[qubes-users] tribler blocks/disables sys-firewall ?

2021-03-21 Thread haaber
Hi, I made a small test-vm running only tribler (see https://www.tribler.org/ for this software). It seems to slow down sys-firewall so drastcally (example: ping 8.8.8.8 from sys-net 16ms, from sys-firewall > 4000ms) that de-facto all internet traffic is blocked. I experimentally short-circuited

Re: [qubes-users] Replacing the wpa_supplicant wifi daemon with iwd

2021-03-18 Thread haaber
On 3/3/21 5:19 PM, 'qtpie' via qubes-users wrote: Due to mysterious, unsolvable Wifi issues, I decided to replace the wpa_supplicant wifi daemon with iwd. -- snip -- $ dnf remove wpa_supplicant $ echo -e "[device] \nwifi.backend=iwd" | tee -a /etc/NetworkManager/NetworkManager.conf $

Re: [qubes-users] A start job is running for Start Qubes VM sys-net. FOREVER.

2021-03-17 Thread haaber
On 3/17/21 12:13 AM, Fabrizio Romano Genovese wrote: Booting from a live version and switching to the old kernel solved it. Has anyone else experienced something similar with kernel 5.11 or it is just myself? I had a boot fuckup with kernel 5.10 as well a few weeks ago, but I just waited for the

Re: [qubes-users] A start job is running for Start Qubes VM sys-net. FOREVER.

2021-03-16 Thread haaber
On 3/16/21 4:49 PM, Fabrizio Romano Genovese wrote: As the title says. I've upgraded to the latest kernel (5.11) on qubes 4.0 and now boot is stuck. How do I get out of this? :) you go back: boot a life linux, mount your UEFI partition, search for /efi/EFI/qubes/xen.cfg or

[qubes-users] Re: Qubes OS 4.0.4 has been released!

2021-03-05 Thread haaber
Dear Andrew thank you. My system (based on q4.0) is up-to-date. However I need to test the kernel-latest-5.10.16-1.3.fc32.qubes.x86_64.rpm compile that marmarek put only in r4.1 repos. Could you push it please into r4.0 as well or are they incompatible ?? cheers, Bernhard Dear Qubes

Re: [qubes-users] Dom0 kernel panic

2021-03-04 Thread haaber
On 3/4/21 9:16 PM, frag face wrote: Thanks for your answer Bernhard, I wonder if I could make a  Qube-style backup of the qubes in my hardrive instead of a rsync to restore/add them directly in the new installed Qube system, kind of  lazy way ;) BR You can, with some extra work: The complete

Re: [qubes-users] What is the latest version of Qubes (on 23 February 2021)

2021-02-23 Thread haaber
On 2/23/21 12:58 PM, load...@gmail.com wrote: I know about *'Qubes Release 4.0.3'* and *'**Qubes Release 4.0.4-rc2'*, but I don't understand what is the version I have. your "initial" qubes release is marked in the file /etc/qubes-release /kernel-qubes-vm.x86_64

Re: [qubes-users] Memory balancing very inefficient

2021-02-22 Thread haaber
Today I noticed that many VMs do get a lot more RAM than they actually use. While using only about 200-300MB small vms like -net and -firewall get gigabytes of memory and this seem to be the case even if memory is running out (sum of all VMs approaches physical RAM size). Also dom0 is using only

[qubes-users] kernel crashes (?) 5.10.13

2021-02-08 Thread haaber
I am testing the above xen kernel. I experience random freezes of the system, with no significant "last words" in the logs, if it is not many many qmemman notices like these (sorry for the length). Is this a known issue?? Any hints to stabilite the system? Cheers! Feb 08 18:15:40 dom0

Re: [qubes-users] Re: [PATCH v5.10] drm/i915/userptr: detect un-GUP-able pages early

2021-02-07 Thread haaber
No, but this patch has been superseded by the latest intel xorg driver. To try it, just enable the current-testing repo and upgrade xorg-x11-drv-intel to at least v2.99.917-49.20210126. sudo qubes-dom0-update --enablerepo=qubes-dom0-current-testing --action=upgrade xorg-x11-drv-intel

[qubes-users] BIG instability problems of qubes

2021-02-03 Thread haaber
Dear qubes community, I use qubes since its version 3, with many up's and downs (more up's, happily). Since its version 4 it worked quite stable, but this changed since some months. I am obliged to hard-reboot my machine 5-10 times per day, versus a scheduled reboot every two-three weeks before.

