djglenn

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  1. Any suggestions in where to start / fault find very welcome as have no issues putting in the leg work! Thanks
  2. Hi, So I have Windows 10 installed on a NVMe drive, and passed through a Windows 10 VM as per SpaceInvadorOne's tutorial. I also have a 2nd NVMe Drive (as my first wasnt big enough), and that I use to install games, and to download any files (also passed through to the VM). My problem is quite an annoying one, that if I ever download a file, or move a file to the array then the entire VM slows right down and becomes jittery/non responsive. 2 scenarios: 1. Downloading a file from the internet to NVMe Drive 2... causes the VM to slow 2. Moving a file from NVMe 2 to The Array (via Seperate SSD Cache)... causes the VM to slow I have been living with it for the best part of a year.. but want to optimise the server utilising Cache pools etc, using the bigger NVMe for the Windows VM etc, but want to figure this one out first as I really am clueless to how I could potentially fix it. Appreciate its a guessing game, but would appreciate any ideas for me to go and see if they can resolve the issue.
  3. No didn't try that. So is it as simple to make a new bootable drive and copy the config folder from the old drive to the new one?
  4. Thanks for the reply. So tried performing a chkdsk and won't allow me as it claims to be write protected... I actually have a replacement USB drive following SpaceinvaderOne's review on different drives but could never backup the USB so never swapped it.. Anything else I can try?
  5. Hey, So yesterday got a read/write error flagging in the system, and after some searching it seems it would be good to replace the flash drive. When trying to initiate the "Flash Backup" action, it just hangs on 'Please wait... creating Flash backup zip file (this may take several minutes)' I disabled the Windows VM it was running, cancelled the Parity Scan, and seems to be plenty of RAM free, so no idea why it just hangs. Any suggestions? media-diagnostics-20201116-0931.zip
  6. I recently have been having performance issues high utilisation of 3 Cores & 3 Threads dedicated to unraid, as well as a huge slowdown in the VM when moving files from my Windows VM to the array.. A few days ago received a "Out of Memory Error" from Fix Common Problems, so restarted the server yesterday, and now getting them again. Not sure if both issues are linked, but certainly the later seems to be something its picking up on. Attached diagnostics, and any help would be greatly appreciated! media-diagnostics-20200802-0750.zip
  7. Cool. Cheers Johnnie, helps with the pain of chucking a 6TB that at least has has a 2nd opinion before it is in the bin. Thanks allot!
  8. Sorry was out.. === START OF INFORMATION SECTION === Model Family: Western Digital Green Device Model: WDC WD60EZRX-00MVLB1 Serial Number: WD-WX11DXXXXXXXX LU WWN Device Id: 5 0014ee 2XXXXXX Firmware Version: 80.00A80 User Capacity: 6,001,175,126,016 bytes [6.00 TB] Sector Sizes: 512 bytes logical, 4096 bytes physical Rotation Rate: 5700 rpm Device is: In smartctl database [for details use: -P show] ATA Version is: ACS-2, ACS-3 T13/2161-D revision 3b SATA Version is: SATA 3.1, 6.0 Gb/s (current: 6.0 Gb/s) Local Time is: Fri Jul 24 13:11:36 2020 BST SMART support is: Available - device has SMART capability. SMART support is: Enabled AAM feature is: Unavailable APM feature is: Unavailable Rd look-ahead is: Enabled Write cache is: Enabled DSN feature is: Unavailable ATA Security is: Disabled, NOT FROZEN [SEC1] Wt Cache Reorder: Enabled === START OF READ SMART DATA SECTION === SMART overall-health self-assessment test result: PASSED General SMART Values: Offline data collection status: (0x84) Offline data collection activity was suspended by an interrupting command from host. Auto Offline Data Collection: Enabled. Self-test execution status: ( 49) A fatal error or unknown test