[PVE-User] HP MSA 1040 SAN, multipath and LVM... (PGP Inline)

Marco Gaiarin gaio at sv.lnf.it
Thu May 5 11:18:34 CEST 2016

Mandi! Michael Rasmussen
  In chel di` si favelave...

> qcow format requires a filesystem below and since iscsi is a raw block
> device you cannot create qcow files directly on the target. If you want
> be to able to make both raw and qcow disk formats your option is to
> export two targets from your san. One target is used for lvm-raw disks
> and on the other target you create a filesystem for qcow based disks.
> Only downside to this is that you cannot use such a disk for shared
> storage (the storage will be treated as a local disk on the proxmox
> host).

Ok, i've reread the wiki and other docs and now, with this note, all is
clear. Probably i've misunderstood something, and i get fooled.

Now it is clear and coherent.

Many thanks!!!

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