SOLVED. Re: Aw: Re: [qubes-users] HELP! after update dom0 "no bootable device found"

2021-01-31 Thread haaber
It seems it ignores your mountpoint, you pass directly the hard disk and EFI partition number (which should be the first) so in: efibootmgr -v -c -u -L Qubes -l /EFI/qubes/xen.efi -d /dev/sda -p 1 "placeholder /mapbs /noexitboot" You only have to worry about /dev/sda

Aw: Re: [qubes-users] HELP! after update dom0 "no bootable device found"

2021-01-30 Thread haaber
      Gesendet: Samstag, 30. Januar 2021 um 10:28 Uhr Von: "donoban" An: qubes-users@googlegroups.com Betreff: Re: [qubes-users] HELP! after update dom0 "no bootable device found" Hi, On 1/30/21 8:43 AM, haa...@web.de wrote: > I am surprised by the sizes -- files seem small. Do the seem

[qubes-users] HELP! after update dom0 "no bootable device found"

2021-01-29 Thread haaber
The main line is in the title. I did a dom0 upgrade that installed kernel-latest. After reboot I got the freaky message "No bootable device found, press F1... F2 .. F5.." -- it does not really say where it comes from, but it sounds like a BIOS message.   I have no idea where to start, so I give

[qubes-users] Re: Qubes OS 4.0.4-rc2 has been released!

2021-01-24 Thread haaber
I have a kernel question. With last updates I have 3 kernels 5.4.x installed and one 5.10.x (kernel-latest). It happens that the 5.4.x-kernels provoque freezes & sponaneous reboots. So I would like to ask qubes to disregard these (5.4.x) and keep at least two 5.9.x or 5.10.x kernels when

Re: [EXT] Re: [qubes-users] wireless " intruder "

2021-01-07 Thread haaber
On 1/6/21 6:11 PM, Ulrich Windl wrote: On 1/3/21 2:24 PM, haaber wrote: ... Maybe nmap causes the mirage death. That wouldn't be a good job by mirage though and should be reported as bug to the dev. I thought that, too. How would verify it is really nmap? As a test, I scanned two phones in my

Re: [EXT] Re: [qubes-users] Disable lock screen / screenshot question

2021-01-07 Thread haaber
I'm not sure exactly what you mean, but there's: I mean: It seems you need the file manager to open the file just to register it as handler; is there an alternative not using the file manager? not that I know. But you can register it "by hand" by creating a .dsktop file yourself (as I

Re: [qubes-users] USB stick issue

2021-01-07 Thread haaber
Maybe it's related to recent updates, or my computer is starting to die: Anyway: Today I had plugged in my USB stick and attached it successfully to "vault". I had opened a file from it. The suddenly within one second, I saw the stick being disconnected and reconnected, and the "vault" failed to

Re: [qubes-users] Re: HCL -- Intel NUC10i7 issues with kernel-latest

2021-01-04 Thread haaber
On 1/4/21 11:39 PM, 'awokd' via qubes-users wrote: tv.f...@gmail.com: How did you install the 5.8.16 kernel? When I do something like $ qubes-dom0-update kernel-lateat-5.8.16 it shows me the package, downloads it, but then it tells me "no package kernel-latest-5.8.16 available" so I'm a bit

Re: [qubes-users] wireless " intruder "

2021-01-03 Thread haaber
On 1/3/21 1:04 PM, David Hobach wrote: On 1/3/21 12:43 PM, haaber wrote: Hello, I have a intriguing problem, partially qubes-related. I have a "intruder" in my wifi network. I have no idea how to physically localise that offensive antenna, but that is not a qubes subject (if you have

[qubes-users] wireless " intruder "

2021-01-03 Thread haaber
Hello, I have a intriguing problem, partially qubes-related. I have a "intruder" in my wifi network. I have no idea how to physically localise that offensive antenna, but that is not a qubes subject (if you have any ideas, they are welcome!). Of course I can just change the SSID and pwd, but this

Re: [EXT] Re: [qubes-users] Disable lock screen / screenshot question

2020-12-29 Thread haaber
On 12/29/20 7:02 PM, Ulrich Windl wrote: Better:  create in dom0 a file containing: #!/bin/bash qvm-copy-to-vm $(zenity --entry --title='Send to VM' --text='Destination VM') "${BASH_ARGV[@]}" Save that as an executable script, such as "~/.local/bin/send-to-vm.sh". Then, open dom0 file

Re: [qubes-users] Disable lock screen / screenshot question

2020-12-23 Thread haaber
On 12/22/20 10:18 PM, Jarrah wrote: How do you disable the automatic screen lock? I have the screensaver disabled and the lock screen option unchecked but it still locks after a few minutes. For me, there is a "presentation mode" on the battery icon (which shows on both desktop and laptop)

Re: [EXT] [qubes-users] crontab backups?

