storage pool

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    New install - working with directory storage

    I am decently new with Proxmox so forgive a potentially obvious question. I am looking to ensure my VMs are able to take advantage of snapshots. I understand that this is only possible on 'directory' storage. I have a 1TB SSD I am looking to use as both the boot volume for Proxmox and storage...
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    [SOLVED] Question about how Proxmox uses ZFS pools

    Hello, I just bought some new disks and though it would be a good time to try out ZFS. I have been explained by some people that first you create a zpool and then on top of that you create a filesystem data-set, after which you can store you files on the mounted location. I added my zfs...
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    Understanding ZFS: added new zfs in existing zfs pool

    Hello together, i thought i'd understood ZFS quite enough but no i am not so sure. On in my cluster consisting of two node, each having a local ZFS RaidZ2, called data (zpool), which uses all of the disks in that server except the one, Proxmox itself is installed on. I wanted to add another...
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    [SOLVED] backup Storage pool

    Hello everyone, I tried to find information about this, but apparently my setup seems to be exotic in this aspect because no one else has done this. I have a small 2 node cluster and plan to add another node with PBS installed to back up all VMs and containers. But also: a whole storage pool...
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    Backup data storage pool

    Hello everyone, I have a question regarding backups, that doesn't seem to be too common. I use proxmox at home on my own little server / in a 2-3 node cluster. Since the server is a home server, it houses quiet some files that i would like to back up one way or another. These files are stored...
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    Using external drives

    I have two external 4TB usb drives that I wanted to use as a storage pool. I installed PM 6.1 using the standard method with LVM layout. I see there is a way to do an install with ZFS, but I thought I would go with the default. On the other hand, I thought that I would create a zpool using the...

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