error occurred while the device was executing its self-test routine and the device was unable to complete the self-test routine. Total time to complete Offline data collection: ( 60) seconds. Offline data collection capabilities: (0x7b) SMART execute Offline immediate. Auto Offline data collection on/off support. Suspend Offline collection upon new command. Offline surface scan supported. Self-test supported. Conveyance Self-test supported. Selective Self-test supported. SMART capabilities: (0x0003) Saves SMART data before entering power-saving mode. Supports SMART auto save timer. Error logging capability: (0x01) Error logging supported. General Purpose Logging supported. Short self-test routine recommended polling time: ( 2) minutes. Extended self-test routine recommended polling time: ( 6) minutes. Conveyance self-test routine recommended polling time: ( 5) minutes. SCT capabilities: (0x3035) SCT Status supported. SCT Feature Control supported. SCT Data Table supported. SMART Attributes Data Structure revision number: 16 Vendor Specific SMART Attributes with Thresholds: ID# ATTRIBUTE_NAME FLAGS VALUE WORST THRESH FAIL RAW_VALUE 1 Raw_Read_Error_Rate POSR-K 200 200 051 - 0 3 Spin_Up_Time POS--K 196 191 021 - 9175 4 Start_Stop_Count -O--CK 099 099 000 - 1847 5 Reallocated_Sector_Ct PO--CK 200 200 140 - 0 7 Seek_Error_Rate -OSR-K 200 200 000 - 0 9 Power_On_Hours -O--CK 086 086 000 - 10908 10 Spin_Retry_Count -O--CK 100 100 000 - 0 11 Calibration_Retry_Count -O--CK 100 100 000 - 0 12 Power_Cycle_Count -O--CK 100 100 000 - 587 192 Power-Off_Retract_Count -O--CK 200 200 000 - 254 193 Load_Cycle_Count -O--CK 170 170 000 - 91962 194 Temperature_Celsius -O---K 111 099 000 - 41 196 Reallocated_Event_Count -O--CK 200 200 000 - 0 197 Current_Pending_Sector -O--CK 200 200 000 - 0 198 Offline_Uncorrectable ----CK 200 200 000 - 0 199 UDMA_CRC_Error_Count -O--CK 200 197 000 - 35 200 Multi_Zone_Error_Rate ---R-- 200 200 000 - 0 ||||||_ K auto-keep |||||__ C event count ||||___ R error rate |||____ S speed/performance ||_____ O updated online |______ P prefailure warning General Purpose Log Directory Version 1 SMART Log Directory Version 1 [multi-sector log support] Address Access R/W Size Description 0x00 GPL,SL R/O 1 Log Directory 0x01 SL R/O 1 Summary SMART error log 0x02 SL R/O 5 Comprehensive SMART error log 0x03 GPL R/O 6 Ext. Comprehensive SMART error log 0x06 SL R/O 1 SMART self-test log 0x07 GPL R/O 1 Extended self-test log 0x09 SL R/W 1 Selective self-test log 0x10 GPL R/O 1 NCQ Command Error log 0x11 GPL R/O 1 SATA Phy Event Counters log 0x30 GPL,SL R/O 9 IDENTIFY DEVICE data log 0x80-0x9f GPL,SL R/W 16 Host vendor specific log 0xa0-0xa7 GPL,SL VS 16 Device vendor specific log 0xa8-0xb7 GPL,SL VS 1 Device vendor specific log 0xbd GPL,SL VS 1 Device vendor specific log 0xc0 GPL,SL VS 1 Device vendor specific log 0xc1 GPL VS 93 Device vendor specific log 0xe0 GPL,SL R/W 1 SCT Command/Status 0xe1 GPL,SL R/W 1 SCT Data Transfer SMART Extended Comprehensive Error Log Version: 1 (6 sectors) No Errors Logged SMART Extended Self-test Log Version: 1 (1 sectors) Num Test_Description Status Remaining LifeTime(hours) LBA_of_first_error # 1 Short offline Fatal or unknown error 10% 10891 - # 2 Short offline Fatal or unknown error 10% 10866 - # 3 Extended offline Fatal or unknown error 90% 10858 - # 4 Short offline Fatal or unknown error 70% 10858 - # 5 Short offline Fatal or unknown error 10% 10788 - # 6 Short offline Fatal or unknown error 10% 10774 - # 7 Extended offline Fatal or unknown error 60% 10619 - # 8 Extended offline Aborted by host 90% 10580 - # 9 Extended offline Fatal or unknown error 10% 10496 - #10 Short offline Fatal or unknown error 10% 10495 - #11 Extended offline Fatal or unknown error 40% 10494 - #12 Extended offline Fatal or unknown error 80% 10494 - #13 Extended offline Fatal or unknown error 90% 10493 - #14 Short offline Fatal or unknown error 10% 3960 - #15 Short offline Fatal or unknown