Only my Win10 Guest seems to stop/die overnight and there is no GUI log entry. My Guest is also running the latest Win10-Version. I read that some Win Servers had a...
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    Force Stop Causes Systemd Timeout

    Hi, I've been having an issue on one of my proxmox servers lately, but I've been unable to recreate this on my other server: I run a set of Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Server VMs. When I launch VNC to access the VM shell after some time running, I encounter a spam of this error: INFO: task...
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    [SOLVED] How to debug container shutdown issue ?

    Hello. I have container with zabbix installed by another employees. This container can be rebooted from inside with reboot command. But It falls into infinity stopping when I want to reboot proxmox. I can't stop caontainer with shutdown button from proxmox web ui, but can stop with "stop" from...
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    Windows VMs stop on RDP or local console

    Hello Everybody, I have some serious problems regarding some Windows VMs (Server 2016 and 2012r2), which are stopping without any reason or trace to any log (either /var/log/syslog or (after vm reboot within Windows Eventviewer)). The Server 2016 is running as MS AD DC, the 2012R2 Server is...
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    Long delay from command issue to command execution

    I have a (what appears to be) intermittent problem with container shutdowns taking a LONG time. For example: As you can see, there is a NEARLY 7 MINUTE delay from the stop request end time to the shutdown command. What is the cause of this delay and how can it be mitigated?
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    ERROR: Backup failed - start failed Unit already exists

    Hello, I have been trying to find a solution to this annoying problem for over six months. Have updated both servers (one is a community edition subscription and one is without subscription). This happens with both of them. Whenever I try to have an automated or manual backup of my VM (I don't...
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    [SOLVED] Stop VM Slow - KVM

    Good afternoon friends. Whenever I need to shut down or take a virtual machine takes enough. Almost 5 minutes. Is there anything that can be done to improve this time?
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    [SOLVED] How are KVM guests stopped on host shutdown ...

    ... or when the node admin selects More -> Stop all VMs and Containers? Is it stop or shutdown? I also have networkupstools (NUT) setup. I guess that when a fatal power failure alerts the node to go down, it also automatically brings the KVM boxes down, but how? Via stop or shutdown? Sorry...
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    Problem for user permission to only start, restart, shutdown one node

    Hi to All, i am this problem, i have crated the additional Role: pveum roleadd Sys_Power-only -privs "Sys.PowerMgmt Sys.Console" and i have add a permissions to the user "pippo" (is a PVE user autentication) for only start, stop, reset, shutdown the node, i have only one node and the name of...


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