[qubes-users] Re: Possible R3.1 incompatibility with Samsung T3 portable SSD

2016-06-20 Thread almightylaxz
Update: I have invented a temporary workaround. Requirements: Another usb or harddrive of 32gb (qubes system requirement) Qubes installer or another *nix system 1. Install normally onto a USB or harddrive 2. Use the qubes installer (ctrl+alt+f2) or another *nix system to dd the installed OS

[qubes-users] Re: Qubes 3.2 rc1 has been released!

2016-06-20 Thread Iestyn Best
Hi Marek, Firstly, thank you (and all the Qubes-OS team) for all your great work and the progress you are making. I am sure the community greatly appreciates everything you guys are doing. Now, I was wondering how the progress with the windows tools is going. Has there been any progress on

Re: [qubes-users] T420s and pci passthrough

2016-06-20 Thread Marek Marczykowski-Górecki
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 On Mon, Jun 20, 2016 at 03:04:24PM -0700, jkitt wrote: > On Sunday, 19 June 2016 19:52:41 UTC+1, jkitt wrote: > > On Sunday, 19 June 2016 15:07:12 UTC+1, Andrew David Wong wrote: > >> On 2016-06-18 17:49, jkitt wrote: > >> > So I was unable to get

Re: [qubes-users] Syncing files / Alternative backup whist keeping best practises of isolation.

2016-06-20 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-06-20 18:05, Franz wrote: > On Mon, Jun 20, 2016 at 1:51 PM, Andrew David Wong > wrote: > > On 2016-06-19 08:40, Franz wrote: On Sun, Jun 19, 2016 at 11:40 AM, Andrew David Wong wrote:

Re: [qubes-users] Debian minimal template?

2016-06-20 Thread Unman
On Sun, Jun 19, 2016 at 07:39:45PM -0700, Ben Wika wrote: > Hi, > > Not sure what's been happening on this subject since September (maybe > discussion has moved?) but thought I'd make a contribution. Pretty new to > some of this so appreciate the feedback. > > If we install the base qubes

Re: [qubes-users] T420s and pci passthrough

2016-06-20 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-06-20 15:04, jkitt wrote: > I ask because I'm wondering what kind of risk I expose Dom0 to if > pci passthrough fails at some point. By reset - does that mean the > state of the device? Which includes compromised firmware? I'm not >

Re: [qubes-users] Remnder: Ubuntu-template anyone?

2016-06-20 Thread Unman
On Sat, Jun 18, 2016 at 12:39:00AM +0200, Marek Marczykowski-Górecki wrote: > On Fri, Jun 17, 2016 at 11:23:42PM +0100, Unman wrote: > > On Fri, Jun 17, 2016 at 09:33:47PM +0200, Marek Marczykowski-Górecki wrote: > > > On Fri, Jun 17, 2016 at 09:29:19PM +0200, Achim Patzner wrote: > > > > Am

[qubes-users] Re: adding gresecurity to Qubes

2016-06-20 Thread raahelps
On Monday, June 20, 2016 at 6:59:48 PM UTC-4, raah...@gmail.com wrote: > On Monday, June 20, 2016 at 6:44:59 PM UTC-4, jkitt wrote: > > I couldn't agree more - just because you live in a safe neighborhood it > > doesn't mean you go out and leave your door unlocked. Every mitigation is > >

[qubes-users] Re: adding gresecurity to Qubes

2016-06-20 Thread raahelps
On Monday, June 20, 2016 at 6:44:59 PM UTC-4, jkitt wrote: > I couldn't agree more - just because you live in a safe neighborhood it > doesn't mean you go out and leave your door unlocked. Every mitigation is > useful. > > However, with grsecurity there's a great deal of performance overhead,

[qubes-users] Re: debian firefox and whonix torbrowser can no longer play videos in fullscreen and freeze

2016-06-20 Thread jkitt
The same happens with me. i suspect hardware acceleration. It can be switched off in flash with: sudo su mkdir /etc/adobe && echo "EnableLinuxHWVideoDecode = 0" > /etc/adobe/mms.cfg Restart the browser. For HTML5 videos (YouTube) the media.* configs are for controlling HTML5 decoding

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes VM Manager becomes unresponsive for a while when trying to backup (excessive disk IO)

2016-06-20 Thread Marek Marczykowski-Górecki
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 On Mon, Jun 20, 2016 at 10:39:30PM +0200, Jimmy Axenhus wrote: > Hi! > > Whenever I try to make a backup with the Qubes VM Manager (System -> Backup > VMs) it appears to be freezing and I have to wait several minutes for it to > start responding

Re: [qubes-users] Adding New Disk Image to VM

2016-06-20 Thread entr0py
Marek Marczykowski-Górecki: > On Mon, Jun 20, 2016 at 06:35:14PM +, entr0py wrote: >> 3. add file as disk device to /var/lib/qubes/appvms/myappvm.conf: >> >> >> >> >> > > This config file is regenerated each time the VM is started, so your > changes will have no

[qubes-users] Qubes VM Manager becomes unresponsive for a while when trying to backup (excessive disk IO)

