1. K

    Getting SMART data from ZFS disks in Proxmox

    Hi there - I'm using an LSI SAS9211-8I to pass through two disks via Windows Server 2016 to Proxmox (old identical 500GB drives - I'm new to Proxmox and I'm testing things out before I start importing production data) and I'm having a difficult time getting SMART data from the drives. I used...
  2. EluRex

    PVE nodes- Supermico H11SSL-C & EPYC 7401P in progress

    Build’s Name: RCluster (30 nodes) Operating System/ Storage Platform: Proxmox VE 5.1 CPU: AMD Ryzen 7401P Motherboard: Supermicro H11SSL-C Chassis: RMC3116-670-HSE with SAS3 expander Drives: (16) Seagate ST6000NM0034 SAS3 6TB RAM: DDR4 2666mhz ECC Reg 64GB x4 and 64GB x8 Network Cards...
  3. WeekendWarrior

    Proxmox/Ceph Distributed System - Advice Sought

    I am planning a Proxmox/Ceph installation and would appreciate some advice on performance aspects of such a system. My question seems to concern Ceph but that will be installed within the context of Proxmox usage. My goals are to have "many" servers (at least by SMB standards) running...
  4. A

    'guest-fsfreeze-freeze' Proxmox

    Hi, I was wondering if someone else has had this issue before? Been trying to backup the Vm but after 1 hour it starts backing up but on the log shows Not sure if its because it FreeBSD running pfSense 2.3.5 because tried and i would get () Task viewer: Backup Output Status Stop INFO...
  5. J

    affordable (little) proxmox home server

    Hi everyone! I am looking for an affordable Proxmox home server; do you have any suggestions? Currently, I am running mainly two VMs: a pfSense and a FreeNAS. PfSense acts as firewall between LAN and modem, while FreeNAS acts as home NAS by handling 2x6TB passed-through hard-disks in mirroring...
  6. K

    Recommended Virtualization Solution?

    Hi! We just got two new DELL servers in the office with the following specs: - 2TB Disk Space (using RAID 5) - 192GB RAM - 2x 8 code Intel CPUs each (32 cores each) And we're now discussing which virtualisation solution would be the best to host multiple different environments (a kubernetes...
  7. vl1969

    [CLOSED]Setup and use Ceph on single node Proxmox? A little crazy idea?

    OK , before anyone starts "This is crazy" rant here here me out. I know this is not what it was designed to do. but just want to get some feedback on possibility. From everything I have read so far, it seams that it is theoretically possible to setup Ceph on a single node, and still have the...
  8. L

    ASRock J4205 Low Power Pi replacement

    Build’s Name: PVE FrankenServer Operating System/ Storage Platform: Proxmox CPU: Pentium J4205 Motherboard: ASRock J4205-mITX Chassis: Supermicro 1u Drives: 120 GB SSD RAM: 8 GB Kingston DDR3L 1600 Add-in Cards: N/A Power Supply: Mean Well NES-100 / PicoPSU -80 Other Bits: ELEGIANT DC 12V PWM...
  9. Patrick

    Proxmox VE 5 with Intel Atom C3000 Series Denverton

    Confirming that the Proxmox VE 5.0 image (PV 4.10.17-19 kernel) does work out of the box with the Intel X553 / X557 NICs from the Intel Atom C3000 series codenamed Denverton:
  10. DavidRa

    Dell 8024F, Multicast for Proxmox

    Now that Proxmox 5 is out and live, I figured I'd build a test cluster on my lab environment to see if it is any easier/better than my previous attempts. I have run into a snag though. According to the Proxmox documentation, the preferred environment for clustering includes multicast for the...
  11. EluRex

    PVE Cluster using UNAS 810A

    This is a long thread and lots photo. Basic goal is create a home lab and also a home nas environment + home media hub My Network Diagram My network Equipment My first build of the node is using UNAS NSC800 Chassis with Intel I7-6700T with ASRock C236 WSI. I was a bit disappointed due to...
  12. M

    Home server architecture thoughts?

    In this thread, I posted pics of my recently-rebuilt home server. Now that the hardware part is done (maybe?), I'm thinking it's time to revisit the OS/software side. So I'm soliciting feedback. I don't think anything is really broken, but mostly non-optimal due to having grown up...
  13. Jeggs101

    Proxmox VE ZFS Send/ Receive Error

    Second day I've gotten this: COMMAND: zfs send -i s3610/vm-101-disk-1@rep_quickbooksbak_2017-05-19_08:00:01 -- s3610/vm-101-disk-1@rep_quickbooksbak_2017-05-19_08:20:01 | ssh -o 'BatchMode=yes' root@ -- zfs recv -F -- hansel-nvme1/thinbackup/vm-101-disk-1 GET ERROR...
  14. R

    Help me refine my multi-headed virtualized workstation

    I want to build One Computer To Rule Them All. I plan to have a multiheaded setup, with one pair of monitors, keyboard + mouse each Windows and Linux, running in VMs. Windows will be used for gaming and graphic art projects, Linux for data science/bioinformatics, so performance is important. I...
  15. A

    SuperDoctor5 on ProxMox VE v5.x: failed install

    Supermicro SuperDoctor® 5 | Supermicro Server Management Utilities | Products - Super Micro Computer, Inc. Trying to install SD5 in a Proxmox build. The installer goes through with no errors but it never gets installed. I've installed SD5 many times on my XenServer host. Any ideas??
  16. A

    Proxmox VE "noob" build Ceph question

    I'm looking to get my feet wet in the Proxmox world... Chassis: SuperMicro 2027TR-H72RF CPU: Xeon 2x E5-2620 per node RAM: 128GB per node SSD o/s: 2x SuperMicro SSD-DM064-PHI per node SSD Ceph: 6x Samsung SM863 or Intel S3710 per node Networking: 1x Mellanox ConnectX-3 dual port 56g + 2x 1gig...
  17. Patrick

    How-to Guide Create a Proxmox VE 5.0 All-in-One with Docker

    This guide has how to create a KVM/ LXC virtualization host that also has Ceph storage and ZFS storage built-in. The same host will also have access to bare metal Docker-ce containers using Portainer as a GUI management. Video: Main site post: Create the Ultimate Virtualization and Container...
  18. I

    Proxmox + Storage

    Hey, So I've built my first Proxmox VE cluster. Ive been mainly a Mac and Windows guy and recently missed out on a job because my Linux was rubbish, So I'm diving in to train and so I first started with Unraid I liked it it was easy and intuitive but I needed 2 servers as It was cheaper to buy...
  19. O

    custom nas

    I need a new NAS system. now i use an old qnap TS210 as a nfs/smb share for data transfer and backup. i have a custom proxmox server that backup on this qnap, now i need to share nfs storage on other machine for using shared-storage for virtual machine. i make some test and when i backup or...
  20. Patrick

    Proxmox VE 5.0 and Docker with a Web GUI

    Heading off to sleep, but I think I have a project tomorrow that people are going to be interested in. We have had threads on Proxmox v. Docker and periodic threads on why not Proxmox and Docker. For a home lab proof of concept I now bring you: Docker running on Proxmox bare metal with a web...