Re: [qubes-users] Re: Screensavers : Qubes Questions!

2016-12-20 Thread Chris Laprise
On 12/20/2016 06:57 PM, Mike Mez wrote: "Search for "VFIO NVIDIA Error 43" on your favorite search engine. Pretty much it just shuts off 3D mode and gives you Error 43 in device manager if it detects some hardware virt features, there is a way around it but I wasted hours until I figured out

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Screensavers : Qubes Questions!

2016-12-20 Thread Chris Laprise
On 12/20/2016 06:57 PM, Mike Mez wrote: This is/immensely/ helpful. To reiterate... to make sure I understand, with "windows problems" easy is easy and impossible is basically impossible (which I can say with experience is fairly on the money of my experience as well). With Linux, the

[qubes-users] Re: anybody elses chrome having trouble playing media files at times.

2016-12-20 Thread Patrick Bouldin
On Tuesday, December 20, 2016 at 5:46:56 PM UTC-5, raah...@gmail.com wrote: > I have to reset preferences. even deleted the vm it comes back. for example > bandcamp or soundcloud, you click and nothing happens, it constantly tries to > load/play but nothing. I'm ready to go back to firefox for

[qubes-users] Can I speed up the loading of an APP?

2016-12-20 Thread Patrick Bouldin
Hi, compared to running a certain app in windows (Anki), installing it in the Fedora template in Qubes means the first time to run is very slow to launch. Maybe up to a minute. To install it to the template I just said "sudo yum install anki" Otherwise, other things running are very fast. If I

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Unable to install qubes... (Intel GTX 970 problem)

2016-12-20 Thread Rob
Hi Andrew, That is great, I am getting further. I now know to investigate the Fedora text based installer (Anaconda). I would be happy to try and report back on the Fedora bare metal install, as my laptop is new and has nothing on it yet (hopefully Qubes soon). Do you happen to know what

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Screensavers : Qubes Questions!

2016-12-20 Thread taii...@gmx.com
I would get the radeon definitely, AMD is more foss/linux friendly than NVIDIA as well. Things to get: a kgpe-d16, the best available g34 socket 16 core opteron 62xx CPU in your price range off ebay (such as 6284SE, 6282SE or 6276) and 32GB DDR3 ECC RDIMM RAM (I would go with 4, 8gb sticks

[qubes-users] Re: Screensavers : Qubes Questions!

2016-12-20 Thread Mike Mez
"I understand your position. At this point, I think you should read, learn, and try (i.e., download, install, and use) as much as you can about your viable options to figure out which solution is right for you. While there is a fair amount of code and functionality that is unique to Qubes,

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Screensavers : Qubes Questions!

2016-12-20 Thread Mike Mez
"Search for "VFIO NVIDIA Error 43" on your favorite search engine. Pretty much it just shuts off 3D mode and gives you Error 43 in device manager if it detects some hardware virt features, there is a way around it but I wasted hours until I figured out what was going on. It is a gpu only thing,

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Screensavers : Qubes Questions!

2016-12-20 Thread Mike Mez
This is* immensely* helpful. To reiterate... to make sure I understand, with "windows problems" easy is easy and impossible is basically impossible (which I can say with experience is fairly on the money of my experience as well). With Linux, the difficultly curve of problems are kind of inverted

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes Manager Q4.0 groups

2016-12-20 Thread Jean-Philippe Ouellet
On Mon, Dec 19, 2016 at 6:13 PM, Eva Star wrote: > Hello, > > Will be issue with a lot of virtual machines fixed at new Qubes Manager at > Q4.0? I also have lots of virtual machines, and this is a problem I intend to address eventually unless someone else does it first

[qubes-users] anybody elses chrome having trouble playing media files at times.