2020-12-21 Thread haaber
> > Thank you for the response. It actually ended up that cron did not like > executing a script, I just put the exact same line from the script > directly into cron.cron is not anti-script as such. I experienced problems using pipes (I guess a pipe spawns off a new thread, that does not

Re: [EXT] Re: [qubes-users] Is it possible for an intruder to see the passwords that is being sent through a compromised router/networkconnection ?

2020-12-21 Thread haaber
On 12/21/20 1:08 AM, Ulrich Windl wrote: On 12/20/20 4:17 PM, Morten Eyrich wrote: Okay so if I have been using a https connection, then it's no problem... ? If they use a wrong certificate for a MITM attack they might decode your connection... It means nobody between you and the "next

Re: [qubes-users] crontab backups?

2020-12-17 Thread haaber
On 12/17/20 2:32 PM, Stumpy wrote: I havent played with crontab in forever, and I cant code at all, but I really wanted to try to automate my backups a wee bit. I made a basic script (qubackup) in the ~/ dom0 directory: /home/bob/qvm-backup --yes --verbose --compress --passphrase-file

Re: [qubes-users] Re: QSB-063: Multiple Xen issues (XSA-115, XSA-325,XSA-350)

2020-12-16 Thread haaber
On 12/16/20 10:55 AM, 'Ilpo Järvinen' via qubes-users wrote: On Wed, 16 Dec 2020, haaber wrote: Dear Andrew,   For Qubes 4.0:   - Xen packages, version 4.8.5-28   - Linux kernel packages, versions 5.9.14-1, 5.4.83-1, 4.19.163-1 how do I fetch 4.19.163-1 for example? I tried sudo dnf

[qubes-users] Re: QSB-063: Multiple Xen issues (XSA-115, XSA-325, XSA-350)

2020-12-16 Thread haaber
Dera Andrew,   For Qubes 4.0:   - Xen packages, version 4.8.5-28   - Linux kernel packages, versions 5.9.14-1, 5.4.83-1, 4.19.163-1 how do I fetch 4.19.163-1 for example? I tried sudo dnf install kernel-1000:4.19.163-1.pvops.qubes.x86_64 but this gives "no package available". Same

[qubes-users] new xen kernel 5.xx

2020-12-16 Thread haaber
I have still instabilities with the xen kernels 5.x (sudden system freeze). I also have a small /boot and hold only the last 3 kernels. They are right now: vmlinuz-4.19.155-1.pvops.qubes.x86_64 vmlinuz-5.4.78-1.qubes.x86_64 vmlinuz-5.4.83-1.qubes.x86_64 I would like to mark the (for me very

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Please help test kernel 5.4 in anticipation of Qubes 4.0.4-rc2

2020-11-29 Thread haaber
I detected neither issues, all is working well. I'll continue to test with my daily usage and report again in 2 days with more tests. For users who want to test, the complete command is: [xxx@dom0 ~]$ sudo qubes-dom0-update --action=upgrade --enablerepo=qubes-dom0-current-testing kernel

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Are "smart" monitors/TVs a security issue?

2020-11-26 Thread haaber
For "native" thunderbolt monitors there certainly could be an issue! For HDMI/DP, honestly, do not know how much a malicious device could do. For "smart"-tv's please notice existence of ethernet-over-hdmi :) Often these machines have microphones (for vocal commands). As well as the STB that

Re: [qubes-users] ARM in Qubes OS

2020-11-18 Thread haaber
On 11/16/20 3:55 PM, load...@gmail.com wrote: *So, the question is the same: Are there plans to support ARM processors in Qubes OS in the future? no woman, no cry - and no xen, no qubes :) -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To

Re: [qubes-users] QSB #61 Information leak via power sidechannel (XSA-351)

2020-11-14 Thread haaber
Hello, Marek wrote in the QSB For Qubes 4.0: Xen packages, version 4.8.5-26 For updates from the security-testing repository: $ sudo qubes-dom0-update --enablerepo=qubes-dom0-security-testing I found out an unexpected behaviour. I always ran the command sudo qubes-dom0-update

Re: [qubes-users] Re: device widget sends "device removed" / "device available" at random times

2020-11-10 Thread haaber
On 11/10/20 11:32 AM, Alex Smirnoff wrote: I have random disconnects like that with cheap chinese USB hub i ordered on Aliexpress. Never seen with built-in USB ports :) Me neither. BadUSB in action ??? -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users"

[qubes-users] device widget sends "device removed" / "device available" at random times

2020-11-09 Thread haaber
I have some (apparently usb-based) bluetooth adapter that I never use. Since some days, I get these messages every x second from my device widget that device 8087_0a2b is removed, then comes again that it is available, to be removed, and available again. At random times, inclusive long gaps and

Re: [qubes-users] [PoC] Qubes SleepKeeper - auto shutdown your Qubes if no password entered after wake up

2020-10-30 Thread haaber
On 10/29/20 11:06 PM, evado...@gmail.com wrote: Proof of Concept. github.com/evadogstar/qubes-sleepkeeper Qubes-Sleepkeeper protects you from physical attack when the attacker force you to enter the password of your Qubes after it wakeup from sleep or from password guessing after wakeup. The

Re: [qubes-users] Securety: Auto shutdown pc after wakeup if no password.

