-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA512 On Wednesday, 28.09.2016 at 01:06 -0700, Drew White wrote:
> On Wednesday, 28 September 2016 17:47:01 UTC+10, Foppe de Haan wrote: > > On Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 8:20:29 AM UTC+2, Drew White > > wrote: > > > Hi Devs, > > > > > > I would like to know from a dev what the requirements are for > > > Qubes Windows Tools (QWT). > > > > > > All O/S reference are known to be x86_64. > > > > > > Does QWT require any specific version of Windows 7? Or will they > > > work with all versions of Windows 7? > > covered here: all. https://www.qubes-os.org/doc/windows-tools-3/ > > Doesn't even BEGIN to answer the question. It *completely* answers your question. In the first line: "Only 64-bit Windows 7 (any edition) is supported". So you need Windows 7 64-bit, but the edition doesn't matter (e.g. Home, Enterprise, whatever). > > > Why does QWT require TESTSIGNING to be turned on? Is that because > > > Win7 requires things to be signed? > > https://www.qubes-os.org/doc/windows-appvms/ "Before proceeding with > > the installation we need to disable Windows mechanism that allows > > only signed drivers to be installed, because currently (beta > > releases) the drivers we provide as part of the Windows Tools are > > not digitally signed with a publicly recognizable certificate." > > Still doesn't answer that question either. > > I said "hi devs" because I needed someone with the knowledge of WHY, > not just an end user reason, but a dev description that is technical. Again, that really *does* answer your question. Windows 7 requires drivers to be signed by a recognised certificate. The Qubes Tools drivers are *not* signed by a recognised certificate, so to make them work one needs to toggle the TESTSIGNING flag so that Windows 7 no longer cares about their certificates. > [...] > > So please, refrain from answering my questions with details that don't > answer anything. If the website had the information, I would not be > asking. It sounds like the web site *does* include the information, you failed to find it (or didn't look), someone answered by pointing you at the right information and you merely insulted them in reply. Glad to see you're still trolling here, Drew... :-/ Dave. - -- Dave Ewart da...@sungate.co.uk, http://twitter.com/DaveEwart All email from me is digitally signed, http://www.sungate.co.uk/ GPG key updated Jan 2013 see http://www.sungate.co.uk/gpg Fingerprint: CF3A 93EF 01E6 16C5 AE7A 1D27 45E1 E473 378B B197 -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.4.12 (GNU/Linux) iQQcBAEBCgAGBQJX64BSAAoJEEXh5HM3i7GXZrcgAKCm0rkZmJetbLUo1GNscebW CWVyUvUkgSLuzuTdgBJu015S/BwydQgZfd5Dl4LvK4HYFMl4SO7p1vrkchFPcwv4 4+656TVEATRCY2XQS90w8DZwQMoiqLCoaudPjyK6MJxk+zLIdW04lmgz9E2jVZ7Z GpxpQ6QPlXAZsvOQJH7LMQMgsr0QeC67XGbW2QGQx79ZXUaijB5jY6KUaqoMNolM 0QEzQVa3EEW3araIsOnPp8DHs1d1W+3/4LdmMC7hTQXtMoK+PNsrp/Nlnb1CA4oo NRzCFCZSS/OQuCHhRbTcB/nUNMZbswFjDgNHxxEJIVwcEk2CBmKlHo+/GUKzxI7a S/BwpoFLaCvTfLeTo46N1L8GLrilZFlF1l+BC21Nv02lHVuD7ehnL4sQFAfCfzS6 kb9LNtqOXS1+9PoojJZ/MMnXuuxlG2FzpjcUzaI6c4OeMMznSI7vowYrRUTOEEqE 5uUYyW8yULJXkdhm7DOBjSJH+WQOveJxCXKNlDWvmsK8lz3DDGYHn8VWCO1qOefg PQS7HIV4O9rQ9aenyZ+GuHBKmJ/Y2RKmLlYKblp3hInf2tMcwfxdoFf1YWhqYyaV nPOSTldaq7vXgufPF/xM/YMHaTBCXuqpjKp+2AtaD4PCG4HUgqd3OZS0dgIvtoed 0gd82v486DTGYxtTyKJoJGB0sCDsKvu1OcDFrN7R59u5q8Ey0PuGHZmiccwYzPeS 1OfdxWIkF6cc6ZZVsZ6iE18UB/3H/Z4s9QEuG6iwMPQGTjC/gGJOS75P5ZhqemrX zYLZzsti+0gPRMwG9llYtsnqPA42w7isMR+VhbIxheu5sCYGSYhvsuQVnoQqR1ez 8G8WTnRKR2LAhg2RFLPn4B7K7ZkpHEi3e4+BOJpw8tE+d/8dFMISbk8976iYrcAD kMbbFoniOnXjllypiTTGgPMDyRPuwEiH3Co3HfxVwPRBLu96wFSE6CWIJLEaEKHx Cjg4EK9LQt3/qbe6sLehHlR2KeK8nb9TYCPEl0u8hedj9Y32twFzEQ3hOhi508+K Dub7RNQPZr79IdxFXtakywkPXTJxey9ouZn5QGjyPlTw4hI1NYN5USTeP0oOredL +SLCFo0cq8PjuSA/R+7hhqyQbMaFqDwEoMdRizwTbRvtGq8hQvWe3aunBiBTxLvp PJHwam2BIXyGNqTIIM5Y3CRAEp0OIfumSi13Ul4l1FeKl6M6wXlrWa0bSNhobys7 l6qKFlfFkR08zT461UdfPY1iMQv2CIRG+9/xgEO43F/pRHvfw1eUkp6yDTL58Y37 SUzE07cJxUePTOag1x3z4Lin90dlUHdRdywDzfyOmcMpbCISkK4KmjFw1a+/RWI= =MArm -----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/20160928083323.GG11916%40sungate.co.uk. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.