error 10% 3949 - #16 Extended offline Fatal or unknown error 70% 2996 - SMART Selective self-test log data structure revision number 1 SPAN MIN_LBA MAX_LBA CURRENT_TEST_STATUS 1 0 0 Not_testing 2 0 0 Not_testing 3 0 0 Not_testing 4 0 0 Not_testing 5 0 0 Not_testing Selective self-test flags (0x0): After scanning selected spans, do NOT read-scan remainder of disk. If Selective self-test is pending on power-up, resume after 0 minute delay. SCT Status Version: 3 SCT Version (vendor specific): 258 (0x0102) Device State: Active (0) Current Temperature: 41 Celsius Power Cycle Min/Max Temperature: 29/46 Celsius Lifetime Min/Max Temperature: 2/53 Celsius Under/Over Temperature Limit Count: 0/0 Vendor specific: 00 01 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 SCT Temperature History Version: 2 Temperature Sampling Period: 1 minute Temperature Logging Interval: 1 minute Min/Max recommended Temperature: 0/60 Celsius Min/Max Temperature Limit: -41/85 Celsius Temperature History Size (Index): 478 (230) Index Estimated Time Temperature Celsius 231 2020-07-24 05:14 42 *********************** ... ..( 17 skipped). .. *********************** 249 2020-07-24 05:32 42 *********************** 250 2020-07-24 05:33 41 ********************** 251 2020-07-24 05:34 41 ********************** 252 2020-07-24 05:35 41 ********************** 253 2020-07-24 05:36 39 ******************** ... ..( 89 skipped). .. ******************** 343 2020-07-24 07:06 39 ******************** 344 2020-07-24 07:07 38 ******************* ... ..( 52 skipped). .. ******************* 397 2020-07-24 08:00 38 ******************* 398 2020-07-24 08:01 39 ******************** ... ..(137 skipped). .. ******************** 58 2020-07-24 10:19 39 ******************** 59 2020-07-24 10:20 40 ********************* 60 2020-07-24 10:21 39 ******************** ... ..( 12 skipped). .. ******************** 73 2020-07-24 10:34 39 ******************** 74 2020-07-24 10:35 40 ********************* ... ..( 82 skipped). .. ********************* 157 2020-07-24 11:58 40 ********************* 158 2020-07-24 11:59 39 ******************** ... ..( 4 skipped). .. ******************** 163 2020-07-24 12:04 39 ******************** 164 2020-07-24 12:05 40 ********************* ... ..( 13 skipped). .. ********************* 178 2020-07-24 12:19 40 ********************* 179 2020-07-24 12:20 41 ********************** ... ..( 13 skipped). .. ********************** 193 2020-07-24 12:34 41 ********************** 194 2020-07-24 12:35 42 *********************** ... ..( 19 skipped). .. *********************** 214 2020-07-24 12:55 42 *********************** 215 2020-07-24 12:56 41 ********************** ... ..( 8 skipped). .. ********************** 224 2020-07-24 13:05 41 ********************** 225 2020-07-24 13:06 42 *********************** ... ..( 4 skipped). .. *********************** 230 2020-07-24 13:11 42 *********************** SCT Error Recovery Control command not supported Device Statistics (GP/SMART Log 0x04) not supported Pending Defects log (GP Log 0x0c) not supported SATA Phy Event Counters (GP Log 0x11) ID Size Value Description 0x0001 2 0 Command failed due to ICRC error 0x0002 2 0 R_ERR response for data FIS 0x0003 2 0 R_ERR response for device-to-host data FIS 0x0004 2 0 R_ERR response for host-to-device data FIS 0x0005 2 0 R_ERR response for non-data FIS 0x0006 2 0 R_ERR response for device-to-host non-data FIS 0x0007 2 0 R_ERR response for host-to-device non-data FIS 0x0008 2 0 Device-to-host non-data FIS retries 0x0009 2 0 Transition from drive PhyRdy to drive PhyNRdy 0x000a 2 1 Device-to-host register FISes sent due to a COMRESET 0x000b 2 0 CRC errors within host-to-device FIS 0x000f 2 0 R_ERR response for host-to-device data FIS, CRC 0x0012 2 0 R_ERR response for host-to-device non-data FIS, CRC 0x8000 4 99721 Vendor specific
  9. Unable to download any smart history on this drive, but can do the others fine. Not sure if it's because it's now in unassigned devices?