2020-10-27 Thread haaber
Any ideas how to start shutdown process after wake up from sleep if user will not unlock pc in expected time period (e.g. 30-60 seconds). Maybe run some script before PC goes to sleep with timer and after it wake up timer will continue and only user will have access to click "cancel" when he

[qubes-users] best dns practice

2020-10-20 Thread haaber
Hi out there. I was wondering if there is some information gathered concerning dns safety : how dns & qubes work is part of the doc, but I miss additional hints on good practice: setup free (like freedom) dns services, security of dns services (protection against dns poisoning), probably locally

[qubes-users] networkmanager / keyring

2020-09-27 Thread haaber
Hello, a long time ago I did set a pwd for the keyring in sys-net. By too little use, I forgot it. So now I can no longer register new networks, which means at every laptop-lid open.close I have to enter it again, and again. Editing /etc/Networkmanager/system-connections/wireless-name files by

[qubes-users] keeping wireless passwords in vault rather than sys-net ?

2020-08-24 Thread haaber
Hello, is there some (understandable) way to store wireless passwords away in some vault VM ? I ask that question since I managed to forget my sys-net gnome-wallet password that I used to rarely: I will have to reset things properly anyways :(( best, Bernhard -- You received this message

[qubes-users] add-ons in torbrowser

2020-07-30 Thread haaber
Hi this may be a double-post, but I could not find an appropiate help page. I like to add an adblocker (u-block) to my TBB, since I consider any browser without adblocking useless, meaning that I will not use it anyways. So here is my approach: download .xpi file in anon-whonix, qvm-move it to

Re: [qubes-users] Fetching updates after disabling qubes-update-check in clearnet qubes

2020-07-14 Thread haaber
> <<--snip-->> Though it's not clear to me whether this is actually an issue, I figured I'd do it anyways. My question is, if I wanted to disable qubes-update-check service, how would I go about updating my templates over tor? Do I create debian and fedora templates linked to sys-whonix just to

Re: [qubes-users] QSB #058: Insufficient cache write-back under VT-d (XSA-321)

2020-07-08 Thread haaber
On 7/8/20 5:58 PM, taran1s wrote: Chris Laprise: On 7/7/20 9:57 AM, Andrew David Wong wrote: Only Intel systems are affected. AMD systems are not affected. Per usual! Is actually the XSA-321 a security issue only if one has HVM present in the Qubes system, or it is a general issue even

Re: [qubes-users] Getting to the bottom of screenshots in Qubes OS

2020-07-08 Thread haaber
On 7/8/20 2:39 AM, Manuel Amador (Rudd-O) wrote: On 20/06/2020 10.29, Logan wrote: Hi Everyone, Speaking with a colleague earlier today, I heard "Qubes is great, but the no screenshots problem makes it a 'hard' no for me". As a Qubes user and advocate, this stung. Yeah, it's hard.

Re: [qubes-users] LUKS passphrase failures

2020-07-05 Thread haaber
I have tried this process with the other kernel options available as well, to no avail. Any help or advice (successful or not) is appreciated. sounds daunting. So did you use a live-linux that has luks 'onboard' (like tails) ? That way you could distinguish between luks problems and qubes

Re: [qubes-users] imagemagick in debian-minimal ?

2020-07-01 Thread haaber
haaber: I discoverd with a little surprise that my 3 debian-minimal templates (used for firewall, usb, net) have imagemagick installed. https://github.com/QubesOS/qubes-issues/issues/5009#issuecomment-489357218 Thx!! That page suggests: problem known, but no solution in sight? My minimal

[qubes-users] imagemagick in debian-minimal ?

