[PVE-User] Proxmox backup server and SMR disks

Fabrizio Cuseo f.cuseo at panservice.it
Mon Mar 28 18:40:05 CEST 2022

I know, for next drives, but I already have about 120 4Tbyte drives on 10 servers that i have used before PBS and are still usable, I and would like to use them, even if performances are not good.

Regards, Fabrizio

----- Il 28-mar-22, alle 18:23, Michael Rasmussen mir at miras.org ha scritto:

> On Mon, 28 Mar 2022 17:48:26 +0200 (CEST)
> Fabrizio Cuseo <f.cuseo at panservice.it> wrote:
>> There is a very big incompatibility with ZFS and SRM drives (like WD
>> Red nas EFAX); so, i would like to know if someone have used PBS with
>> MD raid (i think that replication will be lost), or if someone have
>> found some workaround to make SMR drives work with pbs and zfs.
> Easiest fix is to not buy SMR drives.
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