I can't seem to be able to access my 2nd drive after reboot.

Discussion in 'Proxmox VE: Installation and configuration' started by Glinoth, Feb 9, 2019.

  1. Glinoth

    Glinoth New Member

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    So I install proxmox a while ago. It works fine even updated it, etc. I have 3 servers remote for learning / having fun with nothing professional, etc.

    My third box on the datacenter after a reboot lost contact with the 2nd drive sort of... I can't access it when adding a new container / vm nor can I delete old containers. I think I think I derped up maybe don't have the drive auto starting correctly.

    Via Proxmox it says it's /dev/sdb and the health is great. I used fdisk via ssh to the same location and showed the correct info.

    I guess from here as I'm quite a indeterminate I'm wondering how I can jump start it again. There is no sensitive data so I don't mind losing it on that disk.

    Thanks!
     
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    dcsapak Proxmox Staff Member
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    what kind of storage did you put on that disk (lvm, lvmthin, filesystem, etc. )?
    did you forget to add the storage definiton to pve (only creating a filesystem eg. is not enought, proxmox ve has to know about it)
     
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  4. Glinoth

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    Thanks for getting back to me. I did this a very very long time ago. From what I recall the Promox is installed on a old HD and the SD was added in as a second drive.

    I ran these commands via it's history:
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        1  top
        2  pvecm add 192.168.1.31
        3  pvecm add 192.168.1.31
        4  pvceate /dev/sdb
        5  pvcreate /dev/sdb
        6  df -h
        7  df
        8  lsblk
        9  zpool create -f server3ssd /dev/sdb
       10  sudo zpool create -f server3ssd /dev/sdb
       11  zpool create -f server3ssd /dev/sdb
       12  zpool create -f myzpool /dev/sdb
       13  /sbin/modprobe zfs
       14  zpool create -f server3ssd /dev/sdb
       15  cat /etc/pve/storage.cfg
       16  nano /etc/pve/storage.cfg
       17  pvecreate /dev/sdb
       18  pvcreate /dev/sdb
       19  frisk -l
       20  fdisk -l
       21  fdisk -1
       22  fdisk -l
       23  fdisk /dev/sdb
       24  fdisk /dev/sda
       25  fdisk /dev/sdb
       26  fdisk /dev/sdb
       27  fdisk /dev/sdb
       28  history
       29  fdisk /dev/sdb
       30  pvcreate /dev/sdb
       31  fdisk /dev/sdb
       32  p
       33  fdisk /dev/sdb
       34  pvcreate /dev/sdb
       35  pv
       36  nano /etc/lvm/lvm.conf
       37  nano /etc/lvm/lvm.conf
       38  cfdisk /dev/sdb
       39  pvcreate /dev/sdb1
       40  cfdisk /dev/sdb
       41  pvcreate /dev/sdb1
       42  vgcreate small-ssd2 /dev/sda1
       43  vgcreate small-ssd3 /dev/sda1
       44  vgcreate small-ssd3 /dev/sda3
       45  cfdisk /dev/sdb1
       46  cfdisk /dev/sdb
       47  pvcreate /dev/sdb
       48  pvcreate /dev/sdb1
       49  fdisk -l
       50  pvcreate /dev/sdb
       51  pvcreate /dev/sdb
       52  cfdisk /dev/sdb
       53  pvcreate /dev/sdb
       54  pvcreate -vvv /dev/sdb
       55  pvcreate -vvv /dev/sdb1
       56  vgcreate small-ssd3 /dev/sdb1
       57  cd /var/lib/vz/template/iso/
       58  ll
       59  wget dfsd
       60
       61  ll
       62  dir
       63  cd /var/lib/vz/template/iso
       64  wget REMOVED LINK DUE TO FORUMS ANTI SPAM
       65  history
       66  nano /etc/apt/sources.list
       67  apt-get update && apt-get dist-upgrade
       68  nano /etc/apt/sources.list
       69  apt-get update
       70  nano /etc/apt/sources.list
       71  apt-get update && apt-get dist-upgrade
       72  rm -f /etc/apt/sources.list.d/pve-enterprise.list
       73  apt-get update && apt-get dist-upgrade
       74  nano /etc/apt/sources.list
       75  apt-get update && apt-get dist-upgrade
       76  root
       77  ll
       78  history
       79  history
       80  fdisk -1
       81  pvcreate /dev/sdb
       82  pvcreate /dev/sda
       83  pvcreate /dev/sda3
       84  cfdisk /dev/sda3
       85  mount -a
       86  mount
       87  ls
       88  ll
       89  dir
       90  ls /mnt/
       91  ls /
       92  pvcreate /dev/sdb
       93  pvcreate /dev/sda3
       94  df -hP
       95  fuser -m -v /dev/sda3
       96  pvscan
       97  vgscan
       98  lvscan
       99  vgcreate myvolgroup /dev/sda3
      100  zpool create -f myzpool /dev/sda3
      101  vgcreate small-ssd3 /dev/sdb1
      102  /sbin/modprobe zfs
      103  fdisk /dev/sdb
      104  pvcreate /dev/sdb
      105  dmsetup ls
      106  cfdisk
      107  history
      108  cfdisk /dev/sdb
      109  pvcreate /dev/sdb
      110  grep filter /etc/lvm/lvm.conf
      111  cfdisk /dev/sdb
      112  cfdisk /dev/sdb2
      113  pvcreate --metadatasize 250k -y -ff /dev/sdb2
      114  pvcreate --metadatasize 250k -y -ff /dev/sdb
      115  cfdisk /dev/sdb
      116  history
      117  history


    As you can see I was derpy and not doing things right. In a perfect world I would do a fresh start but I feel like I have not compromised the OS itself was even able to update it. Just the darn SSD I can't see to be able to attach to it.
     
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