On Mon, Mar 27, 2023 at 03:48:15PM +0200, r.wiesb...@web.de wrote: > Hi there, > > every VM/qube has a "services" tab in its settings window. It seems like > Qubes is designed in a manner that requires two switches for a service: > it needs to be enabled in the template *and* requires an entry in > "services" tab. > > My expectation was that when selected in the "services" tab, qubesrc (or > any other instance) will just start the corresponding service in the VM. > During troubleshooting I found out that it is designed as above, but I > could not find the reason for this design decision. > > At least the "services tab" should have a red text warning that it is > required to enable the service in the template as well in order to not > confuse users the way it confused myself. > > > best, > Ron > This is a long standing design. The process is explained at https://www.qubes-os.org/doc/qubes-service/
The text on the service tab is unclear - it *does* say that the service will be turned on. I've raised an issue to have this clarified. -- 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 view this discussion on the web visit https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/qubes-users/ZCGwR5nTbOD/kLIl%40thirdeyesecurity.org.