On Friday, October 13, 2017 at 4:12:12 AM UTC+2, Chris Laprise wrote: > On 10/12/2017 06:42 AM, Foppe de Haan wrote: > > On Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 10:08:18 PM UTC+2, Chris Laprise wrote: > >> On 10/11/2017 04:05 PM, Chris Laprise wrote: > >>> > >>> I can explain the steps. You may wish to backup your appVM before > >>> continuing. > >>> > >>> 1. Start a dispVM (I'll call it disp1). Your appVM should not be running. > >>> > >>> 2. In dom0 run 'qvm-block -A /var/lib/qubes/appvms/yourappvm/private.img' > >>> Substitute 'yourappvm' in above command with the name of your appVM. > >> Correction: This command should be 'qvm-block -A disp1 > >> dom0:/var/lib/qubes/appvms/yourappvm/private.img' > >> > >> > >> -- > >> PGP: BEE2 20C5 356E 764A 73EB 4AB3 1DC4 D106 F07F 1886 > > just for my information: why not just run that from dom0 directly (e.g. > > sudo fsck /var/lib/qubes/appvms/bla/bla.img)? is there a security risk > > involved with the invocation of fsck? > > > > Actually, yes there is a risk. > > -- > > Chris Laprise, tas...@posteo.net > https://twitter.com/ttaskett > PGP: BEE2 20C5 356E 764A 73EB 4AB3 1DC4 D106 F07F 1886
btw, when I try this (qvm-block method) in R4.0-rc1, I get 'backend vm 'dom0' doesn't expose device '/var/lib/qubes/etc/etc.img'. -- 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 email@example.com. To view this discussion on the web visit https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/qubes-users/c065d54a-ec38-4f55-84d0-e8b6adfae77d%40googlegroups.com. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.