Unable to start VMs after moving zfs boot drive to fresh installation.


Active Member
Jan 21, 2017
My old PVE5.x home server died. I moved the zfs mirror it had to another old pc I had laying around.
I added a blank disk to install to and tried installing pve (5,6 &7) but couldn't install due to video issues. V8 installed, so I got passed the video hurtle.
I was able to import the pool and copy the db, so the GUI is populated with the vms.

Nothing starts and I'd like to understand what I'm missing.

This is the error I'm getting:

root@pve52a:~# pct start 100
run_buffer: 322 Script exited with status 1
lxc_setup: 4437 Failed to run mount hooks
do_start: 1272 Failed to setup container "100"
sync_wait: 34 An error occurred in another process (expected sequence number 4)
__lxc_start: 2107 Failed to spawn container "100"
startup for container '100' failed

Could someone please point me in right direction?


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