2020-07-01 Thread haaber
I discoverd with a little surprise that my 3 debian-minimal templates (used for firewall, usb, net) have imagemagick installed. I guess these are not really necessary for their respective usage; however, asking aptitude an uninstall of these packages would lead to remove qubes-core-agent

Re: [qubes-users] DisposableVM Closing/Stopping Unexpectedly

2020-06-29 Thread haaber
On 6/29/20 9:25 PM, Qubes wrote: On 6/29/20 3:42 PM, Qubes wrote: If I try to open a terminal in a dvm, I have tried in both the dvm's that are installed by default (Disposable: fedora-31-dvm and Disposable: whonix-ws-15-dvm) and one that I created on my own by just creating a qube and setting

[qubes-users] wacom tablets

2020-06-10 Thread haaber
Hi, has someone experience with wacom tablets / qubes ? I guess since it is USB it simply boils down to installing prooer firmware in the appVM, but I'd like to be sure before purchase. Cheers -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To

Re: [qubes-users] Dell Latitude E5470 running Qubes 4.0.3 - no web cam...

2020-06-09 Thread haaber
On 6/9/20 2:07 PM, Andrew Sullivan wrote: As per the Subject, I have installed 4.0.3 on my Latitude E5470. Everything seems to work, except the webcam.  If I fire up Cheese, it just says "No device found". The camera works fine in Windows 10 and Linux Mint.  Running lsusb in a Dom0 terminal

Re: [qubes-users] Accessing files on a different SSD on the same laptop...

2020-06-07 Thread haaber
On 6/7/20 1:04 PM, Andrew Sullivan wrote: On Sunday, 7 June 2020 07:12:23 UTC+1, haaber wrote: they will be inserted in the appvm-qube as /dev/xvdi, /dev/xvdk ... [vd = virtual device, I guess]. The existence of a device does not mean mounting it. I do that by hand: in a terminal

Re: [qubes-users] Accessing files on a different SSD on the same laptop...

2020-06-07 Thread haaber
On 6/6/20 6:33 PM, Andrew Sullivan wrote: If you use qvm-block in dom0 can you see the disk/partitions?      Don't know, I'll give it a try and post back. OK, if I click on the  Devices widget I can indeed see all the partitions on my internal SSD, with an arrow next to each. 

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes won't boot

2020-06-04 Thread haaber
qvm-run -p HELPERVM "sudo cat /dev/mapper/qubes_dom0-vm--VMOLD--private" | sudo dd conv=sparse of=/dev/mapper/qubes_dom0-vm--VMNEW--private how do you use qvm-run if qubes won't boot? First step is a always proper backup, on some external drive. That is what I wrote in my other answer.

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes won't boot

2020-06-04 Thread haaber
On 6/3/20 6:47 AM, Boot problems wrote: I tried all that in my new ssd but could not make it work, however I made an Ubuntu live CD and it worked like a charm, I can mount and see the files on each vm, so at least my files are not lost forever, but you said that the Attr should not have an

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes won't boot

2020-06-04 Thread haaber
On 6/3/20 10:58 PM, Boot problems wrote: How do I restore a mounted vm using dd? dd = disk destroyer. I there is the slightest chance of error, don't use it. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and

Re: [qubes-users] Re: docker install problems on debian-10

2020-05-31 Thread haaber
I tried to find a simpler workaround, but it looks like it's a problem with kernel support, so either switch to a distro with aufs support(such as Debian 9/Jessie), or downgrade your kernel. << --snip --> Thank you! I removed my debian-9 template long ago (surprised?), but I could re-install

Re: [qubes-users] Updating sys-usb template

2020-05-29 Thread haaber
On 5/29/20 10:04 PM, dhorf-hfref.4a288...@hashmail.org wrote: On Thu, May 28, 2020 at 09:26:34AM +0200, Zbigniew Łukasiak wrote: My sys-usb uses a very old template. I tried some googling - but failed to find any advice about update it without locking me out of the system. disable sys-usb

Re: [qubes-users] docker install problems on debian-10

2020-05-27 Thread haaber
Hey, I experience trouble while trying to install docker accordingly to https://docs.docker.com/engine/install/debian/ on debian-10. It apprears that aufs.ko (whatever that is) makes trouble Building initial module for 4.19.120-1.pvops.qubes.x86_64 Error! Bad return status for module build on

[qubes-users] docker install problems on debian-10

2020-05-27 Thread haaber
Hey, I experience trouble while trying to install docker accordingly to https://docs.docker.com/engine/install/debian/ on debian-10. It apprears that aufs.ko (whatever that is) makes trouble Building initial module for 4.19.120-1.pvops.qubes.x86_64 Error! Bad return status for module build on

Re: [qubes-users] which OCR software, address database and e-mail program run with the Qubes-OS operating system - welche OCR Software, Adressdatenbank sowie E-Mail- Programm mit dem Betriebssystem Qu

2020-05-25 Thread haaber
Hi, I don't know what to do now because I want to switch to the Qubes OS operating system soon, that's why I'm asking you! Because I suspect that you can no longer use them with Qubes OS. That's why I'm interested in whether there is such software in Qubes OS. I second the other answers,

