Proxmox Virtual Environment (PVE for short) is an Open Source Server Virtualization Platform, based on Debian, KVM and (LXC for v4 and above, OpenVZ for versions

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Proxmox vps container connection problems

I have Proxmox on my node server which have ip:5.189.190.* and I created openvz container on an ip : 213.136.87.* and installed centos 6 on it The problem: Cann't connect to container ssh directly ...
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“Authetication key already exists” error while adding computer to cluster proxmox

I had 2 computers running proxmox which were set up in a cluster called "cluster1". For simplicity the computers were named computer1 and computer2. computer1 was the primary, and computer2 was added ...
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Fresh Proxmox VE 2.1 installation with defaults can't be reached or pinged

I am using the lastest Proxmox VE 2.1. My server has two NICS with a uplink only connected into eth0. My Server is a co-located server utilizing public IPv4 IPs. It is not behind a firewall or any ...
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Linux Bridge (vmbr) has no connection to physical NIC [migrated]

I built myself a new home server and wanted to use Proxmox VE. Its Debian based and I have 3 KVM-machines running. Machine 1: "Sophos UTM" has WAN on vmbr0 and DMZ on vmbr1 (192.168.200.254) Machine 2:...
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How to give VMs access to the internet in an OVH server?

I have a SoYouStart server which is from OVH. I installed proxmox on it and I can access proxmox and use proxmox to access the web just fine. Any VM I install however can't access the wider internet ...
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How to shrink the disk of a LXC container on Proxmox 4?

I would like to shrink the main disk of a LXC container on a Proxmox VE 4.2, from 30GB to 20GB for instance. Shrinking seems not to be supported yet : $ pct resize <VMID> rootfs 20G unable to ...
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How to assign dedicated vCPUs to specific VM on Proxmox (KVM) or what system could do that?

I'm posting this here, because what I've found about the topic is either outdated, incomplete or not suitable for various reasons. I have wanted for a long time to learn how to map specific vCPUs to ...
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Rdesktop issue with Proxmox

Repost because of severe SUA syndrome I've recently switched my home lab from Vbox to Proxmox. For my backend servers this is great, because I only need terminal access to manage them. However, I'...
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Unable to make work both private and public ip network on openvz container in Proxmox

I'm using Proxmox 3, it is a fresh installation. For those who know, I'm using OVH Vrack 1.5 (along with a previous Vrack 1.0). My server has two interface eth0 and eth1, I succeeded to configure ...
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SELinux on CentOS7-based LXC?

is there any way to enable SELinux on LXC-based container using proxmox 4.2? Thanks in advance!
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Proxmox - Assign more memory to KVM VM

Is it possible to assign more memory to a KVM virtual machine without restarting it? I changed the memory size of a VM using the Proxmox web interface, but can't see that increase in the guest.
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Linux & Proxmox: Server does not respond

I have an unspecific problem and would like to get help in finding what's wrong with my machine. There is a server running (4 years old) with linux and proxmox installed (2 VMs on it). A few times a ...
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VM performance difference after moving to different ProxMox instance

I've got two ProxMox servers and when I moved one of my VMs, it's running into performance issues. ProxMox 3.4 running on Intel Xeon E5606 (2 CPUs, 4 cores each, @2.13 GHz). ProxMox 4.1 running on ...
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Windows 7 Setup hangs at “Starting Windows” using Proxmox 4.2

I am trying to install Windows 7 on Proxmox Virtual Environment version 4.2-4/2660193c, running on Debian Jessie. I have followed the instructions on this site. I uploaded a known-good Win7 ISO (that ...
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LXC (proxmox) JBD high (100%) IO utilisation

We have a dedicated server running a number of smaller guest VMs containing for example, HTTP server, MySQL and some real-time applications. However we find that JBD inside the guests are often ...
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Firewall-Rules on Proxmox-Node cause VPS to be offline

I'm using proxmox to virtualize some small machines based on KVM. To do so I created the following network-config on the KVM-VPS: # This file describes the network interfaces available on your ...
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ProxMox with PERC 5/i RAID 5

