-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-12-12 13:38, Marek Marczykowski-Górecki wrote: > On Mon, Dec 12, 2016 at 08:04:00PM +0100, Leeteqxv wrote: >> So I am really looking for which files/folders I need to copy >> from the old system into the new installation, or, alternatively, >> if I can "migrate" or point the new system to create a new >> Template and a new AppVM by pointing it to a folder on the old >> disk to use as a template for the creation. How can this be >> done? > > You can copy appropriate directories from /var/lib/qubes/ related > to that VMs into your new installation (make sure to place them in > exactly the same location: appvms/ or vm-templates/), then use > qvm-add-template (for templates) and qvm-add-appvm (for appvms) to > register them in Qubes. Do not override any files, if VM with the > same name already exists, rename or remove it first. After this > operation, proceed to template upgrade procedure you've already > found. >
Thanks; I didn't know about these tools. In the case of AppVMs, how is this different from creating a new AppVM with the same name as the old one, then replacing the new private.img with the old one? Or do both methods achieve the same effect? - -- Andrew David Wong (Axon) Community Manager, Qubes OS https://www.qubes-os.org -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- iQIcBAEBCgAGBQJYT54lAAoJENtN07w5UDAwV+gQAKH8/g9uDe35/OGYhSOO60LJ 1PZZjNmUwHzx0rzOCWdsWWDQuJJHimgepbNOtNYDRDuwbyaukyp4nRvOoRKhcZQ9 3rMWAZYJ5X781N+vzOqv4rSqlq+4UAnbarGdg7fcBJE8A2R4nK3TVGgXgiUiKB00 OrBpvOqJjSrp1gVgIiLrVuPwlgmsQyKaVkL7HUoRhlUaG3CG+QUJJM4hDhtB5Htn WbwXC8I4fJumQ9ysOYLDwWPxAldsJ8AZhXbPWlFAqr8tc4Dp8U2gqCQ5WC1Ltj6a o1tiXXYuiEiDfHjsutP+e0KG6bEaxO6GoXhro9XmY3J+reIwTV72um5+xEgVbfnX DD4Ng1UTKoBiwkmzwTGMj0MunKwg6W2IAo8pgNWb0GTpMrWXAd5ANjzIbq40SrCk NPWggvsw7L4VaxQhVVNHjURi1U1ZGHl16e9/jrONM9AxFLMS9lIQvd9kSXAaVvci uUNgAH+Jwc57Mbw4glvWk0SOpyaMzYW4ADXIZINWHOUNrClNKJxamuFYc250LpoB hGzwAEDhHCTY7hXnlGdE01Fw1+KjnJtvUzYvMZN/NKIkjsBqnjTaCP7GCXI3chZc DSV/ddSs9RkjEF4+pZA2gLWp/vxGhQMr2ZUw78ZBu2mkVbM0AD0fMwCkXe/m+Tmj P6SfrNg0wr7ot8Vn23yn =xhfr -----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/16be5ff4-e49e-86fb-1376-d8e13f3edbd9%40qubes-os.org. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.