Command line tools

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Introduction

This page lists the important Proxmox VE and Debian command line tools. All CLI tools have also manual pages.

KVM specific

qm

OpenVZ specific

vzctl

vztop

user_beancounters

cat /proc/user_beancounters

Backup

vzdump

vzrestore

qmrestore

Cluster management

pveca

USAGE: (man page)

  • pveca -l # show cluster status
  • pveca -c # create new cluster with localhost as master
  • pveca -s [-h IP] # sync cluster configuration from master (or IP)
  • pveca -d ID # delete a node
  • pveca -a [-h IP] # add new node to cluster
  • pveca -m # force local node to become master
  • pveca -i # print node info (CID NAME IP ROLE)

Software version check

pveversion -v

aptitude

Standard Debian package update tool

LVM

iSCSI

DRBD

See DRBD

Debian Appliance Builder

dab

See Debian_Appliance_Builder

Other useful tools

pveperf

Simple host performance test.