I recently set up a dell 2950 III with ProxMox. I attached an external hard disk that is used to boot ProxMox and I would like to use the RAID 5 array to store data such as images and disks. How would ...
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Can't reach centos server after “Multicast listener report” IPV6

I ran into a problem that occurs only on a few servers. Every 5-6 minutes I lose connection to the server, and it get backs after a few minutes. In most cases it's a VM that is not reachable while ...
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NFS client fails with “Protocol not supported” even though the protocol is listed as available

I set up an NFS serve for Proxmox to remotely backup VM images there. For some reason the Proxmox box won't connect to the NFS server. I tested connecting with another the NFS client on a different ...
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Network issue with VMs mixing dedicated public IP and port forwarding

I already have a virtual machine with its own public ip address and I would like to set up a new VM using port forwarding from the host. I have two public addresses: X.X.X.146 for the host Y.Y.Y.99 ...
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Proxmox 3.4-6 VM cannot reach internet

I am new when it comes to dealing with routing in Debian so please pardon my ignorance. I recently set up a Proxmox 3.4 host because it worked more or less out of the box with IP over Infiniband and ...
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Proxmox: Add IPs from different subnets to LXC-container

I am using proxmox 4.1. If I add IP-addresses to my CentOS-7-LXC I can only do that if this IP is from the same subnet. If I'm using another subnet with another gateway the container is not pingable ...
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Proxmox HA Cluster tiebreaker node

I want to setup a Proxmox HA Cluster using a quorum for reducing the risk for a split-brain. So I need 3 nodes. Is it possible for one of the nodes to just act as a tiebreaker node without running any ...
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Proxmox additional Ip with Port Forwarding

As you see in this configuration i attach vmbr0 to my local area clients and get 192.168.0.x ip and then go internet with eth0 (MASQUERADE and POSTROUTING ). eth0 my main ip its 78.xxx.xxx.178. ...
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Connect virtual subnets from two physical host

I have proxmox 4 based on debian 8 on two hosts A and B. Both have two NICs. One NIC from each host is connected via a Crossover cable. Host A: eth0: public IP eth1: 10.0.0.2/24 vmbr1: 10.0.0.1/24 ...
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IOTOP on LXC -> Netlink error

unfortunately I can not use iotop on proxmox-lxc-container and debian 8 template. This is the output: Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/sbin/iotop", line 17, in <module> main() ...
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Advice needed about RAID and partitioning new server

first of all i want to appolagize if i doublepost. Plese merge this with similar post. Thank you. Now about the situation and the system we are trying to build and want an advice from experienced ...
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How do I assign a Public IP to a Container in PROXMOX

I initially created vmbr1 and did not assign it an IP. Used it as a bridge for container that had the public IP assigned to it. It did not work. I don't understand what else needs to be done. auto ...
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MySQL doesn't start after upgrading to Debian Jessie

I have a server with Proxmox 3.4 with several OpenVZ-containers. Host and all guests are running Debian 7 x64. Now I want to migrate my old setup to a new server with Proxmox 4 (based on Debian 8). I ...
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German Umlauts (but only uppercase) are broken

I have a proxmox3 server. I login via SSH. Umlauts (öäüÜÖÄ) works well - nevertheless if upper or lowercase. Then I login in my openvz node (debian wheezy) via: vzctl enter 100 In this node, on ...
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Forwarding ports from one bridged interface to a guest container on host OS

I have a simple configuration. Mind map how everything look like So I have a structure: Proxmox Host OS (vmbr0, vmbr1) Container 1 (eth0) Container 2 (eth0) The Proxmox networks: vmbr0 ...
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Proxmox: Node's load at 70, 2 containers are not responding, but top shows nothing

I got a huge problem. Some of my Proxmox-based LXC-containers are not responding since 2 days if I do not reboot the node. This happens always at the same time in the night (I guess there is ...
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Add a second disk image to a LXC container in Proxmox 4

My LXC containers in Proxmox 4 have a root filesystem stored on the host as a RAW disk image stored in : /var/lib/vz/images/<ct_id>/vm-<ct-id>-disk-1.raw This folder on the host ...
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Elastix behind Proxmox, web interface of Elastix can't open