2016-12-20 Thread raahelps
I have to reset preferences. even deleted the vm it comes back. for example bandcamp or soundcloud, you click and nothing happens, it constantly tries to load/play but nothing. I'm ready to go back to firefox for a while again but unfortunately firefox don't work fullscreen, so we kind of

Re: [qubes-users] Anti Evil Maid Idea

2016-12-20 Thread Marek Marczykowski-Górecki
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 On Tue, Dec 20, 2016 at 04:24:37PM -0500, Jean-Philippe Ouellet wrote: > On Tue, Dec 20, 2016 at 10:22 AM, wrote: > > it wouldn't require external services like TOTP and other variations. > > The reason TOTP isn't

Re: [qubes-users] Redox OS

2016-12-20 Thread Jean-Philippe Ouellet
On Mon, Dec 19, 2016 at 11:56 AM, '103948'109438'0194328'0914328098 wrote: > the new rusty security OS, RedoxOS Neat! Thanks for pointing this out. I was not aware of it. My favorite of your random links so far :) -- You received this message because you are

Re: [qubes-users] Anti Evil Maid Idea

2016-12-20 Thread Jean-Philippe Ouellet
On Tue, Dec 20, 2016 at 4:09 PM, Jean-Philippe Ouellet wrote: > It does now somehow detect that your computer has been evil-maided, nor > prevent it from being so. "does now" should be "does not" It's been a rough day >_> -- You received this message because you are subscribed

Re: [qubes-users] Anti Evil Maid Idea

2016-12-20 Thread Jean-Philippe Ouellet
On Tue, Dec 20, 2016 at 4:00 PM, Jean-Philippe Ouellet wrote: > Unless you can come up with some cryptographically-sound way to > integrate the information provided by a 2nd factor as a hard > requirement to complete the secrets-unsealing-at-boot process, then > the evil-maided

Re: [qubes-users] Anti Evil Maid Idea

2016-12-20 Thread Jean-Philippe Ouellet
If I understand correctly, it would be completely useless. The point of AEM is ultimately to somehow authenticate the computer to the user, rather than the more common direction of authenticating the identify of a user to the computer (which IIUC is all that U2F can provide, where in the U2F case

Re: [qubes-users] Split GPG: thunderbird+enigmail stopped cache password

2016-12-20 Thread Jean-Philippe Ouellet
On Tue, Dec 20, 2016 at 3:08 PM, 5n7xyb+qphld0j5ytif4l via qubes-users wrote: > I also don't want to remove the password from my private key since I used it > in different devices and I don't want to use a different template as I have > many things installed on my

[qubes-users] Split GPG: thunderbird+enigmail stopped cache password

2016-12-20 Thread 5n7xyb+qphld0j5ytif4l via qubes-users
Hi, I'm also facing the same problem. The split-gpg no longer caches the password through the set timeout on the QUBES_GPG_AUTOACCEPT variable. I also don't want to remove the password from my private key since I used it in different devices and I don't want to use a different template as I

RE: Re: [qubes-users] RE: Thinkpad p50: Qubes installs but won't boot

2016-12-20 Thread 5n5mmm+eads11axkyi28 via qubes-users
Thanks for your help, Andrew. I did indeed check and the signature says its good and signed on Sep 2016. Sent using Guerrillamail.com Block or report abuse: https://www.guerrillamail.com/abuse/?a=UFR2AB5NVqcQmh2U93EQdRjCStifx8dDiadNcQ%3D%3D -- You received this message because you

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes Security Bulletin #28

2016-12-20 Thread Marek Marczykowski-Górecki
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 On Tue, Dec 20, 2016 at 12:37:21PM -0500, Chris Laprise wrote: > Regarding the "Alternate Patching Method" using normal apt update: Its > possible the template was attacked via updates even before the bug was > announced, or sometime between the

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes Security Bulletin #28

2016-12-20 Thread Chris Laprise
Regarding the "Alternate Patching Method" using normal apt update: Its possible the template was attacked via updates even before the bug was announced, or sometime between the Debian announcement and now. The "check InRelease" only helps if the attack occurs only during the next update and

[qubes-users] Anti Evil Maid Idea

2016-12-20 Thread jonbrownmasterit
I was wondering how much additional security this could give AEM if it supported adding Fido U2F as 2FA. it wouldn't require external services like TOTP and other variations. Additionally it would dramatically slow down an offline attack and greatly increase the cost to do it. What do you

