[qubes-users] Re: Qubes 3.2(R2) USB Connecting to DOM0 by Default

2016-12-06 Thread Ben Wika
On Thursday, 11 August 2016 22:38:27 UTC+10:30, ama...@riseup.net wrote: > My understanding is that by default Qubes Dom0 is protected from USB > attacks by disallowing access to USB's. > To the contrary,on my system, USB's have direct access to Dom0 - I plug > in a usb -popup shows it's

[qubes-users] Re: Unable to install R3.1 / media check failure

2016-08-15 Thread Ben Wika
Worth noting that, even though I had the same issue with Rufus, I could still install Qubes-OS from the USB when I bypass the media check. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails

Re: [qubes-users] Re: installing Signal on Qubes mini-HOWTO

2016-08-15 Thread Ben Wika
On Tuesday, 16 August 2016 07:55:08 UTC+10, Alex wrote: > On Mon, Aug 15, 2016 at 11:43 AM, pixel fairy wrote: > On Sunday, August 14, 2016 at 3:22:30 PM UTC-7, Alex wrote: > > ... > > > 1. Install the Chromium browser in your appvm template - skip if you were > > already

[qubes-users] Re: Qubes 3.2-RC2 - Sys-Firewall Not Found?

2016-07-31 Thread Ben Wika
On Monday, 1 August 2016 10:21:59 UTC+10, Iestyn Best wrote: > Hi Ben, > > Do the rest of your default VMs install? > > If not, you can retry configuration by calling 'sudo qubesctl > state.highstate' in a console in dom0. > > This seems to be coming up as a common problem at the moment with

[qubes-users] Re: Qubes 3.2-RC2 - Sys-Firewall Not Found?

2016-07-31 Thread Ben Wika
On Monday, 1 August 2016 08:56:42 UTC+10, Ben Wika wrote: > Hi, > > Whilst I ignored RC1, I thought I'd give 3.2-RC2 a try, but when it gets to > the installation stage of setting up all the default templates, I can't get > passed this screen. > > No matter what combina

[qubes-users] Re: [3.2rc2] Default VMs failed to get created after installation

2016-07-31 Thread Ben Wika
On Monday, 1 August 2016 08:58:31 UTC+10, Ben Wika wrote: > On Monday, 1 August 2016 07:21:59 UTC+10, koto...@gmail.com wrote: > > Hi, > > > > I gave up on installing on a USB stick and managed to get my hands on a > > second disk and installed Qubes on it. Eve

Re: [qubes-users] Re: What do you think about the idea of a FileVM?

2016-07-31 Thread Ben Wika
On Sunday, 31 July 2016 10:11:18 UTC+10, Manuel Amador (Rudd-O) wrote: > On 07/30/2016 12:12 AM, arthur.summers wrote: > > I agree with the idea of having an option for a storage VM, but my > > agreement goes a little deeper (and forks a bit). I know that the primary > > goal of Qubes is

[qubes-users] Re: Install kde/plasma desktop in qubes 3.2rc2

2016-07-31 Thread Ben Wika
On Monday, 1 August 2016 08:38:32 UTC+10, Adrian Rocha wrote: > Hello all, > > I installed 3.2rc2 from scratch and I can't choose the kde/plasma desktop not > even as an optional software. > How can I install this desktop in this new release? > > Best Regards +1 -- You received this message

[qubes-users] Re: [3.2rc2] Default VMs failed to get created after installation

2016-07-31 Thread Ben Wika
On Monday, 1 August 2016 07:21:59 UTC+10, koto...@gmail.com wrote: > Hi, > > I gave up on installing on a USB stick and managed to get my hands on a > second disk and installed Qubes on it. Everything went fine but after the > first boot when configuring the VMs the following error appeared "A

[qubes-users] Qubes 3.2-RC2 - Sys-Firewall Not Found?