[qubes-users] feature request: qvm-print command

2020-05-19 Thread haaber
Hello there, I was thinking about the usefulness of a qvm-print command that takes an input file, sends it to the "printing-VM" (defined in some config file), and launches there a document viewer (defined in the config file) in order to control parameters like duplexing, grayscale..) or just runs

[qubes-users] some remarks on dom0 updates (current-testing)

2020-05-14 Thread haaber
Since ever I run my qubes on current-testing; Sometimes problems occur, but that is a way of learning more on qubes. Anyways. I observed since the begin of the year 2020 a strange behaviour that bothers me: after any dom0 update & reboot (there were 3-4), the laptop-lid close/open will finish

[qubes-users] webcam questions

2020-05-07 Thread haaber
I was wondering if I could "redirect" a static picture as a virtual webcam, or, more fancy, run a webcam through a filter (transform me in a comic figure for example :) before forwarding to a video-conference appVM . Did someone play with that? The static picture should be easy, no? -- You

Re: [qubes-users] template and dependent qube show different behaviour

2020-05-07 Thread haaber
On Thu, May 07, 2020 at 08:30:14AM -0300, Franz wrote: I installed into Fedora 31 template a proprietary banking rpm application/plugin/extension which is supposed to work with the browsers during banking tasks. This is called warsaw_setup_fedora_64.rpm this sounds like a terrible idea unless

Re: [qubes-users] Salt worm

2020-05-06 Thread haaber
did any of you actually bother to look at the problem? because i am 99% sure this doesnt apply to qubes. at all. (also you are several days late on this...) this seems to be the original source and contains a fairly good writeup:

Re: [qubes-users] Salt worm

2020-05-06 Thread haaber
Qubes uses Salt, and there's something nasty going around: https://saltexploit.com/ Risk = (probability of an event) x (consequences of the event). At which levels is salt used in qubes? I remember my last "active" use >1 year ago to get hopefully clean templates after the apt-"crisis".

Re: Antw: [EXT] [qubes-users] To the Qubes developers (German translation) - An die Qubes Entwickler (Übersetzung auf Deutsch)

2020-05-04 Thread haaber
... and it would be fun finding out what the fixed points of those translations are. I agree that a full translation would be an awful lot of work. But for starters I'd be happy with a translation of the qubes manager and of application names in the qubes menu (e.g. "document viewer"). That is

[qubes-users] disp-vm firefox addons

2020-04-30 Thread haaber
Hello, I consider that a disp-vm should start with a fully equipped firefox, say having noscript & some ad-blocker installed. But I am not sure how to do so: am I supposed to install them, say, inside my debian-10 template? Is that safe? Template-vm's have no direct i-net acces, so am I required

Re: [qubes-users] USB Device attach failed: Attach timeout,

2020-04-25 Thread haaber
On 4/24/20 11:18 PM, Mike Keehan wrote: Device attach failed: Attach timeout, check kernel log for details. VM: "video-conference" File: "/usr/lib/qubes/usb-import" Version Control: https://github.com/QubesOS/qubes-app-linux-usb-proxy/blob/master/src/usb-import >> <--snip--> Rather something

Re: [qubes-users] USB Device attach failed: Attach timeout,

2020-04-24 Thread haaber
On 4/24/20 7:30 PM, Mike Keehan wrote: On 4/24/20 4:54 PM, haaber wrote: Here is my problem:  I attach a Philips USB camera, and try to use it. I get the error (unimportant whether in dom0 with qvm-usb attach or via usb widget). Device attach failed: Attach timeout, check kernel log

[qubes-users] USB Device attach failed: Attach timeout,

2020-04-24 Thread haaber
Here is my problem: I attach a Philips USB camera, and try to use it. I get the error (unimportant whether in dom0 with qvm-usb attach or via usb widget). Device attach failed: Attach timeout, check kernel log for details. VM: "video-conference" File: "/usr/lib/qubes/usb-import" Version

Re: [qubes-users] Hardware Report & "fast SSD" Question

2020-03-25 Thread haaber
On 3/25/20 9:08 AM, tsc.v...@gmail.com wrote: Hi - I didn't see my laptop in the list so looked everything up. It seems the Lenovo Ideapad 131 151KB supports everything but SSD. I assume I would have to replace my internal hard drive with the SSD since an external SSD would, I assume, get

Re: [qubes-users] How can I recover my Qube'sVM if I cannot boot anymore ?

