[PVE-User] Recommendations for a small cluster

rob rob at fantinibakery.com
Mon Sep 17 02:03:24 CEST 2012

Currently freenas / NFS / ZFS does not work well with  Debian squeeze .

I may have had something set up wrong, but spent a long time trying to 
get that set up to work.

See the Proxmox forum for issues people have had with that set up.

Why not use kvm + drbd on the 2 pve servers and have a highly available 

  If a NFS server is needed on a 3-rd system , try  using   Debian GNU 
.  You can choose linux or  kFreeBSD.  Setting up a nfs server is 
something easy to do or find information on how to do. If you want zfs 
that is easy to on  Ubuntu , and not too hard on Debian .

On 09/16/2012 12:46 PM, Bill Harris wrote:
> I would like to build a small 2 node cluster, only using OpenVZ 
> containers,
> and both nodes sharing storage from an NFS (FreeNAS) server..
> The two nodes have dual gig interfaces, so I intend to put the NFS 
> server on
> a private network for each of the two nodes to use on their second 
> interface..
> Suggestions for configuring the storage would be appreciated..  NFS a 
> common
> share to both nodes?
> Bill
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