2016-07-31 Thread Ben Wika
Hi, Whilst I ignored RC1, I thought I'd give 3.2-RC2 a try, but when it gets to the installation stage of setting up all the default templates, I can't get passed this screen. No matter what combination of pre-installed templates I select, so long as the box to install sys-net and

Re: [qubes-users] QUBES 3.2 taskbar icons are useless - they only show padlock icon

2016-07-25 Thread Ben Wika
On Tuesday, 26 July 2016 13:55:25 UTC+10, Ben Wika wrote: > Another thought I had was whether it was worth grouping entries in the > application bar by application, rather than by VM. Note: This was more > relevent when I was on XCFE whereas now I'm just using KDE and the search bo

Re: [qubes-users] QUBES 3.2 taskbar icons are useless - they only show padlock icon

2016-07-25 Thread Ben Wika
Hi, Not sure if he meant taskbar or application menu, but on a perhaps related note, I recently changed my taskbar to switch between 'activities' rather than applications. I have found it quite intuitive to basically have an activity for each VM, so I can effectively switch between VMs as if

[qubes-users] Re: Sending a directory to a DispVM?

2016-07-18 Thread Ben Wika
On Monday, 18 July 2016 18:27:38 UTC+10, Jeremy Rand wrote: > Hello, > > Might there be any plans to allow sending a directory to a DispVM? > Right now in Qubes 3.2 rc1, attempting to do so from the file manager > GUI in a Fedora 23 template yields this error: > > qopen-in-vm: Fatal error: send

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Unmounting USB Devices at VM shutdown

2016-07-15 Thread Ben Wika
On Friday, 15 July 2016 14:54:53 UTC+10, Francesco wrote: > On Fri, Jul 15, 2016 at 1:13 AM, Ben Wika <drink...@gmail.com> wrote: > On Thursday, 14 July 2016 13:33:47 UTC+10, raah...@gmail.comĀ  wrote: > > > On Wednesday, July 13, 2016 at 9:29:33 PM UTC-4, Ben Wika wrot

[qubes-users] Re: Unmounting USB Devices at VM shutdown

2016-07-14 Thread Ben Wika
On Thursday, 14 July 2016 13:33:47 UTC+10, raah...@gmail.com wrote: > On Wednesday, July 13, 2016 at 9:29:33 PM UTC-4, Ben Wika wrote: > > I imagine there's another thread for this but I couldn't find it. > > > > I'm curious whether the following is expected behavior... &g

[qubes-users] Unmounting USB Devices at VM shutdown

2016-07-13 Thread Ben Wika
I imagine there's another thread for this but I couldn't find it. I'm curious whether the following is expected behavior... If we shutdown a VM that has a USB storage device attached, the VM still indicates the device being attached to the VM. But when you restart the VM, the device is not

Re: [qubes-users] Debian minimal template?

2016-07-13 Thread Ben Wika
On Tuesday, 21 June 2016 18:18:42 UTC+10, Ben Wika wrote: > Perhaps I'm blind but I'm not seeing any mini package list in this thread. > Only a discussion about who was going to post one. > > On Tuesday, 21 June 2016 10:06:50 UTC+10, Unman wrote:On Sun, Jun 19, 2016 > at 0

Re: [qubes-users] How to install clean template?

2016-06-22 Thread Ben Wika
I think you just have to tell the vm firewall settings to allow access for 10 minutes or whatever On Thursday, 23 June 2016 08:03:33 UTC+10, James Ward wrote: > > Andrew, > > I have a different problem. I've cloned fedora-23 and I need to install a > bunch of software from my employer over

Re: [qubes-users] Debian minimal template?

2016-06-21 Thread Ben Wika
Perhaps I'm blind but I'm not seeing any mini package list in this thread. Only a discussion about who was going to post one. On Tuesday, 21 June 2016 10:06:50 UTC+10, Unman wrote: > > On Sun, Jun 19, 2016 at 07:39:45PM -0700, Ben Wika wrote: > > Hi, > > > > Not su