Feature request - Restore on same drive as origin

cromatn5

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Mar 26, 2018
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Hello,

I have 2 SDD's for Proxmox:

Code:
pvs
  PV         VG         Fmt  Attr PSize   PFree
  /dev/md0   wd-raid1   lvm2 a--    2,73t   1,43t
  /dev/sda4  pve-root   lvm2 a--  439,20g      0
  /dev/sdb1  pve-data   lvm2 a--  894,25g      0
  /dev/sde1  pve-backup lvm2 a--    1,82t 355,01g
 
vgs
  VG         #PV #LV #SN Attr   VSize   VFree
  pve-backup   1   2   0 wz--n-   1,82t 355,01g
  pve-data     1   6   0 wz--n- 894,25g      0
  pve-root     1  13   0 wz--n- 439,20g      0
  wd-raid1     1   2   0 wz--n-   2,73t   1,43t
 
lvs
  LV              VG         Attr       LSize   Pool    Origin Data%  Meta%  Move Log Cpy%Sync Convert
  backup-root     pve-backup -wi-ao----   8,00g
  backup-vm       pve-backup -wi-ao----   1,46t
  vm-101-disk-0   pve-data   Vwi-a-tz--   4,00m vm-data        12,50
  vm-101-disk-2   pve-data   Vwi-a-tz-- 200,00g vm-data        86,15
  vm-102-disk-0   pve-data   Vwi-a-tz--   4,00m vm-data        12,50
  vm-102-disk-2   pve-data   Vwi-a-tz-- 200,00g vm-data        71,55
  vm-300-disk-0   pve-data   Vwi-aotz--  40,00g vm-data        37,24
  vm-data         pve-data   twi-aotz-- 894,03g                36,94  19,27
  base-200-disk-0 pve-root   Vri---tz-k   4,00m vm-os
  base-200-disk-1 pve-root   Vri---tz-k  50,00g vm-os
  iso             pve-root   -wi-ao----  30,00g
  vm-100-disk-0   pve-root   Vwi-aotz--   8,00g vm-os          71,58
  vm-101-disk-0   pve-root   Vwi-a-tz--  32,00g vm-os          59,75
  vm-102-disk-0   pve-root   Vwi-a-tz--  50,00g vm-os          71,70
  vm-103-disk-0   pve-root   Vwi-a-tz-- 100,00g vm-os          32,93
  vm-104-disk-0   pve-root   Vwi-a-tz--   4,00g vm-os          93,95
  vm-105-disk-0   pve-root   Vwi-a-tz--   6,00g vm-os          94,26
  vm-300-disk-0   pve-root   Vwi-aotz--   4,00m vm-os          6,25
  vm-300-disk-1   pve-root   Vwi-aotz--  40,00g vm-os          91,13
  vm-301-disk-0   pve-root   Vwi-aotz--   4,00g vm-os          72,08
  vm-os           pve-root   twi-aotz-- 409,00g                40,88  20,61
  download        wd-raid1   -wi-ao---- 100,00g
  medias          wd-raid1   -wi-ao----   1,20t
When I restore a VM, Proxmox tell me if I want to restore on vm-os or vm-data, but it will restore all disks on the same storage.

For exemple, VM 102 has a disk on "vm-os", and another on "vm-data". If I choose "vm-os", the 2 disks will be restored on this pool. I can moove it after restore, but it will be better if we can choose separately the destination for each disks.
 

mira

Proxmox Staff Member
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Aug 1, 2018
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By default it tries to restore to the storages in the config. If you choose a custom storage all disks will be restored there.
Feel free to open an enhancement in our bug tracker: https://bugzilla.proxmox.com/
 

cromatn5

New Member
Mar 26, 2018
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Ok, but in the backup drives ares listed in there own storages:

Code:
#192.168.0.1
agent: 1
bios: ovmf
boot: c
bootdisk: scsi0
cores: 4
cpu: host
efidisk0: vm-data:vm-102-disk-0,size=4M
memory: 8192
name: HomeSRV
net0: virtio=DE:57:26:E3:36:FC,bridge=vmbr0,firewall=1
numa: 0
onboot: 1
ostype: win10
protection: 1
scsi0: vm-os:vm-102-disk-0,discard=on,size=50G,ssd=1
scsi1: vm-data:vm-102-disk-2,discard=on,size=200G,ssd=1
scsi3: none,media=cdrom
scsihw: virtio-scsi-single
smbios1: uuid=baa8859b-bb3a-48e8-b4fb-bd392530b9e2
sockets: 1
tablet: 0
usb0: host=1-8
vga: qxl
vmgenid: 320cbcab-457b-4a37-9650-1ceb76b97be5
#qmdump#map:efidisk0:drive-efidisk0:vm-data:raw:
#qmdump#map:scsi0:drive-scsi0:vm-os:raw:
#qmdump#map:scsi1:drive-scsi1:vm-data:raw:
Not sure this is a bug, just Proxmox should ask for each disk.
 

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