So, I pulled the trigger on a new mobo to move from narrow-ILM and will lose some pci-slots. So, need a 16 port HBA instead of my two 8 port ones now.
SFF8087 would be preferred since I have those cables but if you have a card + cables I'd be interested.
Shipping to Sweden!
So I have a problem with getting an ISO mounted over IPMI on my X9-board.
As soon as I open the Virtual Media menu via the Java console there is a message that "Exist IMA File on BMC",
unplugging and plug in does not work. I have tired a reset of IPMI/iKVM, upgrade of the firmware and multiple...
1) tar -> backup of /etc/pve and some other stuffz each night and just dump that on a "backup zvol"
2) pve's native backup tool to backup VM/LXC's like 2 times a week to the "backup zvol"
3) znapzend snapshots locally of all the pools. Snapshots are kept locally and sent to a local zpool...
As much as the S3500 might be a better fit performance wise, buying new drives with warranty may still be warranted sometimes ... (what a pun!)
(mostly I'm just sad it's a hassle to order these over the Atlantic...)
Stealing your thread a bit maybe - I want/need a shared storage for a 3 node pve-cluster (one is monitoring node only...). Is a one SSD/box solution even viable? So two SSD's in two hosts. I won't really need any great performance, I just want to be able to do some HA.
A friend pointed out his company might be moving to OpenNebula from Xen - and it got me curious - it looks pretty slick. Anyone using it for your home-play-lab? :)
I'm running Proxmox today, I have 4 nodes, but no clustering.