Marek Marczykowski-Górecki: > On Tue, Oct 18, 2016 at 12:05:33PM +0000, Emil Cronjäger wrote: > > >> Marek Marczykowski-Górecki: >>> On Mon, Oct 17, 2016 at 11:08:35PM +0000, Emil Cronjäger wrote: >>> >>> >>>> Marek Marczykowski-Górecki: >>>>> On Mon, Oct 17, 2016 at 07:50:26PM +0000, Emil Cronjäger wrote: >>>>> Take a look at those instructions (in order): >>>>> https://www.qubes-os.org/doc/upgrade-to-r3.0/ >>> >>>> That got me a shell in one of the two VM's - thanx! There were some >>>> problems with the ip-commands though, but I managed to get the data out, >>>> and put it into a fresh VM. >>> >>>> The other VM (also standalone), however, wont help me with a shell: >>> >>>> connected to domain [domain-name] >>>> error: operation failed: PTY device is not yet assigned >>> >>>> I am not sure or how to determine it, but it *might* be a debian-based >>>> VM, if that is to any help. >>> >>> Standalone (PV) VM, right? Or maybe some HVM? > >> yes, standalone VM, no HVM. > >>>> It is not crucial for me to get the VM up and running, but I need to get >>>> data out of it somehow. >>> >>> If you just want the data, create new VM, start it, and then attach the >>> old VM private.img and/or root.img to the new one as additional device: >>> >>> qvm-block --attach-file new-vm /var/lib/qubes/appvms/old-vm/private.img > > Correction: prefix file path with "dom0:". But if you didn't get any > error, it should be fine too... > >> The command goes through without any errors, but the device doesnt show >> up in new-vm. No changes in lsblk before/after. >> I tried the --frontend=xvdi, also goes through with no problem, but >> still no new device for me in new-vm. Does it hide somewhere special? > > No, it should be there as /dev/xvdi... Anything in `dmesg` output in > new-vm? >
It worked with the "dom0:" option, the device got mounted as /dev/xvdi and all good. I mistakenly used prefix "old-vm:", thats why it did't work. Thanks a lot, all solved. -- 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/3977c91d-84b4-5632-58cc-f8f78a34cdf0%40riseup.net. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.
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