[PVE-User] Roles and users...

Dietmar Maurer dietmar at proxmox.com
Tue Apr 17 12:11:26 CEST 2012

> for exmple i get PVEVMUser
> it's clear that one can do whatever he want and the other only use it...
> but the PVEVMUSER can use the Console like the ADMIN what is the
> difference?

PVEVMAdmin can change VM hardware (disks, CPUs, ...)

> The ADMIN is permitted to destroy his own machine?

Yes. see Datacenter/Roles
> Or, better, do you have docs on this ROLES?

See Datacenter/Roles to get the list of privileges assigned to a role.

The require privileges for any API call is documented in:


- Dietmar Maurer

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