2020-03-22 Thread haaber
[Initial question: snipped ] I cannot boot on Qubes anymore but I can access the file system. When I mount my qubes partition, it give me a huge mess of small 2g partition and bigger ones. [Chris' answer -- snipped ] Assuming you didn't make backups before the crash: You need to have a

Re: [qubes-users] Help please recover boot of my Qubes

2020-02-19 Thread haaber
Strange this that I do at bios is visiting "boot options" bios menu. It give access to navidate to qubes xen.efi file, but not edit. Anyway, not something is broken. First I through that I broke "xen.efi", but I investigate it from other distro live usb and it is on it own place and not empty.

[qubes-users] lid close = system dead.

2020-02-09 Thread haaber
Hi experience (as well) problems since that last dom0 update. Journalctl mentions dom0 systemd-sleep: suspending system ... dom0 kernel: PM : suspend entry (deep) -- reboot -- which suggests that lid-open does not awake the system. Did someone already find a solution to that? It did work

Re: [qubes-users] screenshot: send to VM ??

2020-02-08 Thread haaber
Hi, when I press PrintScreen (under xfce), I get several options, among which save-in-dom0. It would be nice to be able to send it directly to a VM. Can this be done? Cheers, Bernhard I haven't tested it, but try something like this: #!/bin/bash qvm-copy-to-vm $(zenity --entry --title='Send to

[qubes-users] screenshot: send to VM ??

2020-02-08 Thread haaber
Hi, when I press PrintScreen (under xfce), I get several options, among which save-in-dom0. It would be nice to be able to send it directly to a VM. Can this be done? Cheers, Bernhard -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To

Re: [qubes-users] Problem updating dom0

2020-01-25 Thread haaber
On 1/25/20 12:28 PM, 799 wrote: Hello, I'm trying to upgrade dom0 but run into a SKIPPED message: This happens to me if I do not reboot after an upgrade and run the upgrade command once more. Is this your case? -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups

[qubes-users] feature request

2020-01-25 Thread haaber
Hello, I have several virtual screens; I guess many user have. Is it possible to reserve one of them exclusively for dom0 and templateVM terminals -sort of a separated "admin screen"- to avoid other appVM-windows popping up and being able to capture input from keyboard? Bernhard -- You

Re: [qubes-users] Pass control to secure VM to enter+hash passwords?

2020-01-05 Thread haaber
On 1/5/20 8:34 PM, Emma Borhanian wrote: Hi, I was thinking about writing an application to do spaced repetition of passwords for my rarely-accessed backup drives etc. I've read qubes-wiki/data-leaks  and while I could just store hashed passwords, the

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes OS 4.0.2 has been released!

2020-01-03 Thread haaber
On 1/3/20 3:21 AM, Andrew David Wong wrote: Dear Qubes Community, We're pleased to announce the release of Qubes 4.0.2! This is the second stable point release of Qubes 4.0. It includes many updates over the initial 4.0 release, in particular: - - All 4.0 dom0 updates to date - - Fedora 30

Re: [qubes-users] Has anybody gotten increased scrutiny at an international checkpoint because of having qubes installed?

2019-12-09 Thread haaber
Is there actually anyone working on the hidden OS option for the linux? Would be very much appreciated. What's about this: take a harddrive, make a dd copy of your first 128 GB data on it. Encrypt it additionally (symmetric cipher), if you wish to avoid any luks or other headers. Hide it, if

Re: [qubes-users] Has anybody gotten increased scrutiny at an international checkpoint because of having qubes installed?

2019-12-09 Thread haaber
Carry another then, that's the safest. The easy solution (if you accept some "risks") that works as well is a micro-usb & some std linux on it, that is already booted. Give it a family picture background with sweet kids & some green :) And two or three non-sense documents that you can open. I

Re: [qubes-users] Has anybody gotten increased scrutiny at an international checkpoint because of having qubes installed?

2019-12-08 Thread haaber
I I will be doing some international travel in the upcoming months.  In the past, I have had to turn on my laptop, and once I had to bring the system fully up and allow people to see my desktop -- though nobody has actually seized and gone through my computer as yet.  Has anybody gotten

Re: [qubes-users] Help sending multiple files using qrexec

2019-12-04 Thread haaber
This successfully sends the first file, but not the second, can anyone help with this or should I be using qvm-copy? I don't say what you should, or should not, but what I think is more easy: recall that qvm-copy or qvm-move take certainly multiple files. The question is more intriguing if the

Re: [qubes-users] How do I get Started?

