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Xenserver: Adding a server to a Pool

This is going to cover 2 error messages when adding a new / additional Server to a XenServer pool. 1) This server’s hardware is incompatible with the masters. 2) The CPU does…

Proxmox: Rename a standalone node (hostname)

Update 2021-01-09 DO NOT USE THIS PROCEDURE FOR NOW AS ITS OUTDATED AND BREAKING THE CONFIG Doing some cleanup and had to rename a nodename of an existing standalone Proxmox…

XenServer 6.x: Set a guest VM to Autostart on boot

A new virtualization product, new issues. I started to look into XenServer. http://xenserver.org/ Please note do not go for the new Creedence (6.4 Beta) because there is no upgrade path afterwards. It…

Proxmox : vzdump performance optimization

Just found this on the Proxmox Wiki https://pve.proxmox.com/wiki/Performance_Tweaks#VZdump stating that the default value for vzdump is limited to 10000 Kbps (10 Mbps). This might explain even my misunderstanding why backups to my…

Proxmox: Getting some performance data from a Proxmox server

For the Records, in order to get performance data from a proxmox server you can use: pveperf [email protected]:~# pveperf CPU BOGOMIPS: 21281.44 REGEX/SECOND: 1039338 HD SIZE: 28.05 GB (/dev/mapper/pve-root) BUFFERED…

Centos: How to make splunkstorm forwarder autostart at boot.

I love Splunk for log aggregation and searching through it. It’s a great tool that comes is various versions http://www.splunk.com/view/free-vs-enterprise/SP-CAAAE8W  including a limited free cloud based version https://www.splunkstorm.com. I use…

VPS : Basic checks for performance of a VPS and or a Server

There is more than one way to check the performance available on a VPS Server but I go for a 1st quick shot to test if something is falling over.…