SSD/NVME passthrough, support ssd/flash flag, rotation_rate=1/0


Renowned Member
Jan 21, 2017
It should be possible to set a virtual disk drive to be backed by an SSD/Flash device. Virtio SCSI with SCSI, VirtIO and SATA drives should support this.

Virtual box supports this since 2014, when can we expect this to happen in PVE?

According to the upstream sources this should be possible for libvirt by setting "rotation_rate=1" or "rotation_rate=0".


So SCSI as disk type for passthrough and then a tick in the options?

What version started supporting this?


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