2016-06-20 Thread Jimmy Axenhus
Hi! Whenever I try to make a backup with the Qubes VM Manager (System -> Backup VMs) it appears to be freezing and I have to wait several minutes for it to start responding again. I've been able to make backups before, but after not having done it for a while I decided to go ahead and do it

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Qubes-OS 3.1 unusable on my HP 355 G2 Laptop

2016-06-20 Thread Otto Kratik
On Monday, May 23, 2016 at 4:08:42 PM UTC-4, Marek Marczykowski-Górecki wrote: > > Ah, sorry, wrong package name - for VM kernel it is > 'kernel-qubes-vm-3.18*' > Using this package name did indeed in fact allow me to install the older 3.18 kernel on my Qubes system, thank you. Interestingly

Re: [qubes-users] HVM Win7 libxenlight error?

2016-06-20 Thread Micah Lee
On 06/20/2016 12:03 PM, Andrew David Wong wrote: > Thanks. Tracking here: > > https://github.com/QubesOS/qubes-issues/issues/2096 Excellent. Just to be thorough, the problem was that I hadn't installed the qubes-windows-tools package in dom0. Since that package isn't yet available in R3.2 RC1, I

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Possible R3.1 incompatibility with Samsung T3 portable SSD

2016-06-20 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-06-19 22:33, almightyl...@gmail.com wrote: > Update: > > I tried the text installation by pressing ctrl+alt+f2 and typing > 'anaconda'. The results were as follows: > > Progress Setting up the installation environment . Creating >

[qubes-users] debian firefox and whonix torbrowser can no longer play videos in fullscreen and freeze

2016-06-20 Thread raahelps
If i go to youtube click the fullscreen button on the player, the browser goes fullscreen but not the video, and the browser becomes unresponsive. This is the exact same issue that has always been present with fedora's firefox on qubes. Something has changed now in debian around the time

Re: [qubes-users] Adding New Disk Image to VM

2016-06-20 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-06-20 11:35, entr0py wrote: > Would appreciate if someone could check that I'm not doing > something stupid... (Don't see any docs regarding this.) > I think the reason there are no docs for this is that this seems like going out of your

Re: [qubes-users] Adding New Disk Image to VM

2016-06-20 Thread Marek Marczykowski-Górecki
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 On Mon, Jun 20, 2016 at 06:35:14PM +, entr0py wrote: > Would appreciate if someone could check that I'm not doing something > stupid... (Don't see any docs regarding this.) > > Use case: I want to store my Documents on a separate .img (on same

Re: [qubes-users] HVM Win7 libxenlight error?

2016-06-20 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-06-20 09:59, Micah Lee wrote: > On 06/20/2016 09:58 AM, Andrew David Wong wrote: >> Micah, do you also have a PCI device assigned to that HVM? > > No I don't. > Thanks. Tracking here: https://github.com/QubesOS/qubes-issues/issues/2096

[qubes-users] Adding New Disk Image to VM

2016-06-20 Thread entr0py
Would appreciate if someone could check that I'm not doing something stupid... (Don't see any docs regarding this.) Use case: I want to store my Documents on a separate .img (on same Qubes SSD) so that only config files remain on my appVM. This should ease the upgrade process when I want to

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes R3.1 (Some Windows Partitions available in Dom0 File Manager, unavailable to assign to VMs)

2016-06-20 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-06-20 05:26, Srini wrote: > Greetings! > > I have an NTFS partition labeled "Official". This is available to > mount in Dom0 (via Thunar File Manager) and is unavailable while > trying to assign to any of the qube (VMs) . > > However, I

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Qubes 3.2 rc1 has been released!

2016-06-20 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-06-19 08:48, derfake...@gmail.com wrote: > hi, > > On Saturday, June 18, 2016 at 10:49:02 AM UTC+2, Marek > Marczykowski-Górecki wrote: >> [ ... 3.2 rc1 release ... ] > > i gave the iso a spin, first booted via UEFI, which made the >

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes R3.1 (Error while syncing appmenus in Ubuntu Studio 16.10)

2016-06-20 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-06-20 10:37, Andrew David Wong wrote: > On 2016-06-20 06:32, Srini wrote: >> Hi, > >> I am facing issues while syncing appmenus from HVM of Ubuntu >> Studio 16.10 - Error is "need qrexec agent to be installed". Can >> anybody please share

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes R3.1 (Error while syncing appmenus in Ubuntu Studio 16.10)

2016-06-20 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-06-20 06:32, Srini wrote: > Hi, > > I am facing issues while syncing appmenus from HVM of Ubuntu Studio > 16.10 - Error is "need qrexec agent to be installed". Can anybody > please share how to install this qrexec agent? > > Thanks and

Re: [qubes-users] Firefox profile seems to leak between DispVMs

2016-06-20 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-06-20 06:23, raahe...@gmail.com wrote: > I have had an issue on mutliple machines (which other users have > noted in multiple threads) where the dispvm browser is unable to > load due to the profile mysteriously being missing. I wish a

Re: [qubes-users] Firefox profile seems to leak between DispVMs

2016-06-20 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-06-19 12:30, IX4 Svs wrote: > On Sun, Jun 19, 2016 at 3:05 PM, Andrew David Wong > wrote: > > On 2016-06-18 14:54, IX4 Svs wrote: Qubes R3.1, Fedora 23 template, fully updated. I launch a new disposable

Re: [qubes-users] Split GPG and LUKS

2016-06-20 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-06-19 18:45, Nick wrote: > I've been reading the documentation and mailing list to get a > better understanding on using a second internal HDD with Qubes. > > I envision encrypting the entire drive with LUKS, and then using > LVM to

Re: [qubes-users] HVM Win7 libxenlight error?

