Had to reinstall PBS, can't use old datastore


New Member
Nov 23, 2022
I had to reinstall PBS. I've reimported the zfs pool and it's now mounted on the system at /tank1.
When I look in the gui I see it listed under ZFS.

I restored my copy of /etc/datastore.cfg and rebooted the machine. When I look at /etc/datastore.cfg I can see the following:

datastore: tank1
gc-schedule daily
path /tank1
prune-schedule daily

But it's not showing up as a datastore in the gui. When i run this command:
proxmox-backup-manager datastore list
It returns nothing.

All the data is in tank1.

Does anyone have any ideas on how to use tank1 as my datastore again and not lose all my historic backups?


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