  10. I have a 6TB drive I recently removed from my array as it had some CRC errors and anytime I tried to run a SMART test it would not complete and say "fatal or unknown error". That being said I have discovered the CRC errors where due to a power cable extender and it looks like the drive is going to successfully complete a 2nd preclear cycle. I am a bit conflicted as to what to do as the drive appears ok apart from the fact it refuses to complete any SMART tests (short or extended). Any insights welcome. D
  11. Having some strange problems recently with moving files to my Array from the Windows VM. My system has 32GB of RAM, a Ryzen 2700X CPU, etc. The windows VM is installed on its on NVME drive, and transferring files is to the Cache drives on the server (2 SSD's in RAID) When moving a file to the array (via Network Map share), it will virtually max the 3 cores & 3 threads on the Unraid Server, and the Windows VM will actually become glitchy as if its struggling for speed. This is a new problem for me, and scratching my head as to what could be potentially causing it.. Edit: Also notice jittering in the VM when downloading a file at full speed since getting FTTP broadband which is downloading > 70MB / s... (But not obviously impacting CPU usage in Unraid) Any suggestions?
  12. So I have a Disk (Disk 2), which has had CRC Errors, and wasnt so concerned as put it down to a bad power connection in my previous PC, however it will not complete a SMART test (self aborts). Because of this I have added some additional drives, and currently completing a "Unbalance" to move everything off Disk 2, and will Shrink the Array (as I dont have a replacement disk big enough to do a proper swap). New smaller disks installed, and one of them (Disk 10) is flagging on Fix Common Problems as having Read Errors, however running extended smart tests etc, shows nothing at all. Anything else I can do to validate this new drive? media-diagnostics-20200608-0941.zip
  13. With mine it boots fine now (following the above), just cannot pass any drive through by doing it which defeats the purpose of doing it in the first place 😂
  14. Right in that case I am lost. I have the same scenario (dual booting from a passed through NVME). I can get it to boot now when adding a 2nd drive, however the drive isn't visible on Windows VM / Disk Manager... Baffled.. Any ideas? <?xml version='1.0' encoding='UTF-8'?> <domain type='kvm' id='3'> <name>Windows 10</name> <uuid>xxxxx</uuid> <metadata> <vmtemplate xmlns="unraid" name="Windows 10" icon="windows.png" os="windows10"/> </metadata> <memory unit='KiB'>16777216</memory> <currentMemory unit='KiB'>16777216</currentMemory> <memoryBacking> <nosharepages/> </memoryBacking> <vcpu placement='static'>12</vcpu> <cputune> <vcpupin vcpu='0' cpuset='2'/> <vcpupin vcpu='1' cpuset='10'/> <vcpupin vcpu='2' cpuset='3'/> <vcpupin vcpu='3' cpuset='11'/> <vcpupin vcpu='4' cpuset='4'/> <vcpupin vcpu='5' cpuset='12'/> <vcpupin vcpu='6' cpuset='5'/> <vcpupin vcpu='7' cpuset='13'/> <vcpupin vcpu='8' cpuset='6'/> <vcpupin vcpu='9' cpuset='14'/> <vcpupin vcpu='10' cpuset='7'/> <vcpupin vcpu='11' cpuset='15'/> </cputune> <resource> <partition>/machine</partition> </resource> <os> <type arch='x86_64' machine='pc-q35-4.2'>hvm</type> <loader readonly='yes' type='pflash'>/usr/share/qemu/ovmf-x64/OVMF_CODE-pure-efi.fd</loader> <nvram>/etc/libvirt/qemu/nvram/aad97739-ab0c-50aa-935d-04d9f57d7e9a_VARS-pure-efi.fd</nvram> </os> <features> <acpi/> <apic/> <hyperv> <relaxed state='on'/> <vapic state='on'/> <spinlocks state='on' retries='8191'/> <vendor_id state='on' value='none'/> </hyperv> </features> <cpu mode='host-passthrough' check='none'> <topology