How to Create a Debian KVM VPS with Proxmox VE 6

Contributed by Not_Oles, December 27, 2020

Introduction

This afternoon we're going to spin up a new Virtual Private Server ("VPS") running the Debian GNU/Linux Operating System. Our VPS will be a Kernel-based Virtual Machine {"KVM") utilizing the Proxmox Virtual Environment.

Today's post will cover creation of the Virtual Machine ("VM") with the Proxmox web GUI ("Graphical User Environment") from the beginning up to the exciting mom...

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I find installing Debian via VNC a time consuming process. Luckily there is an option to install Debian "unattended". You can do so using a preseed file to feed the selections and able to include advanced script customizations. If you come from CentOs World, then think of it as a kickstart file.

This is not new information, I just wanted the wonderful LES community to be aware of this great time saver.

The official source is at https://wiki.debian.org/DebianInstaller/Preseed and a long fi...

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