[PVE-User] Proxmox VE 7.0 released!
alain.pean at c2n.upsaclay.fr
Tue Jul 6 22:50:23 CEST 2021
Already ? The beta is less than two weeks, and Debian 11 is not yet
I have yet to upgrade to 6.4...
Le 06/07/2021 à 13:47, Martin Maurer a écrit :
> Hi all,
> It's our pleasure to announce the stable version 7.0 of Proxmox
> Virtual Environment. It's based on the great Debian 11 "Bullseye" and
> comes with a 5.11 kernel, QEMU 6.0, LXC 4.0, OpenZFS 2.0.4. and
> countless enhancements and bugfixes.
> Here is a selection of the highlights
> -Debian 11 "Bullseye", but using a newer Linux kernel 5.11
> - LXC 4.0, QEMU 6.0, OpenZFS 2.0.4
> - Ceph Pacific 16.2 as new default; Ceph Octopus 15.2 remains supported.
> - Btrfs storage technology with subvolume snapshots, built-in RAID,
> and self-healing via checksumming for data and metadata.
> - New ‘Repositories’ Panel for easy management of the package
> repositories with the GUI.
> - Single Sign-On (SSO) with OpenID Connect
> - QEMU 6.0 with ‘io_uring’, a clean-up option for un-referenced VM disks
> - LXC 4.0 has full support for cgroups2
> - Reworked Proxmox installer environment
> - ACME standalone plugin with improved support for dual-stacked (IPv4
> and IPv6) environments
> - ifupdown2 as default for new installations
> - chrony as the default NTP daemon
> - and many more enhancements, bugfixes, etc.
> As always, we have included countless bugfixes and improvements on
> many places; see the release notes for all details.
> Release notes
> Press release
> Video tutorial
> Alternate ISO download:
> Community Forum
> Source code
> We want to shout out a big THANK YOU to our active community for all
> your intensive feedback, testing, bug reporting and patch submitting!
> Q: Can I upgrade Proxmox VE 6.4 to 7.0 with apt?
> A: Please follow the upgrade instructions on
> Q: Can I upgrade a 7.0 beta installation to the stable 7.0 release via
> A: Yes.
> Q: Can I install Proxmox VE 7.0 on top of Debian 11 "Bullseye"?
> A: Yes, see
> Q: Why is Proxmox VE 7.0 released ahead of the stable Debian 11 release?
> A: The Debian project team postponed their plans for the May release
> mainly due to an unresolved issue in the Debian installer. Since we
> maintain our own Proxmox installer, we are not affected by this
> particular issue, therefore we have decided to release earlier. The
> core packages of Proxmox VE are either maintained by the Proxmox team
> or are already subject to the very strict Debian freeze policy for
> essential packages.
> Q: Can I upgrade my Proxmox VE 6.4 cluster with Ceph Octopus to 7.0
> with Ceph Octopus or even Pacific?
> A: This is a two step process. First, you have to upgrade Proxmox VE
> from 6.4 to 7.0, and afterwards upgrade Ceph from Octopus to Pacific.
> There are a lot of improvements and changes, so please follow exactly
> the upgrade documentation:
> Q: Where can I get more information about feature updates?
> A: Check the roadmap, forum, the mailing list, and/or subscribe to our
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