Add disk in my VM


New Member
May 9, 2019
Hello Guys,

Sorry if the question have been already posted.
I Have installed Emby in VM debian and I would like use disk what I have already mounted in proxmox.
I would like use disk sda sdb sdc and sdc ( all my movies are located there )

root@pve:~# df -h
Filesystem            Size  Used Avail Use% Mounted on
udev                   16G     0   16G   0% /dev
tmpfs                 3.2G  9.2M  3.2G   1% /run
/dev/mapper/pve-root   94G  2.5G   87G   3% /
tmpfs                  16G   52M   16G   1% /dev/shm
tmpfs                 5.0M     0  5.0M   0% /run/lock
tmpfs                  16G     0   16G   0% /sys/fs/cgroup
/dev/sdd1             916G   70G  847G   8% /mnt/sdd
/dev/sdb1             2.7T  2.7T   73G  98% /mnt/sdb
/dev/sdc1             3.6T  3.3T  354G  91% /mnt/sdc
/dev/mapper/pve-vms   335G  6.6G  312G   3% /vms
/dev/sda1             3.6T  541G  3.1T  15% /mnt/sda
/dev/fuse              30M   16K   30M   1% /etc/pve


Same how can I use my disk in container ?

Thanks for help I am Newbie


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I have found solution.
Just go in your VM option and add disk. Select mount point and validate, it will take few minute depend size of your disk
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Hi, I have the same inssue, can you help me please, I need add two disk with movies. I can´t add the disk on my VM.


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If you really mean a VM and not a LXC (bind-mounts only work with LXCs) you can try to use qm set to bringt the complete disk into your VM.


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