2019-12-04 Thread haaber
When I click the applet, I see: Ethernet Network device not managed VPN Connections > I don't see my WiFi networks. When I launch network manager in sys-net, I tried to manually input the information for my WiFi (with the SSID and WPA2/Personal), but it doesn't connect after. Try lspci in dom0

Re: [qubes-users] attach /dev/ttyUSB0 to some qube

2019-11-30 Thread haaber
Hi, I try to play with an programmable esp32 (pretty much like arduino, but with wireless on board). The problem I have arises from sys-usb: the usb widget spills out the odd error "QubesException - device attach failed: no device info received. Connection faild. Check backend for details". No

Re: [qubes-users] Re: second sys-usb

2019-11-30 Thread haaber
Hi there, I re-ask my problem differently. For flashing with unsecure software via usb, I would like to exchange sys-usb temporarily with a sys-flashing, say. I set up a debian-10 appvm in HVM mode and gave it access to the usb-controller (as my true sys-usb). However, this qubes

[qubes-users] second sys-usb

2019-11-29 Thread haaber
Hi there, I re-ask my problem differently. For flashing with unsecure software via usb, I would like to exchange sys-usb temporarily with a sys-flashing, say. I set up a debian-10 appvm in HVM mode and gave it access to the usb-controller (as my true sys-usb). However, this qubes will not start:

Re: [qubes-users] Recovering data from secondary drive

2019-11-28 Thread haaber
I recently copied my AppVMs (and some custom templates) onto my secondary drive according to this guide [1]. Now that I have reinstalled my QubesOS onto my main drive and unlocked my secondary drive, I can't access the AppVMs saved. Yes, I should have backed it up and restored it correctly, but I

[qubes-users] attach /dev/ttyUSB0 to some qube

2019-11-28 Thread haaber
Hi, I try to play with an programmable esp32 (pretty much like arduino, but with wireless on board). The problem I have arises from sys-usb: the usb widget spills out the odd error "QubesException - device attach failed: no device info received. Connection faild. Check backend for details". No

[qubes-users] laptop lid close -> qubes dead.

2019-11-28 Thread haaber
since my last updates using --enablerepo=qubes*testing I have some reproducible problem: each time I close the laptop lid, it seems I have to reboot my machine. Problem known? Any cure known? Where/How to find out more? Cheers, Bernhard -- You received this message because you are subscribed to

Re: [qubes-users] sys-net

2019-11-27 Thread haaber
On 9/18/19 2:43 PM, unman wrote: today I had a look in logs of my router, and discovered that it logs my qubes machine as "sys-net". I did not change anything in my "out-of-the-box" sys-net, so I presume that the observed behaviour is common to all standard qubes installs. Q: is it a wanted

Re: [qubes-users] 2 new Intel vulnerabilites

2019-11-14 Thread haaber
Just a small comprehension question to the microkerel update shipped in the last xen update: are these microkernels "flashed" into some cpu memory, or are they re-run / setup at each boot again? Cheers, Bernhard -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups

[qubes-users] sys-usb in trouble

2019-10-01 Thread haaber
after recent updates my buster based sys-usb is in trouble. I can still attach a device (say, a camera, usb stick), but first it will be attached as /dev/sda and no longer /dev/xvd[i-z] and worse, it will be removed immediately. Someone had / solved this problem already? Cheers, -- You received

[qubes-users] sys-net

2019-09-18 Thread haaber
today I had a look in logs of my router, and discovered that it logs my qubes machine as "sys-net". I did not change anything in my "out-of-the-box" sys-net, so I presume that the observed behaviour is common to all standard qubes installs. Q: is it a wanted feature that all wireless networks

Re: [qubes-users] Reminder: Please help test new updates and provide feedback!

2019-08-29 Thread haaber
Dear Andrew, thanks for the reminder. After my last dom0 update ("current testing") my laptop does no longer wake up after lip-close: the screen keeps black, nothing can be done but reboot. That is not very critical, of course. I find no hints in journalctl what could be the reason. Happy to

[qubes-users] firewall rules by domainname

2019-07-16 Thread haaber
Hello, entering IP adresses in the firewall restriction list can be a a lengthy and unpleasant exercise. If your admin-VM should only be able access your bank, whose webpage loads various data over JS encapsulated subdomains, it can take a long while to make that working. The natural question

[qubes-users] debian-10-minimal question

2019-07-07 Thread haaber
[Unman wrote] As a general point, you can always check to see what's available by running: sudo qubes-dom0-update --action=search qubes-template Or, to check testing, use: sudo qubes-dom0-update --action=search --enable-repo=qubes-templates-itl-testing qubes-template You'll see both debian-10

Re: [qubes-users] Exciting day for Debian! Watching the twitter feed

2019-07-06 Thread haaber
https://twitter.com/debian Buster has arrived! Yay! :D That is awesome! Concrete question: I have still debian-9-minimal's running (for ex. for netvm), is there a new debian-buster-minimal template in preparation (or already available, and I did not see it)? Cheers, Bernhard -- You received

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