[qubes-users] Re: Lenovo G505s A10-5750m / qubes 4.0rc5 / Unsupported Hardware Detected

2019-02-23 Thread qma ster
By the way: Mike Banon frequently visits reddit.com/r/coreboot , so you may also ask him if you have some coreboot G505S questions -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it,

[qubes-users] Re: Broadcom wireless driver issue.

2019-01-29 Thread qma ster
Broadcom hardware/software is a proprietary piece of crap that doesn't work well at the opensource operating systems. It could be easier to just replace your Broadcom MiniPCIe card with something from Atheros ath9k family which has opensource drivers / opensource firmware and work perfectly

[qubes-users] Re: Lenovo G505s A10-5750m / qubes 4.0rc5 / Unsupported Hardware Detected

2019-01-26 Thread qma ster
> I think to order this material for a future flash coreboot on G505s. can you > confirm that the material is OK? Sorry for late reply, these links are almost ok but it's better to get CH341A with a green PCB because there were a few bad black CH341A with 5V instead of 3.3V while we haven't

[qubes-users] Re: Materials for BIOS flash procedure

2019-01-26 Thread qma ster
Sorry for such a late reply, hope you already know about "Flashing a BIOS chip" article at DangerousPrototypes forums which uses G505S as an example. And another "Flashing KB9012" article is optional and not urgent (since it's not replacing the proprietary KB9012 firmware, just removing the

Re: [qubes-users] How many gigabytes of memory is required for G505s?

2019-01-26 Thread qma ster
> and yes it is the best - remember to install coreboot with microcode > updates btw (check binary only repo + generate microcode from tree) "Generate microcode from tree" option does not work for G505S. Luckily these confusing options have been hidden at the latest coreboot from the boards

Re: [qubes-users] g505s BIOS settings for installing 4.0.1

2019-01-26 Thread qma ster
Proprietary UEFI on this G505S laptop is a real piece of sheet and I really encourage you to "upgrade" it to coreboot opensource BIOS as soon as possible! There is a great "Flashing a BIOS chip" detailed step-by-step article at DangerousPrototypes site which uses this G505S laptop as an

Re: [qubes-users] Intel ME Backdoor, called Odin's Eye

2018-01-07 Thread qma ster
воскресенье, 7 января 2018 г., 18:14:26 UTC пользователь haaber написал: > > https://i.redditmedia.com/5mA7LrMiwgmmhrwfYF8Jks0WEng66fxWoCcGw33dhCA.jpg?w=597=339d919645f1de31a42913c748d1d7fb > > > > > > Summary: > > > > Intel Whistleblower leaks details about his role in backdooring all IME > >

Re: [qubes-users] Intel ME Backdoor, called Odin's Eye

2018-01-07 Thread qma ster
воскресенье, 7 января 2018 г., 18:20:37 UTC пользователь tai...@gmx.com написал: > On 01/07/2018 02:46 AM, d@gmail.com wrote: > > > Summary: > > > > Intel Whistleblower leaks details about his role in backdooring all IME > > chips on behalf of Intelligence Agencies. Posted 3/22/2017.

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Lenovo G505s with Coreboot and Qubes R4-rc3 fails to boot

2017-12-29 Thread qma ster
Tuesday, 28 December 2017 , 4:30:51 UTC+6 awokd wrote: > On Wed, December 27, 2017 6:05 pm, Taiidan [at] gmx [dot] com wrote: > > What version of coreboot are you using, they are removing AGESA from the > > latest versions due to some dumb choices by the leadership. > > I'm not sure that's

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Lenovo G505S Coreboot

2017-12-27 Thread qma ster
Tuesday 26 December 2017 г., 15:18:14 UTC+0 user Blooorp wrote: > Le mardi 26 décembre 2017 00:05:28 UTC+1, tai...@gmx.com a écrit : > > On 12/25/2017 12:16 PM, Blooorp wrote: > > > > > Le lundi 25 décembre 2017 16:27:11 UTC+1, awokd a écrit : > > >> On Mon, December 25, 2017 3:07 pm, Blooorp