2016-06-20 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-06-19 13:48, Micah Lee wrote: > I think I'm running into this same problem. I'm running Qubes R3.2 > RC1. I have an HVM called win7 with Windows 7 installed. Here's > the error I get when I try to install windows tools: > > [...] Micah,

Re: [qubes-users] HVM Win7 libxenlight error?

2016-06-20 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-06-19 09:56, 123984'109438'0193284'091384'091823'0948 wrote: > Hallo Andrew, > > the command line QWT installation will also get stuck with some > error. > > How I can copy the dom0-terminal error message to another AppVM? > (Would be

Re: [qubes-users] Syncing files / Alternative backup whist keeping best practises of isolation.

2016-06-20 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-06-19 08:40, Franz wrote: > On Sun, Jun 19, 2016 at 11:40 AM, Andrew David Wong > wrote: > > On 2016-06-19 04:38, Alistair Hutten wrote: Good evening, Alistair here from Australia, I'm after some help /

Re: [qubes-users] Re: New qubes user question/issue: firewall VM consuming unexpected amount of RAM

2016-06-20 Thread Franz
On Sat, Jun 18, 2016 at 7:29 PM, J. Eppler wrote: > Hello, > > all VM's in Qubes consume a large amount of memory by default. You can > restrict your firewall VM to 1 GB or less. > You can restrict the memory consummtion under 'Right click -> VM Settings > -> Advanced'

Re: [qubes-users] not sure if should post this to qubes-devel but... has Alpine been considered for a Qubes Template?

2016-06-20 Thread Jane Jok
On Sunday, June 19, 2016 at 5:47:31 PM UTC+3, Andrew David Wong wrote: > > -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- > Hash: SHA512 > > On 2016-06-19 07:40, daltong defourne wrote: > > Hello! Basically, I've been reading about Alpine Linux and it seems > > to me that it might make for a pretty good

[qubes-users] Re: Qubes R3.1 (Libvirt Error while detatching device)

2016-06-20 Thread raahelps
On Monday, June 20, 2016 at 10:34:42 AM UTC-4, raah...@gmail.com wrote: > On Monday, June 20, 2016 at 9:26:05 AM UTC-4, Srini wrote: > > Sometimes, even after successful unmounting of  the devices within the > > VM's, I was sometimes getting this error while detatching the devices from > > VMs

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Updating Dom0, Qubes, grumbles, things that need to be fixed and not need to be fixed.

2016-06-20 Thread raahelps
On Monday, June 20, 2016 at 10:31:35 AM UTC-4, raah...@gmail.com wrote: > On Monday, June 20, 2016 at 9:54:12 AM UTC-4, Alex wrote: > > On 06/20/2016 03:50 PM, raahe...@gmail.com wrote: > > > What updates do you want for dom0? I'm only worried about security > > > improvements and would like dev

[qubes-users] Re: Qubes R3.1 (Libvirt Error while detatching device)

2016-06-20 Thread Srini
I have been receiving this error (sometimes) even after safely unmounting devices in VM. On Monday, June 20, 2016 at 8:04:42 PM UTC+5:30, raah...@gmail.com wrote: > > On Monday, June 20, 2016 at 9:26:05 AM UTC-4, Srini wrote: > > Sometimes, even after successful unmounting of the devices

[qubes-users] Re: Qubes R3.1 (Libvirt Error while detatching device)

2016-06-20 Thread raahelps
On Monday, June 20, 2016 at 9:26:05 AM UTC-4, Srini wrote: > Sometimes, even after successful unmounting of  the devices within the VM's, > I was sometimes getting this error while detatching the devices from VMs in > Qubes VM Manager > > Thanks and Regards, > Srini > > On Monday, June 20,

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Updating Dom0, Qubes, grumbles, things that need to be fixed and not need to be fixed.

2016-06-20 Thread raahelps
On Monday, June 20, 2016 at 9:54:12 AM UTC-4, Alex wrote: > On 06/20/2016 03:50 PM, raahe...@gmail.com wrote: > > What updates do you want for dom0? I'm only worried about security > > improvements and would like dev team to focus on that. Its why I'm > > using qubes. I don't need the latest

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Updating Dom0, Qubes, grumbles, things that need to be fixed and not need to be fixed.

2016-06-20 Thread Alex
On 06/20/2016 03:50 PM, raahe...@gmail.com wrote: > What updates do you want for dom0? I'm only worried about security > improvements and would like dev team to focus on that. Its why I'm > using qubes. I don't need the latest shiny desktop. I would like upgraded versions of video drivers, and I