I have a PVE server with one public IP address, I want to host services on the private IP address, and do NAT and Port-forwarding to redirect the traffic to the VMs with private IP address. I was able ...
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Proxmox-Server reboots sporadically

I just mentioned that my proxmox-system is rebooting from time to time when performing backup-tasks (bacula, not the proxmox-backup-system). The logs are showing the following: Mar 8 02:30:01 ...
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Proxmox VE (routing and port-fowarding issue)

I have installed PVE, I received three public Ip address two of them are in the same range, the third one is in different range. I wanted to give PVE host one pub IP to be reachable externally, and ...
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network configuration (bridging) proxmox

I bought yesterday an proxmox license. All works fine only the network configuration is very complicated. My network configuration: 84.200.50.186 -> hostsystem ip 84.200.50.186 -> VM ip 255.255....
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Proxmox: VMs and different public IPs

I have a server which has two NICs and both are directly connected to internet. I have five different public IP addresses available for the VMs. The host machine (Proxmox) doesn't need to use any (it'...
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How can I reconfigure a Linux guest in Proxmox to use a virtio-based HDD instead of IDE?

I'm running Proxmox 3.3.1 to host a virtual machine running Linux (64bit, kernel version 3.2.0). The virtual machine uses a 512GB HDD which was unfortunately configured to use the ide driver when ...
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Proxmox VMs with single IP

so I don't know much about the bridges and all, but I looked around and tried to get it still working. I've got one IP for the server itself and I thought to use second IP on the VMs. I thought I did ...
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Live Backup using Proxmox's snapshot-drive command

I have a KVM server(not on a proxmox node), my VPS is based on qcow2 format and I would like to do a live backup of the vms. I have understood there are two types of backup, Internal and External, I ...
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Proxmox KVM fails to start

My new server is Fujitsu Primergy RX1330 M1 with Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1220 running either Proxmox V4 or Proxmox V3.4 i have this problem : When i create a new virtual machine, during the start ...
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ISP secondary IP for internal CT container under Proxmox

My brother and I are trying to get a CT container to resolve from an external IP, but don't want it routed. The information below should help. auto lo iface lo inet loopback iface eth0 inet manual ...
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Can not display Proxmox console due to Connection time out

When I try to open console in proxmox ve nothing happens and I see this error in logs: no connection : Connection timed out TASK ERROR: command '/bin/nc -l -p 5900 -w 10 -c '/usr/sbin/qm vncproxy 100 ...
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Change NAT IP for Proxmox (Keep host IP)

I have a Proxmox server with many IPv4 addresses available to it. As it stands, an instance (Either LXC or KVM) that connects out to the Internet will be connecting from the host's IP address. For ...
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proxmox KVM routed network with multiple public IPs

I have a dedicated hosting with hetzner. Additionally i have bought a 6IP subnet. My main IP is: 148.111.111.200 My main subnet is: 255.255.255.224 My additional IPs are 148.222.222.1 to 148.222.222....
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How slow can be a QCOW2 vm disk (proxmox/KVM) over NFS (dedicated 1Gbit)?

I'm running 3 proxmox 3.4 nodes using NFS shared storage with a dedicated 1GB network switch. root@lnxvt10:~# pveversion pve-manager/3.4-11/6502936f (running kernel: 2.6.32-43-pve) root@lnxvt10:~# ...
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can't initialize iptables table `nat' in Proxmox Openvz vm

When I tried to run an iptables command in the Proxmox OpenVZ vm, I got the following error: # iptables -t nat -A POSTROUTING -o venet -j MASQUERADE && iptables-save iptables v1.4.21: can't ...
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Proxmox cron.daily log error

I am having a problem with cron.daily job in Proxmox. Its giving me this error: /etc/cron.daily/pve: Can't stat /var/log/pve/tasks/6: No such file or directory at /etc/cron.daily/pve line 78 The /...
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Proxmox: recreate CT from “.raw” disk image

I crashed a Proxmox 4 server beyond repair and some some of my CTs I don't have a dump file, all I have left is .raw disk image. So my questions are: where is the CT's ".conf" file once /etc/pve ...