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"Failed to save domain" when trying to create Whonix DisposableVMs.


#1

Good day,

I've been trying to create Whonix Disposable VMs based on, https://www.whonix.org/wiki/Qubes/Disposable_VM#Creating_a_new_DisposableVM-Template_based_on_Whonix-Workstation but there is a problem I encounter with the very first step when typing

qvm-create-default-dvm whonix-ws

in the dom0 terminal. I get (skipped some lines):

Connecting to VM's GUI agent: .......connected
Waiting for DVM whonix-ws-dvm ...
/qubes-used-mem
Disk detached successfully

DVM book complete, memory used=509576. Saving image...

error: Failed to save domain whonix-ws-dvm to /var/lib/qubes/appvms/whonix-ws-dvm/dvm-savefile
error: internal error: Failed to save domain '11' with libxenlight

How can I fix this?

Thx,

--Jeff


#2

This belongs to Qubes help channels as per:

https://forums.whonix.org/t/what-to-post-in-this-qubes-whonix-forum-and-what-not


#3

Oh, you're right! Sorry for not taking the time to read the rules!

Edit: https://github.com/QubesOS/qubes-issues/issues/2482

Apparently this issue has not been fixed yet so I'll have to wait for Qubes 4 :slight_smile: