[qubes-users] BIOS

2016-12-25 Thread Drew White
Where would I put a BIOS for a VM? I've tried to get one working, but I've been unsuccessful getting it to work. I placed it with the other bios.bin and called it instead, but it did not appear to work. Is it possible to use a ROM file instead? -- You received this message because you are

Re: [qubes-users] Strategy: Qubes needs flexible automation more than other OSes due to its security-by-separation architecture: Should we initiate a cross-platform project?

2016-12-25 Thread @LeeteqXV (Twitter)
On 23/12/16 09:43, Andrew David Wong wrote: (Copying my reply from the other thread.) You can simply change sys-firewall's NetVM to "none," restart sys-net, then switch it back again. Sample script: ``` #!/bin/bash echo "Restarting sys-net..." qvm-prefs -s sys-firewall netvm none sleep 3

[qubes-users] How to Backup Qubes Using New USB Hard Drive

2016-12-25 Thread mojosam
How to Backup Qubes Using New USB Hard Drive I'd like to backup my VMs to an external USB hard drive. I have a couple of questions not answered by these pages: and The drive is a new Seagate 1.5TB hard drive.

Re: [qubes-users] installing windows-tools inside React OS

2016-12-25 Thread a . mcwheel
Well, windows-tools utility supports only Windows 7 at the moment. It doesn't support even Windows 8/10 Besides, ReactOS is NOT opensource Windows (I don't think it's gonna happened, Microsoft would never open sources for Windows) . It is binary-compartible with software and drivers made for

Re: [qubes-users] Unable to change timezone?

2016-12-25 Thread Jodie
On Sunday, December 25, 2016 at 4:32:16 AM UTC-10, john.david.r.smith wrote: > > I have already tried that, and it fails with "Failed to set time zone: Unit > > systemd-timedated.service is masked". > > > > I just tried it and it works for me (it even updates the time instantly). > > did you

[qubes-users] Qubes OS Live?

2016-12-25 Thread Niely Boyken
Hi This page [https://www.qubes-os.org/doc/live-usb/] says that Qubes OS Live is still in Beta-version. I'm wondering if this is than safe to use. Will I have the same security-benefits if I use the Live-version than when I use the normal version? If no, would it be possible to install it on an

[qubes-users] Sleep Verb Not Supported

2016-12-25 Thread mojosam
My computer doesn't go to sleep. I have XFCE Power Manager set to Hibernate the system after one hour. When I come back to the system after that time, the screen is blank (but not off) and the system seems to be fully powered up (the fan seems to be running at the same speed as when I'm using

[qubes-users] Template updates: "cannot execute qrexec-deamon" for sys-net - Documentation improvement/addition (or just link update?)

2016-12-25 Thread @LeeteqXV (Twitter)
For the record; my shift from Fedora-23 to Fedora-24 went painlessly/successfully, thanks to the existing, good documentation. Only thing I had to figure out logically (by experience, luckily, or I would have started wasting time unnecessarily) was that I should try to reboot when sys-*

[qubes-users] Thunderbolt Dockingstation: PCI bridges and nested PCI devices

2016-12-25 Thread Benjamin Richter
Hi, as I described earlier (https://groups.google.com/forum/#!msg/qubes-users/uk11tSeu5yU/XtNtOErgDQAJ) I'm using an Asus Transformer Pro 3 with the Thunderbolt 3 docking station, but I cannot get the docks Ethernet device inside a qube. I've not made any headway in solving this, but I

Re: [qubes-users] Unable to change timezone?

2016-12-25 Thread john.david.r.smith
I have already tried that, and it fails with "Failed to set time zone: Unit systemd-timedated.service is masked". I just tried it and it works for me (it even updates the time instantly). did you change stuff in dom0? -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google

Re: [qubes-users] Unable to change timezone?

2016-12-25 Thread Jodie
On Sunday, December 25, 2016 at 12:06:25 AM UTC-10, Andrew David Wong wrote: > -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- > Hash: SHA512 > > On 2016-12-25 01:56, Jodie wrote: > > That's what I figured the issue was, but I am indeed attempting to > > change dom0's settings from within dom0. I'm attempting

Re: [qubes-users] Unable to change timezone?

2016-12-25 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-12-25 01:56, Jodie wrote: > That's what I figured the issue was, but I am indeed attempting to > change dom0's settings from within dom0. I'm attempting to change > time zone in the date and time settings module in the GUI. > > This is

Re: [qubes-users] Unable to change timezone?

2016-12-25 Thread Jodie
That's what I figured the issue was, but I am indeed attempting to change dom0's settings from within dom0. I'm attempting to change time zone in the date and time settings module in the GUI. This is after a fresh update to 3.2 and reboot. On Saturday, December 24, 2016 at 11:51:57 PM UTC-10,

Re: [qubes-users] Unable to change timezone?

2016-12-25 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-12-24 23:42, Jodie wrote: > Hi all, > > I seem to be unable to change the time zone. The option to set > date and time automatically is greyed out. When I select the time > zone tab of the date and time settings module and try to change the

Re: [qubes-users] Re: most secure way to add repo to template

2016-12-25 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-12-24 04:52, Eva Star wrote: > On 12/24/2016 03:02 PM, Andrew David Wong wrote: > >> >> But that repo is already included in the default (main, full) >> Fedora template. You just have to enable it. >> > > I suggest to add paragraph to

[qubes-users] HCL - Lenovo T400 (Coreboot without ME, with IOMMU*)

2016-12-25 Thread Aphid Farmer
Says IOMMU is active. However, this Intel generation lacks interrupt remapping. There are some attacks[1] and also some Xen-specific mitigations[2]. Install notes - Coreboot IOMMU changes are not in downstream Libreboot yet. To compile Coreboot, I followed these[3][4]