[qubes-users] Re: [qubes-announce] QSB #33: Xen hypervisor (XSA-231 through XSA-234)

2017-09-12 Thread yreb-qusw
maybe could consider removing "Occasionally fuckups happen," ..unless one is going for the unprofesional vulgarity crowd IMHO 2cents , -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving

[qubes-users] Re: UEFI secureboot issue

2017-08-20 Thread yreb-qusw
On 08/20/2017 05:44 AM, cooloutac wrote: On Sunday, August 20, 2017 at 12:42:55 AM UTC-4, qubester wrote: On 08/16/2017 05:55 AM, cooloutac wrote: I'm glad Bruce Schneier changed his tune and is no longer encouraging kids to learn how to hack in live environments, cause I think that breeds

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Q4.0 upgrade path ? Guesstimate when does it turn into "stable" ? 3) re: security advisorys, is there ever any suggestion what to do about them?

2017-08-17 Thread yreb-qusw
On 08/17/2017 06:25 AM, Ted Brenner wrote: On Thu, Aug 17, 2017 at 1:23 AM, yreb-qusw <yreb...@riseup.net> wrote: On 08/15/2017 05:13 PM, yreb-qusw wrote: Q4.0 upgrade path ? am I eventually going to have to reinstall as Q4.0 or will it be 3.2 be 'upgradeable' ? One of the

[qubes-users] Re: Q4.0 upgrade path ? Guesstimate when does it turn into "stable" ? 3) re: security advisorys, is there ever any suggestion what to do about them?

2017-08-17 Thread yreb-qusw
On 08/15/2017 05:13 PM, yreb-qusw wrote: Q4.0 upgrade path ? am I eventually going to have to reinstall as Q4.0 or will it be 3.2 be 'upgradeable' ? Guesstimate when does it turn into "stable" ? 3) re: security advisorys, is there ever any suggestion what to do a

[qubes-users] Re: Q4.0 upgrade path ? Guesstimate when does it turn into "stable" ? 3) re: security advisorys, is there ever any suggestion what to do about them?

2017-08-17 Thread yreb-qusw
On 08/15/2017 05:13 PM, yreb-qusw wrote: Q4.0 upgrade path ? am I eventually going to have to reinstall as Q4.0 or will it be 3.2 be 'upgradeable' ? Guesstimate when does it turn into "stable" ? 3) re: security advisorys, is there ever any suggestion what to do a

[qubes-users] Q4.0 upgrade path ? Guesstimate when does it turn into "stable" ? 3) re: security advisorys, is there ever any suggestion what to do about them?

2017-08-15 Thread yreb-qusw
Q4.0 upgrade path ? am I eventually going to have to reinstall as Q4.0 or will it be 3.2 be 'upgradeable' ? Guesstimate when does it turn into "stable" ? 3) re: security advisorys, is there ever any suggestion what to do about them? .or just keep upgrading dom0 and magically

[qubes-users] F25 VM Manager Update green arrow persisting

2017-08-04 Thread yreb-qusw
Anyone else having this issue ? Suggested fix or just ignore, I haven't actually rebooted the machine but have closed all VMs and reopened only the F25 to 'update' but 'there is nothing to do' and yet it persists.. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the

Re: [qubes-users] dvm removal ?

2017-08-01 Thread yreb-qusw
On 08/01/2017 01:05 AM, Marek Marczykowski-Górecki wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 On Mon, Jul 31, 2017 at 10:01:50PM -1000, qubester wrote: Hello, when I create a dvm i'm now up to dvm-17 , is one supposed to be removing dvm's manually? because I do see how, though

[qubes-users] Qubes Blog ? and/or Fedora 25 notices ?