Re: [qubes-users] RE: Thinkpad p50: Qubes installs but won't boot

2016-12-20 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-12-20 06:59, 5n3sjd+a8dtbz87x13a0 via qubes-users wrote: > My idea of resolving this by browsing to the Qubes partitions in > the drive with a Lubuntu live CD doesn't seem like it's going to > work: When I unencrypt the LUKS partition

Re: [qubes-users] help updating dom0 - no network - stuck with lots of pending updates

2016-12-20 Thread jasonwalshismyname
There is a typo in my last message but it was written as "journald-dev-log" rather than "journal-dev-log". Is there something to do with my problems with dom0 ? At the bare minimum I would like at least to recover my files from my VMs. Thanks -- You received this message because you are

[qubes-users] Thinkpad p50: Qubes installs but won't boot

2016-12-20 Thread 5n3sjd+a8dtbz87x13a0 via qubes-users
I've installed Qubes before, but never had this amount of trouble. I've been battling with it for the past two days and cannot get it to work, so I'm unfortunately having to bother some of you for help. ## What I've tried so far: - vanilla Qubes 3.1 install - vanilla Qubes 3.2 install -

Re: [qubes-users] How to manually remove a VM?

2016-12-20 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-12-18 18:29, almightyl...@gmail.com wrote: > So I made a HVM Template and renamed it through VM Manager, something went > wrong and the VM Manager did not reflect the name change. (Can't seem to > reproduce this bug) > > I was just

Re: [qubes-users] Network manager applet is invisible

2016-12-20 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-12-20 04:53, pl1...@sigaint.org wrote: > Hello The network applet of my sys-net based on debian 9 is > invisible although I can connect to ethe/wifi/vpn. With that based > on fedora the applet appears. > That appears to be this issue:

Re: [qubes-users] How do I get Qubes 4.0 pre-release/dev build?

2016-12-20 Thread bentvader
Next error is for core3-admin.get-sources, repo not found, this is from your repo, can you fix this? Any chance you can meet me on some chat so we can work out all errors at once? -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe

[qubes-users] Network manager applet is invisible

2016-12-20 Thread pl11ty
Hello The network applet of my sys-net based on debian 9 is invisible although I can connect to ethe/wifi/vpn. With that based on fedora the applet appears. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop

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[qubes-users] Qubes Security Bulletin #28

2016-12-20 Thread Marek Marczykowski-Górecki
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 Dear Qubes community, We have just published Qubes Security Bulletin (QSB) #28: Debian update mechanism vulnerability. The current text of this QSB is reproduced below. The latest version, including any future corrections, will always be available

Re: [qubes-users] I recently installed Qubes and I now have several problems

2016-12-20 Thread Leeteqxv
THIS message has NO further comments below, just FYI: I have spun off a new discussion for the Grub issue: "[qubes-users] GRUB fix GUI: Qubes community invitation to the other Linuxes for a collaboration?" To view this discussion on the web visit

[qubes-users] GRUB fix GUI: Qubes community invitation to the other Linuxes for a collaboration?

2016-12-20 Thread Leeteqxv
I have long wondered when the various Linux communities will finally be able to co-operate and make a common solution for having the system fix Grub by itself through a GUI that newcomers have a chance of using without technical knowledge. Something like a simple menu with "fix Grub" options

[qubes-users] Re: Screensavers : Qubes Questions!

2016-12-20 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-12-19 16:29, Mike Mez wrote: > Wow! I wasn't actually expecting my "dream" scenario to be so > possibly ... probably ... maybe in fact viable. I understand that > since the main focus in Qubes early stages (or perhaps it's far > more

Re: [qubes-users] How to manually remove a VM?

2016-12-20 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-12-19 16:51, Marek Marczykowski-Górecki wrote: > On Sun, Dec 18, 2016 at 10:02:54PM -0800, Andrew David Wong wrote: >> There's also: > >> qvm-remove --just-db > >> which only removes the entry from the Qubes Xen DB without >> removing