Migrating Proxmox LVM-Thin Volumes to another Proxmox Host

Introduction In an earlier post, i've discribed how to migrate VMWare ESXi Virtual Machines (or mostly their disks) to a new Proxmox KVM machine. This time i had to move a Proxmox VM to another Proxmox host. Both hosts using LVM-Thin Logical Volumes to store guest data instead of disk…

Migrate VMWare ESXi Virtual Machines to Proxmox KVM with LVM-Thin Logical Volumes

Recently we decided to move away from VMWare ESXi because we want to scale out but don't want to buy expensive licenses just for virtualization. We evaluated different solutions and got stuck with Proxmox and it's KVM virtualization. We have always used Debian-based VMs so KVM was a logical decision.…

Debian/Ubuntu 2TB+ GPT-HDD, RAID & encrypted LVM

Introduction Not just as a reminder for myself but for everyone having troubles setting up a crypted LVM on top of a Linux Software-RAID ON TOP of two or more 2TB+ Hard-Disks. The tricky part here is the hard disks which need to have a GPT Partition Table. Another issue…