sockets='1' cores='6' threads='2'/> <cache mode='passthrough'/> <feature policy='require' name='topoext'/> </cpu> <clock offset='localtime'> <timer name='hypervclock' present='yes'/> <timer name='hpet' present='no'/> </clock> <on_poweroff>destroy</on_poweroff> <on_reboot>restart</on_reboot> <on_crash>restart</on_crash> <devices> <emulator>/usr/local/sbin/qemu</emulator> <disk type='block' device='disk'> <driver name='qemu' type='raw' cache='writeback'/> <source dev='/dev/disk/by-id/ata-WDC_WD20EARS-00MVWB0_WD-WMAZA3087696' index='2'/> <backingStore/> <target dev='hdc' bus='virtio'/> <boot order='2'/> <alias name='virtio-disk2'/> <address type='pci' domain='0x0000' bus='0x03' slot='0x00' function='0x0'/> </disk> <disk type='file' device='cdrom'> <driver name='qemu' type='raw'/> <source file='/mnt/user/isos/virtio-win-0.1.141.iso' index='1'/> <backingStore/> <target dev='hdb' bus='sata'/> <readonly/> <alias name='sata0-0-1'/> <address type='drive' controller='0' bus='0' target='0' unit='1'/> </disk> <controller type='pci' index='0' model='pcie-root'> <alias name='pcie.0'/> </controller> <controller type='pci' index='1' model='pcie-root-port'> <model name='pcie-root-port'/> <target chassis='1' port='0x8'/> <alias name='pci.1'/> <address type='pci' domain='0x0000' bus='0x00' slot='0x01' function='0x0' multifunction='on'/> </controller> <controller type='pci' index='2' model='pcie-root-port'> <model name='pcie-root-port'/> <target chassis='2' port='0x9'/> <alias name='pci.2'/> <address type='pci' domain='0x0000' bus='0x00' slot='0x01' function='0x1'/> </controller> <controller type='pci' index='3' model='pcie-root-port'> <model name='pcie-root-port'/> <target chassis='3' port='0xa'/> <alias name='pci.3'/> <address type='pci' domain='0x0000' bus='0x00' slot='0x01' function='0x2'/> </controller> <controller type='pci' index='4' model='pcie-root-port'> <model name='pcie-root-port'/> <target chassis='4' port='0xb'/> <alias name='pci.4'/> <address type='pci' domain='0x0000' bus='0x00' slot='0x01' function='0x3'/> </controller> <controller type='pci' index='5' model='pcie-root-port'> <model name='pcie-root-port'/> <target chassis='5' port='0xc'/> <alias name='pci.5'/> <address type='pci' domain='0x0000' bus='0x00' slot='0x01' function='0x4'/> </controller> <controller type='pci' index='6' model='pcie-root-port'> <model name='pcie-root-port'/> <target chassis='6' port='0xd'/> <alias name='pci.6'/> <address type='pci' domain='0x0000' bus='0x00' slot='0x01' function='0x5'/> </controller> <controller type='pci' index='7' model='pcie-root-port'> <model name='pcie-root-port'/> <target chassis='7' port='0xe'/> <alias name='pci.7'/> <address type='pci' domain='0x0000' bus='0x00' slot='0x01' function='0x6'/> </controller> <controller type='pci' index='8' model='pcie-root-port'> <model name='pcie-root-port'/> <target chassis='8' port='0xf'/> <alias name='pci.8'/> <address type='pci' domain='0x0000' bus='0x00' slot='0x01' function='0x7'/> </controller> <controller type='pci' index='9' model='pcie-root-port'> <model name='pcie-root-port'/> <target chassis='9' port='0x10'/> <alias name='pci.9'/> <address type='pci' domain='0x0000' bus='0x00' slot='0x02' function='0x0'/> </controller> <controller type='virtio-serial' index='0'> <alias name='virtio-serial0'/> <address type='pci' domain='0x0000' bus='0x02' slot='0x00' function='0x0'/> </controller> <controller type='sata' index='0'> <alias name='ide'/> <address type='pci' domain='0x0000' bus='0x00' slot='0x1f' function='0x2'/> </controller> <controller type='usb' index='0' model='ich9-ehci1'> <alias name='usb'/> <address type='pci' domain='0x0000' bus='0x00' slot='0x07' function='0x7'/> </controller> <controller type='usb' index='0' model='ich9-uhci1'> <alias name='usb'/> <master startport='0'/> <address type='pci' domain='0x0000' bus='0x00' slot='0x07' function='0x0' multifunction='on'/> </controller> <controller type='usb' index='0' model='ich9-uhci2'> <alias name='usb'/> <master startport='2'/> <address type='pci' domain='0x0000' bus='0x00' slot='0x07' function='0x1'/> </controller> <controller type='usb' index='0' model='ich9-uhci3'> <alias name='usb'/> <master startport='4'/> <address type='pci' domain='0x0000' bus='0x00' slot='0x07' function='0x2'/> </controller> <interface type='bridge'> <mac address='52:54:00:7f:fb:84'/> <source bridge='br0'/> <target dev='vnet0'/> <model type='virtio'/> <alias name='net0'/> <address type='pci' domain='0x0000' bus='0x01' slot='0x00' function='0x0'/> </interface> <serial type='pty'> <source path='/dev/pts/0'/> <target type='isa-serial' port='0'> <model name='isa-serial'/> </target> <alias name='serial0'/> </serial> <console type='pty' tty='/dev/pts/0'> <source path='/dev/pts/0'/> <target type='serial' port='0'/> <alias name='serial0'/> </console> <channel type='unix'> <source mode='bind' path='/var/lib/libvirt/qemu/channel/target/domain-3-Windows 10/org.qemu.guest_agent.0'/> <target type='virtio' name='org.qemu.guest_agent.0' state='disconnected'/> <alias name='channel0'/> <address type='virtio-serial' controller='0' bus='0' port='1'/> </channel> <input type='mouse' bus='ps2'> <alias name='input0'/> </input> <input type='keyboard' bus='ps2'> <alias name='input1'/> </input> <hostdev mode='subsystem' type='pci' managed='yes'> <driver name='vfio'/> <source> <address domain='0x0000' bus='0x0b' slot='0x00' function='0x0'/> </source> <alias name='hostdev0'/> <rom file='/mnt/user0/isos/NVIDIA.RTX2060Super.8192.rom'/> <address type='pci' domain='0x0000' bus='0x04' slot='0x00' function='0x0' multifunction='on'/> </hostdev> <hostdev mode='subsystem' type='pci' managed='yes'> <driver name='vfio'/> <source> <address domain='0x0000' bus='0x0b' slot='0x00' function='0x1'/> </source> <alias name='hostdev1'/> <address type='pci' domain='0x0000' bus='0x04' slot='0x00' function='0x1'/> </hostdev> <hostdev mode='subsystem' type='pci' managed='yes'> <driver name='vfio'/> <source> <address domain='0x0000' bus='0x01' slot='0x00' function='0x0'/> </source> <boot order='1'/> <alias name='hostdev2'/> <address type='pci' domain='0x0000' bus='0x06' slot='0x00' function='0x0'/> </hostdev> <hostdev mode='subsystem' type='pci' managed='yes'> <driver name='vfio'/> <source> <address domain='0x0000' bus='0x06' slot='0x00' function='0x0'/> </source> <alias name='hostdev3'/> <address type='pci' domain='0x0000' bus='0x07' slot='0x00' function='0x0'/> </hostdev> <hostdev mode='subsystem' type='pci' managed='yes'> <driver name='vfio'/> <source> <address domain='0x0000' bus='0x0b' slot='0x00' function='0x2'/> </source> <alias name='hostdev4'/> <address type='pci' domain='0x0000' bus='0x04' slot='0x00' function='0x2'/> </hostdev> <hostdev mode='subsystem' type='pci' managed='yes'> <driver name='vfio'/> <source> <address domain='0x0000' bus='0x0b' slot='0x00' function='0x3'/> </source> <alias name='hostdev5'/> <address type='pci' domain='0x0000' bus='0x04' slot='0x00' function='0x3'/> </hostdev> <memballoon model='none'/> </devices> <seclabel type='dynamic' model='dac' relabel='yes'> <label>+0:+100</label> <imagelabel>+0:+100</imagelabel> </seclabel> </domain>
  15. Reference the above..I am trying to achieve the same thing passing through 2 unassigned drives to a Windows VM without breaking the boot from NVME. In trying to replicate the above the hostdev3 line seems to prevent me from doing it. What's the purpose of the alias name component?
