[qubes-users] Unable to mount DVD-RAM in VM in read-write mode

2017-04-17 Thread 'David Shleifman' via qubes-users
Hi, A DVD-RAM /dev/sr0 is connected to the same SATA controller as the system HDDs. It is visible in dom0 as /dev/sr0. I attached it to a vm. Then, I mounted it in VM as /mnt/removable: vm$ mount -o rw /dev/xvdi as /mnt/removable The system replied: mount: /dev/xvdi is

[qubes-users] Installation from a tarball: any Qubes OS particulars?

2017-04-01 Thread 'David Shleifman' via qubes-users
Are there any guidelines (specific to Qubes OS) on installation from a tarball? I am asking since the guidelines for installing software https://www.qubes-os.org/doc/software-update-vm/#installing-or-updating-software-in-the-templatevm assume existence of rpm or deb packages. They do not shed

[qubes-users] Validating (DNSSEC) name resolver

2017-03-19 Thread 'David Shleifman' via qubes-users
Starting point -- - Qubes v3.2 - validation of the resolved names takes place at DNS that LAN router gets from ISP Ending point - same Qubes 3.2 - validation of the resolved names takes place in one of the VMs. - dnscrypt is not involved Few years ago Alex Dubois

[qubes-users] Re: How to manage multiple USB controllers

2016-10-10 Thread 'David Shleifman' via qubes-users
> go with B1 man. Like I said you can get a ps2 adapter for your usb keyboard > and then can have all controllers in the sys-usb if you > want. But I don't think there is anything to be worried about having your > keyboard in dom0. Unless you got a real sketchy kb. (anything > is

[qubes-users] Re: How to manage multiple USB controllers

2016-10-10 Thread 'David Shleifman' via qubes-users
- Original Message - From: "raahe...@gmail.com" To: qubes-users Cc: dimi...@yahoo.com; raahe...@gmail.com Sent: Monday, October 10, 2016 4:09 PM Subject: Re: How to manage multiple USB controllers > I don't think you really have 6

[qubes-users] How to manage multiple USB controllers

2016-10-10 Thread 'David Shleifman' via qubes-users
On Oct. 10, 2016 at 9:27 AM, Unman wrote > I wouldn't assign back to dom0. > There's no reason why you shouldn't adopt some variation on A, and have > different qubes handling different controllers. Of course, you'd have to > make sure that you follow a consistent

[qubes-users] How to manage multiple USB controllers

2016-10-09 Thread 'David Shleifman' via qubes-users
The PC system has 2 USB hubs: the first one is used for USB jacks on the front panel, the second one is used for USB jacks on the rear panel. Each hub has 3 controllers: front.OHCI0 handles first 3 USB 1.1 devices that are plugged in (nothing at the moment) front.OHCI1 handles next 3 USB 1.1