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1 [[chapter_system_administration]]
2 Host System Administration
3 ==========================
4 ifndef::manvolnum[]
5 :pve-toplevel:
6 endif::manvolnum[]
7
8 The following sections will focus on common virtualization tasks and explain the
9 {pve} specifics regarding the administration and management of the host machine.
10
11 {pve} is based on https://www.debian.org/[Debian GNU/Linux] with additional
12 repositories to provide the {pve} related packages. This means that the full
13 range of Debian packages is available including security updates and bug fixes.
14 {pve} provides it's own Linux kernel based on the Ubuntu kernel. It has all the
15 necessary virtualization and container features enabled and includes
16 https://zfsonlinux.org[ZFS] and several extra hardware drivers.
17
18 For other topics not included in the following sections, please refer to the
19 Debian documentation. The
20 https://debian-handbook.info/download/stable/debian-handbook.pdf[Debian
21 Administrator\'s Handbook] is available online, and provides a comprehensive
22 introduction to the Debian operating system (see xref:Hertzog13[]).
23
24 ifdef::wiki[]
25
26 See Also
27 --------
28
29 * link:/wiki/Package_Repositories[Package Repositories]
30
31 * link:/wiki/Network_Configuration[Network Configuration]
32
33 * link:/wiki/System_Software_Updates[System Software Updates]
34
35 * link:/wiki/External_Metric_Server[External Metric Server]
36
37 * link:/wiki/Disk_Health_Monitoring[Disk Health Monitoring]
38
39 * link:/wiki/Logical_Volume_Manager_(LVM)[Logical Volume Manager (LVM)]
40
41 * link:/wiki/ZFS_on_Linux[ZFS on Linux]
42
43 * link:/wiki/Certificate_Management[Certificate Management]
44 endif::wiki[]
45
46
47 ifndef::wiki[]
48
49 include::pve-package-repos.adoc[]
50
51 include::system-software-updates.adoc[]
52
53 include::pve-network.adoc[]
54
55 include::system-timesync.adoc[]
56
57 include::pve-external-metric-server.adoc[]
58
59 include::pve-disk-health-monitoring.adoc[]
60
61 include::local-lvm.adoc[]
62
63 include::local-zfs.adoc[]
64
65 include::pvenode.adoc[]
66
67 include::certificate-management.adoc[]
68
69 include::system-booting.adoc[]
70
71 endif::wiki[]
72
73
74 ////
75 TODO:
76
77 Working with 'systemd'
78 ----------------------
79
80 Journal and syslog
81 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
82
83 TODO: explain persistent journal...
84
85 ////