Qubes Download Install
The recommended approach is to use
salt (wrapped by the command
qubesctl in Qubes), as this one call automatically: 
- Downloads both Whonix-Gateway and Whonix-Workstation TemplateVMs.
In dom0, run:
|Before you execute the call, keep in mind that it can take a long time to execute (at least several minutes; some users reported more than 20 mins). No progress indicator is shown. Do not interrupt the salt process once it has started, or this can lead to an unstable system. The process is lengthy, particularly over Tor. |
sudo qubesctl state.sls qvm.anon-whonix
- add salt download progress indicator
If an error message appears stating that qubesctl does not exist or the command is not recognized, then it is necessary to enable the testing repository and install
sudo qubes-dom0-update --best --allowerasing --enablerepo=qubes-dom0-current-testing qubes-mgmt-salt-dom0-virtual-machines
Sometimes the Qubes Community Templates repository must also be enabled by editing
enabled = 1in the
[qubes-templates-community]section. Please report if this was necessary for you!
- If qubesctl still does not work, try shutting down Qubes OS and rebooting the machine. Please report if this was necessary for you!