  16. Cheers, thanks allot..one less thing giving me a headache!
  17. Yes your right..the VM is breaking something.. disabled the VM shut down, added the new card and it all starts and works fine (minus VM). I will just make a new VM from scratch and work from there. Thanks, has narrowed it down!
  18. The only USB passthrough I have is on an external (pcie) USB card and in both scenarios it's has the same ID (1987:5012). The Unraid USB is plugged in on the back panel.
  19. See attached diagnostic file with the new HBA removed media-diagnostics-20200530-1216.zip
  20. So on the Web GUI the VM and Docker tabs are not visible and when I go to settings to enable VMs it says : Warning: parse_ini_file(/boot/config/domain.cfg): failed to open stream: No such file or directory in /usr/local/emhttp/plugins/dynamix.vm.manager/include/libvirt_helpers.php on line 466 Strange thing is the VM actually booted this time to screen (GPU pass through)... Also, the Unraid USB is visible on Windows File Manager where as on a normal working boot it's not..
  21. Hi Squid, IOMMU grouping and IDs identical on both with exception with the additional card has 2 additional lines.. one for SAS controller, the other and additional PCI bridge (both in their own individual groups). One other thing I have noticed with the new card added I get an error that the UPS cannot be detected (via USB). Without it it's detected fine.. Could it be interfering with the USB?
  22. Hi, So I bought a 2nd Dell HBA to expand the storage capacity (as using a new case now). I stuck with the same model that I have already which appreciate need to apply a tape mod to work with my motherboard but that's fine. On adding the 2nd card have has some strange problems.. When adding it something strange happens... When I boot Unraid all seems to work fine but will not launch the Windows VM automatically. Logging into the WebGUI the format theme is different than what I had set. All the drives appear fine however VMs, Dockers etc are not available and when trying to setup have error messages. Shutdown, remove the card..all works fine again (minus the new drives not being available). Any ideas? media-diagnostics-20200530-1102.zip
  23. Thanks Johnnie. So using the code btrfs restore -v /dev/sdX1 /mnt/disk2/restore I was able to retrieve app data and system info from the 2nd disk "sdb" (I guess the one I was originally trying was not the original cache...). Using Krusader I have moved the data back to "appdata" and restarted. I guess I knew it wasnt going to magically bring anything back, so reinstalled plex via Docker as a test. It seems to pick up my profile i.e the users I have, but when logging in it says "Media is currently unavailable" on all the file types. I am guessing I have somehow broken the links? Any ideas? TBH Plex is the only one I am interested in saving as the rest will not take allot of setting up from scratch, where as Plex will be a pain in the @ss...
  24. Thanks johnnie.black , Doesnt seem to be working for me, but probably doing it wrong.. just to check. Should I attempt this with the drives back in the Cache Pool, or in Unassigned Devices? Also replacing the "x", if I have 2 drives Cache (sdf), and Cache 2 (sdb), should I be typing "sdf1" in a single command or "sdfsdb1". Tried combinations (including cache1) and nothing seemed to progress for me. Thanks D