NVME drive randomly not detected


New Member
Aug 8, 2023
Hi everyone.

I'm installing ProxmoxVE 8 (latest) on HP Elite Mini G9 i7 with two 4TB Lexar 790 drives installed

The drives are visible in Bios, I disabled Boot Security, reset the keys, disabled pretty much every protection option I could find in BIOS (updated to newest version), and tried with RAID option in the BIOS and without it.

I'm trying configure it in ZFS RAID-1, but I think this is irrelevant, as the drives are randomly available or not in the installer as well.

What I have is that one of the drives (not always the same), or both are not being initiated on PVE boot. So, when both are available I can successfully install PVE with ZFS pool initiated as I need. After install though, either everything works, or one of my drives (or both) are missing from the system.

Any idea what may be happening?
A small update. I just reinstalled the whole thing with PVE 7.4 and so far it works every time. Tests are pending.

Still, would love to figure out the issue with v8.x


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