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    [SOLVED] VPN Preventing NFS Mounts?

    Up until about a week ago, I've been able to mount my internal 2TB SSD to my Mint VM over NFS without issue, with IVPN installed. I've not made any changes to exports or fstab, and I've assigned a DHCP reservation to the VM via Pfsense. Only reason I think it might be my VPN, is after I've set...
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    Wireguard as network

    Hi all, I’m new to proxmox and wondering on how you would solve this: I’m running proxmox and hosting some vms for a friend. Only he should have access to them. He himself has a Wireguard or IPsec vpn Server at his side. I was wondering if there is a way to create a vpn adapter on the übe host...
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    Proxmox as host, or TrueNas as Host?

    Hi all, I'm considering combining my home tech into a one-machine Router/NAS/Server, with the ability for the storage to be expandable. Do you have any suggestions or input on how I best do this? Here are my thoughts so far: Parts List: https://uk.pcpartpicker.com/list/W2LpbL In short: 8-core...
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    Poor network performance in LXC container

    Hello. Yesterday we migrated our Proxmox VPN server from QEMU virtualization to an LXC container, and when we connected to the VPN and measured the speed on speedtest.net, the download speed was 0.98 Mbps, less than 1 Mbps. Upload speeds were about 30 Mbps, which was typical. When running with...
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    [SOLVED] I want to connect external Proxmox server with my local cluster

    Hi, I want to connect my external proxmox server which is in other network with my local cluster currently with 3 nodes connected. I tried installing a VPN in the external server but when I try to join the cluster I got this error during the conection: permission denied - invalid PVE ticket...
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    Proxmox and OpenVPN and pfsens

    Hi everyone, I have a question about using Proxmox and OpenVPN together. Here's the scenario: I have an OpenVPN server in Germany and a Proxmox server in Hungary. The goal is to enable users to connect to the German OpenVPN server and have their requests forwarded to a virtual machine running...
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    Problem: Speedtest extremely slow in lxc or host shell, but ok in VMs

    I created a VPN service using OpenVPN and I was trying to figure out where the bottleneck is because it's very slow compare to the internet speed I have on the server. But during the process I found things very confusing (the sevice is in LXC): 1. speedtest in the PVE host and LXCs have much...
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    First Steps setting-up Proxmox

    Hello guys, Last weekend I managed to install and setup my first home server with Proxmox. I have used an a old desktop PC, boosted a bit the memory and succsefully installed Proxmox VE. Everything seems to be working just fine and I am enjoying my setup. However, I may need help for few...
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    Proxmox interne Server ausschließlich via VPN nutzen

    Hallo Zusammen, habe mich in den letzten Tagen etwas mit Netzwerken beschäftigt. Allerdings scheine ich auf dem Schlauch zu stehen. Folgendes habe ich vor und scheitere noch bei der Umsetzung. Fritzbox (Wireguard eingerichtet) Proxmox: VMs wie z.b. Nextcloud usw. sollen ausschließlich via...
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    How to add Unraid share(smb) as a drive/mount to VM, VPN disconnects the share.

    Hi, I have two VMs. One for Windows and the other for Unraid. I use map network drive to reach unraid shared folder in Windows. However, whenever I connect to vpn in windows my network drive disappears. So, is there a way to add Unraid share in proxmox as a drive or mount to Windows VM, so that...
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    [SOLVED] Site-to-site-VPN (IPSec): Routingprobleme

    Hallo, ich habe es als Anfänger nach vielen Tagen endlich geschafft, auf einem Debian-11-basierten Container mit StrongSwan ein Site-to-site-VPN per IPSec zustande zu bringen. Auf Seite A habe ich routerseits (Ubiquiti DreamMachine Pro) ein Port-forward für 500 und 4500 auf die lokale IP des...
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    New to Proxmox VE-- Seeking a path to learn

    Hello Proxmox community! I recently found my way to using Proxmox via upgrade of my hardware for Home Assistant (originally on RPi3b+) and I was drawn to Proxmox because of the option to isolate HA and run other applications as LXC though I'm very new to home servers and networking. I have a...
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    Pve blocks Wireguard

    I'm running PVE (pimox) on a Raspeberry Pi OS 64bit. One VM is Home Assistant which runs Wireguard VPN add on. Wireguard works fine when i try to connect to local devices such as my router ( or raspberry eth0 ( but cannot ping vmbr or connect to Home...
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    Beginner Networking Question: How to best Implement Tailscale?

    Hello all, I am looking at using tailscale for my home server, specifications below: Xeon X3450 16GB Ram (First thing to upgrade when I have money to spare) Obviously running proxmox. I am considering using tailscale to set up out of network access for some of my applications, including: -...
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    Proxmox cluster iptables nat rules when using vpn

    Hello, I'm experiencing a pretty strange connection issue when connected to the second vpn VM (wireguard). I got two proxmox nodes, each do have a VM with wireguard, a VM with a dns server, a VM with traefik proxy, both nodes have the same etc/network/interfaces files. Both wireguard VMs are...
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    VPN Probleme nach Update pve6to7

    Hallo zusammen, ich habe das System von pve 6.4.x auf 7.2.11 nach der offiziellen Anleitung per In-Place Upgrade aktualisert. Das hat soweit auch bestens geklappt, alle Container und VM's ließen sich danach normal starten und laufen bis auf den VPN auch wie gewohnt. Als VPN hatte ich...
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    Enabling firewall breaks VPN

    Hi, We've been looking into enabling firewall on our PVE. A VM is running Windows serving Microsoft AlwaysOn IKEv2 to clients. When firewall is enabled on the cluster, the clients are no longer able to authenticate, existing connections continues to function, until they disconnect. As soon as...
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    Timeout loading datastore content

    Hi, I am currently trying to solve a timeout issue while loading the content of a datastore. I have a datastore on the server that write directly to a SSD. The second datastore is a samba share that is connected via VPN. I run all of the backup jobs and after that I have a sync job running...
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    Accessing Proxmox via VPN

    Hello everyone, It's my first time posting here :) I installed a proxmox in my local network with the following network config : auto lo iface lo inet loopback iface enp2s0 inet manual auto vmbr0 iface vmbr0 inet static address gateway...
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    Wireguard preferred method.

    Hi there, I'm new to Proxmox and have it running (Virtual Environment 7.1-11) I want to install Wireguard but didn't found anything that compares the 5 methods that I'm now aware of. -on host -in VM -In LXC -In Docker in LXC -turnkey solution The differences that I would like to know is...


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