vmware

  1. Storage Server Virtualisierung und ZFS

    Da mir mein HP ProLiant G8 nicht mehr Performant genug ist habe ich mir neue Hardware angeschafft: AMD Ryzen 5 2600 ASRock X470D4U 16GB Kingston KSM26ED8/16ME Im alten HP ProLiant G8 hängt ein HP P212 Controller der wiederum ein logisches Laufwerk mit 8TB (RAID5) erzeugt. Als Host System...
  2. VMDK image on PROXMOX

    VMDK Image is standard VMware, right? If I upload this image on PROXMOX will there be any incompatibilities or will it degrade machine performance? Thanks
  3. VMDK in Proxmox

    Hallo Zusammen, ich würde gerne eine VMWare Centos VM in Proxmox importieren. Leider klappt das nicht ganz. Anbei meine Schritte, was ich alles gemacht habe. 1. Server ausgeschalten 2. Ich habe mit scp von dem esx Server die Server.vmdk und die Server-flat vmdk auf den Proxmox Server...
  4. How does PVE handle Host related failures with HA

    Hi Community We run a VMware environment and seeing some issues with HA failing to detect a host issue and move VM's to functioning hosts. This has prompted my question today about how PVE manages hosts that have partially failed and are not 100% responsive but responsive enough to respond to...
  5. VMWARE Workstation nested inside PVE Windows host

    Hi everybody, I'm trying to run VMWARE Workstation 15 (but tried also VMWare Player 12) inside a Windows 10 64 bit host on PVE 5.2 server. What I've done until now: Enabled Nested Virtualization as stated in Proxmox wiki I was able to install VMWARE Workstation but then got the following...
  6. Thinking of switching from vSphere

    We have a small vSphere cluster in our lab but we're increasingly using Docker. This however isn't ideal since we'd like a GUI managed solution which natively supports Docker (like Synology's DSM). Does Proxmox have Docker support in the web interface? I see mention of it in 5.3 but I can't...
  7. Running VMware on Proxmox

    What parameters (CPU, network, HDD) are working better to run VMware on Proxmox? I'm trying to run VMware 6.7 as a VM inside Proxmox and I've found a few issues. The host or qemu CPU is not supported any more by VMWare as I have a 8 x Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU X3450 @ 2.67GHz (1 Socket), so I need...
  8. Import from VMWare to Ceph

    Hello, I'm using Proxmox a while now, with several VMs and containers on a single machine. Now I got access to new hardware which is set up with 3 nodes using Ceph. I'd like to import a VM from VMWare to this system. I learned that I have to: - create a VM - copy and convert the vmdk to...
  9. Help with API - disk creation and assignment

    Hello! I'm making a tool to migrate from vmware to proxmox. I've got everything done except for handling the disks. I can't quite get the syntax right for creating LVM disks. Ideally I want to create a bunch of 1gb LVMs when I import the configs, then resize them to the correct size later as...
  10. Migration of a VM from Proxmox to VMware vSphere

    Dear All, I need your help as I have an urgent requirement in my organization to migrate a VM on the Proxmox hypervisor to the VMware vSphere hypervisor. Could you please advise if you have an approach which was applied before to do the same?
  11. Proxmox NAT

    Hi! I would like to install 4 proxmox servers on vmware workstation vms and make a cluster with them . What settings should I use on them when installing on vmware? I would like to set up the NAT networking model Should i use NAT and Host only or Bridged and host-only as the network adapters?
  12. VLANs not working, but the server itself is

    I have a strange problem that I'm hoping someone can help with. I've set up 3 extra PM servers running under VMWare ESXi to use as HA in case our primary physical server goes down. As a reference for this discussion, the 4 server names are: pve0 = bare metal pve1, 2 and 3: VMWare ESXi The...
  13. Import vmware image - new!

    So I've looked at a ton of guides on this and they all want to make cows (qcow files) but I'm using lvm-thin on proxmox 5 which no longer does qcow I believe.. So I found a guide that says to just extract the ova file and then use the command: qm importovf No problemo, I have a usb drive...
  14. VMWare --> Proxmox Booting, but not all the way

    I have a multi disk VM running RH7 that I'm attempting to move over from VMWare Fusion. I have migrated all the files over and converted them from ovf --> vmdk --> .raw files. It is two separate disks. I am able to get the VM to boot-up but am getting errors. dracut-initqueue[283]: Warning...
  15. UHL-Services

    [SOLVED] Import VMWare Centos 7 machine

    I have tried the following: root@node01-sxb-pve01:/vz/template/ova# qm importovf 109 CentOS7.2_64_kusanagi7.8.3.ovf local Formatting '/var/lib/vz/images/109/vm-109-disk-1.raw', fmt=raw size=32212254720 (100.00/100%) root@node01-sxb-pve01:/vz/template/ova# less CentOS7.2_64_kusanagi7.8.3.mf...
  16. Configuring proxmox on vmware

    Hi, I'd like to install 4 proxmox VMs on a VMware What VM settings should I use If I want to the VMs to have their own private network (192.160.100.100) but be able to be pinged by the host computer? I want each Vm to have 2 NICS. Which two NICs should I use? NAT and "host only" or NAT...
  17. Another SSD-related question about health and storage options

    Dear Proxmox community, I have yet another question about Proxmox and SSD's. I apologize if the following is too redundant but I was not able to find exact answers and I'm hoping the people here can provide some perspective. I would be very thankful and will provide my experiences and results...
  18. ghusson

    VMDK disk image file format : ready for production ?

    Hello, I recently remarked that Proxmox VE (at last v4.4) now supports VMDK disk image file format. I couldn't find any documentation on that (maybe because I always fall on migration procedure with qemu-img convert with my internet searchs). Same on kvm documentation at RedHat. The kvm manual...
  19. [SOLVED] Migration from esxi

    Hi, Next week i planing to migrate my esxi server to proxmox. I find a guid for this: https://pve.proxmox.com/wiki/Migration_of_servers_to_Proxmox_VE Now i install a test system to a not used server to try how can i migrate all the vms-s from esxi to proxmox. I stuk at hard disk part. I...
  20. Problem with migrate vm machine from ESX

    hello every one, i have a problem with migrate vm machine from ESX, my vm machin from esx work with HDD licence code, when i move to proxmox, hdd UUID change :( any one have a solution for this problem ...

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