SAS Controller


New Member
Jan 22, 2019
I'm trying to migrate a windows virtual machine (from vmware) to Proxmox.

I was able to run the virtual machine on a Virtualbox using a SAS Controller (otherwise I get a blue screen). But in proxmox I can't configure a SAS controller, only ide, sata or SCSI, none of them are working.

Is there any way to use another kind of controller that makes windows think is a sas controller?

If isn't any way to use a SAS controller, and maybe this isn't the right place to ask this question, it's possibe to change the storage type from windows in any way to get it working on a sata controller?


Windows normally work out of the box with ide and sata controller.
All other controllers need special drivers. SAS is Serial Attached SCSI.
If none is working, I guess you have not removed the VMware tools(driver).
The problem was that the windows didn't have the SATA controller, and when booting it only show a blue screen. I've added a empty SATA disk with virtualbox and SAS controller with windows disks and then install sata drivers.

Now I can start with a KVM machine.



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