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Windows "minikube start" fails with chmod permissions error. #1928
Environment: Windows 7, clean install.
Minikube version: v0.22.0
From a clean install, after provisioning VM, multiple file errors occurred when attempting to chmod certificate files, and installation fails.
The relevant error from the log below is:
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This should be fixed in the latest point release
Sorry about that
I am using Minikube v0.21.0.
I experienced the same on macOS after a manual downgrade from 0.22.x to 0.20.0. Per @abejenaru, deleting the .minikube dir resolved the issue.
It may be worth looking at an adjustment to the error message that indicates that the .minikube dir needs to be recreated, rather than a generic permissions error.