ovios-options


NameDefaultAccepted valuesDescription
arc.size1/2 of Physical RAM0-100The number in percentage ARC is supposed to use. Requires reboot.
clock.utcoffon / offIf set to on forces hardware clock to be set to UTC. Otherwise localtime is used.
cron.enable

onon / offEnable or disable the cron service start option during boot.
fcheck.rootfsoffon / offIf set to on the OS will force a root filesystem check during boot
ftp.enableoffon / offEnable or disable the FTP service start option during boot.
autosync.clusteroffon / offEnable or disable the cluster autosync feature. If set to on the system will autosync the config between all nodes in the cluster
cluster.enableonon / offEnable or disable the Cluster services start option during boot
os.hostnameNonehostnameSet hostname. Similar to the "hostname" command from ovios-shell or the linux shell
import.all.read-writeoffon / offIf set to on DEGRADED pools will also be imported in read-write mode. Otherwise DEGRADED pools are only imported read-only
exclude.poolsNonePool name(s)Pools that should not be started or stopped by ovios. Introduced for the docker image primarily. Multiple pools can be specified inside quotes with space between. "pool1 pool2 pool3". To reset, run: options exclude.pools reset
force.importoffon / offIf set to on the system will attempt to force import the pools. Usefull after upgrades or during Live CD sessions.
iscsi.debugoffon / offIf set to on the iSCSI Server will log in debug mode
iscsi.enableoffon / offEnable or disable the iSCSI server start option during boot.
iscsi.port3260Port NumberUse a different port number iSCSI will listen to
iscsi.addressNoneIP AddressSpecify an IP address iSCSI will accept connections to. Must be an existing IP the system already has configured
netbios.debug.levelNone0 - 10Netbios debug level: integer between 0 (disabled) and 10
netbios.enableoffon / offEnable or disable NETBIOS to be started when the SMB server starts
nfs.debugoffon / offEnable NFS messages debugging
nfs4.domainNonedomainnameSet a domain name for NFSv4
nfs.enableoffon / offEnable or disable the NFS server start option during boot.
nfs.idmapoffon / offEnable or disable the NFS idmap service when NFS starts
nfs.sys.logoffon / offIf set to on NFS will log to sys.log instead of console
nfs.tcp.disableoffon / offIf set to on NFS will not use TCP, only UDP
nfs.udp.disableoffon / offIf set to on NFS will not use UDP, only TCP
nfs.disable.versNone2 / 3 / 4Disable specific NFS version(s). If multiple values, enter between quotes. EX: options nfs.disable.vers "2 4"
nfs.portNonePort NumberSpecify a port for NFS to listen to
nfs.threadsNoneIntegerSpecify number of NFS threads. A larger number of threads can improve performance
nis.client.enableoffon / offEnable or disable the NIS client start option during boot
nis.server.enableoffon / offEnable or disable the NIS server start option during boot.
nscd.enableoffon / offEnable or disable the NSCD service start option during boot.
ntp.enableoffon / offEnable or disable the NTP service start option during boot.
ntp.serversNoneIP(s) or Server Name(s)Enter one or more NTP servers. If multiple values, enter between quotes.
options.colouredoffon / offIf set to on the options command's output will be colourized
system.backup.poolNonePool nameSpecify a pool which will be used to store system configuration backups
sendlogs.fromovilogs@ovios.orgEmail addressSpecify a custom email address logs will be sent from
sendlogs.toNoneEmail addressSpecify one or more email addresses to send logs to. If multiple values, enter between quotes.
skipcheck.rootfsoffon / offIf set to on the root filesystem won't be checked for errors at during boot
skip.importonon / offIf set to off the system will import all storage pools during boot
keep.tmpoffon / offIf set to on the content of the /tmp directory won't be cleared during boot
smb.debug.levelNone0 - 10SMB Server debug level: integer between 0 (disabled) and 10
smb.enableoffon / offEnable or disable the SMB server start option during boot.
smb.portNonePort Number(s)Specify custom ports the SMB server will listen to. If multiple values, enter between quotes.
smtp.port25Port NumberSpecify a custom port for the SMTP service.
smtp.serverNoneIP or Server NameSpecify a SMTP server the system will connect to to send emails
snmpd.enableoffon / offEnable or disable the SNMP service start option during boot.
snmptrapd.enableoffon / offEnable or disable the SNMPTRAP service start option during boot.
ssh.enableonon / offEnable or disable the SSH server start option during boot.
ssh.sessionsNoneNumberSpecify number of allowed SSH sessions over a single connection. Setting to 1 will disable multiplexing
ssh.port22Port NumberSpecify a custom port for SSH to listen to
ssh.allow.rootoffon / offIf set to on the user root can also login via SSH
ssh.timeoutNoneNumberSets a timeout interval in seconds after which the system will send a message to request a response from the client.
vbcheck.rootfsoffon / offIf set to on the system will print verbose messages during root filesystem check at boot time
winbind.debug.levelNone0 - 10Winbind debug level: integer between 0 (disabled) and 10



Hidden Options
default.sync.files
files.to.sync
These options contain a list of files and folders that will be included in the system backup.