- User Management
- NEW: Proxmox VE 6.1
- Resize disks
- Moving disk image from one KVM machine to another
- How to add an existing virtual disk to Proxmox
NEW: Proxmox VE 6.1
In order to get new images you need a repository. Give you have no subscription we have to add the correct repository. Add the pev-no-sybscription between the main contrib and security updates in the file:. For home users the default bridged network makes most sense so not extra network is configured. Multiple bridges can be created. For improved security, vlans can be setup. I might do this in a test environmet but will not use VLAN for now. Creating the virtual machine. Default values apply if not specified in the instructions or on image. Download debian or what ever operating system you prefere. I use net install image of Debian 9. Select amd64 CD or torrent if you prefer. Hard disk I used 20 Gig as start disk, remember that the whole disk wont be allocated at once. This is the max size. For other operating systems please see other. I used swedish as language and sweden as location - Choose host name, I use hassio - Set the root password - Set the non root name and username - Use whole disk and standard settings for partitioning - Use standard settings util you are at the software selection - Unselect debian environment and print server - Select "SSH" server, I am sure you want to connect remote to the machine - Install rest as default and reboot. Install sudo and add your user the one you provided in installtime and exit from su. Make sure your settings are correct. In an VM the eth0 is probable something else. To list network interfaces write ip link show to get the correct one. You need to select the ethernet interface. Now it is a good time to make a snapshot. A snapshot is a point in time to restart from. Create the snapshot. Call it "Fresh". Now we always can start fresh after installing hassio and all other stuff. One of the best features running virtual environments is the possibility to backup entire machine really easy. Here is docs about how that's done. If you are running a windows system, the drive is probably a NTFS drive. This guide assumes this but there are basically very few difference with other format types. For full descriptions go to this url. This is why you should try mount manually first. I am using the system setup as NAS. This is at good alternative for speed and safety. Find other options for disk configurations online. I have on-line backup of my NAS this is why I dont use a "safer" configturation. Copy the result and remove all lines with -partx. You will have the list of the unique id:s of the disks. First I make one mirrored with two disks.
Moving disk image from one KVM machine to another