-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-08-21 12:11, J.M. Porup wrote: > On Sat, Aug 20, 2016 at 07:05:10PM -0400, Chris Laprise wrote: >>> * Download the Equation Group files from Mega to report on them * >>> qvm-copy-to-vm --> new fedora 23 based appvm * open terminal in new vm, >>> files are there * shutdown, reboot--files are gone >> >> One avenue to investigate is to reproduce the problem and then see if >> another vm can manually mount that filesystem and access the files: >> >> 1. Start the appvm in question ("VM1") - private data files do not >> appear 2. Pause VM1 3. Start a testing appvm ("VM2"). 4. Use qvm-block in >> dom0: $ qvm-block -A --ro VM2 dom0:/var/lib/qubes/appvms/VM1/private.img >> 5. In VM2, run: $ mkdir data $ sudo mount /dev/xvdi data $ ls >> data/home/user 6. Look for your data files >> > > Thanks for this suggestion. I tried last night, but mounting /dev/xvdi gave > me a fs/superblock error, and non-useful output in dmesg. I tried again > this morning, and was able to mount /dev/xvdd (not xvdi, although that > probably doesn't make a difference). > > Taking a good look around the 4.1.24-10.pvops.qubes.x86_64/ dir, but not > finding anything that looks like a home directory, much less my files. I'm > probably doing something wrong. > > Perhaps related: Last week my .bash_history disappeared in dom0, replaced, > bizarrely, by the attached text. Difficult to avoid the suspicion this is > someone trolling. > > jmp >
A hardware problem could be the common cause. I recommend running SMART checks on your drives and memtest if you haven't already. - -- Andrew David Wong (Axon) Community Manager, Qubes OS https://www.qubes-os.org -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- iQIcBAEBCgAGBQJXugU/AAoJENtN07w5UDAwmywP/RcY/0plpaXOr6pOadQ9qP+j Xa2l5NwRs27u3N9KwX3BPuiETfpDLIlsrPYToccpttndypu8MvWvtrA8SOP2lDNd qLkIFRAF5YUt+T9fCiB3cK3kbc2HVmXnELXx534WcF52Juo6yXk+FalJXe7uQCru QL9nMADE08DJhPapYgcjnNmQ4h+kSq6eIF9Rjnyt4dFvLrbKgWcxovyA1dl6Pgy0 nYX9VW6cZKl7u5rqbbpp/tDeNUXFaWYCYlXkZBydLwk2LqfgVT6CEvIeFz9ZX4Lq 7g3NOb+u8fvKZx/6OGhLjKbjbzsWnD53E2907/q01qfSmCusXTblIdGKC6H369C4 /l3To4R+kmVqbuONLpkghPtkolOU3b3dwNQ05o88F8IuHy8U5neKiG+hqc1kibGs my6sGPJiI3eivI4oPJolpntQDpEhBF0ZL1+dU6arHhQIktEJul3aPtwA3pJIcuuR OCnHsCN5/5nLDtREcmw2z/2NtDqXpJ94Q0CW556o494gRVfEQrItr/p2lpI5WCr6 3xWIvjydeMLRoc+DuqbNY+MoXNpybBO8SlItSrpPbQQsz9/taQ0nHgmbe6aTKKNm ZY8A/tE+fHAbYtAyZ9yd8kg19J0envsiTY0kEYvtmN/O4anKy2zqaAKj3DrbR+Ok fm+ntxkEQPfRwVc7QpZV =DHc4 -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to qubes-users+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. To view this discussion on the web visit https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/qubes-users/b9981419-f5a4-2fde-ffd4-2e5e04ecf3ee%40qubes-os.org. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.