[PVE-User] proxmox user accounting

Dietmar Maurer dietmar at proxmox.com
Thu Apr 3 13:30:12 CEST 2014

> Well, for me the one who creates the VM is the owner.

But our permission system does not have that 'owner' concept.

> We're using proxmox
> in a development environment, where people can freely create their
> development VM's. Often, people forget they had created a VM, and it will
> then consume resources while it is not being used at all.
> Some sort of accounting on this would be useful. I know there is the Task
> History tab to see who did what on a virtual machine. This one is already
> useful, but it does not allow me to see how many VM's user x has created.

There are VM pools, and you can set permissions on a per pool basis. Maybe this helps?

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