2017-07-25 Thread yreb-qusw
Hello, I don't really see where , if anywhere, there is official Qubes type updates for the OS , other than the canary and QSB thing https://www.qubes-os.org/news/ ie., the Docs to see seem a bit static, Maybe that is what this mailing list is for in part. For Example, is there a show of

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Keepass vault password no worky

2017-07-21 Thread yreb-qusw
On 07/21/2017 12:10 AM, 0brand wrote: And sorry if this sounds absurd, but very frequently the database file will become unselected, this happens to everyone in my family all the time and you sometimes will repeatedly try the password, to have it fail, not realizing you actually have to

[qubes-users] Re: heads up, qubes 3.2 still vuln to cve-2016-4484 (minor severity)

2017-07-19 Thread yreb-qusw
On 07/19/2017 12:17 PM, cooloutac wrote: secure boot isn't supported on qubes unfortunately. Hacking teams insyde bios exploit could be used remotely according to experts, so secure boot would actually defend against something like that remotely as well. I hope people get over the anti

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Keepass vault password no worky

2017-07-19 Thread yreb-qusw
On 07/19/2017 05:53 AM, qubenix wrote: qubester: On 07/18/2017 02:27 PM, '0brand' via qubes-users wrote: I've been trying to resolve a problem with both of my Debian-8 vault-appvms.. For some reason my Keepass passwords no longer work. When I type in the password I get this message: Unable to

[qubes-users] Re: heads up, qubes 3.2 still vuln to cve-2016-4484 (minor severity)

2017-07-19 Thread yreb-qusw
On 07/18/2017 08:07 PM, pixel fairy wrote: On Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at 10:52:05 PM UTC-7, yreb-qusw wrote: So, If I haven't already, I should have secure boot enabled? ; I saw after I posted that, all the steps, I'd probably end up breaking the machine or locking myself out

[qubes-users] Re: heads up, qubes 3.2 still vuln to cve-2016-4484 (minor severity)

2017-07-18 Thread yreb-qusw
On 07/17/2017 08:15 PM, cooloutac wrote: On Monday, July 17, 2017 at 8:31:42 PM UTC-4, pixel fairy wrote: On Sunday, July 16, 2017 at 9:55:55 AM UTC-7, yreb-qusw wrote: On 07/16/2017 01:27 AM, pixel fairy wrote: --- In Dom0 install anti-evil-maid: sudo qubes-dom0-update anti-evil-maid

[qubes-users] Re: heads up, qubes 3.2 still vuln to cve-2016-4484 (minor severity)

2017-07-16 Thread yreb-qusw
On 07/16/2017 01:27 AM, pixel fairy wrote: --- In Dom0 install anti-evil-maid: sudo qubes-dom0-update anti-evil-maid --- Doesn't sound like 'more work' just doing the above, perhaps there is more to it, I thought, it mentioned it's better to install via a USB Drive? What would be the "trade

[qubes-users] Re: heads up, qubes 3.2 still vuln to cve-2016-4484 (minor severity)

2017-07-15 Thread yreb-qusw
On 07/14/2017 05:40 PM, pixel fairy wrote: any network available OOB sorry what would be an example of this ? "out of band" ? I'm not clear what SED is , :) I don't really see any docs on ?initializing AEM , I do see that it says to : --- In Dom0 install anti-evil-maid: sudo

Re: [qubes-users] Why does VPN needs its own firewall VM?

2017-07-10 Thread yreb-qusw
On 07/09/2017 11:56 PM, Chris Laprise wrote: On 07/09/2017 11:48 PM, yreb-qusw wrote: at the end of the VPN CLI setup it says : == If you want to be able to use the Qubes firewall, create a new FirewallVM (as a ProxyVM) and set it to use the VPN VM as its NetVM. Then, configure AppVMs to use

[qubes-users] Why does VPN needs its own firewall VM?

2017-07-09 Thread yreb-qusw
at the end of the VPN CLI setup it says : == If you want to be able to use the Qubes firewall, create a new FirewallVM (as a ProxyVM) and set it to use the VPN VM as its NetVM. Then, configure AppVMs to use your new FirewallVM as their NetVM. == is there some reason why I should or should

[qubes-users] Re: sudo dnf remove qubes-template-fedora-23 fails for some reason

2017-07-05 Thread yreb-qusw
On 07/05/2017 07:24 AM, cooloutac wrote: On Monday, July 3, 2017 at 10:36:54 PM UTC-4, yreb-qltop wrote: sudo dnf remove qubes-template-fedora-23 fails for some reason no match for argument; qubes-template-fedora-23 eroor: no packages marked for removal this is after going through

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Laptop Dual Win10 boot problem

2017-07-03 Thread yreb-qusw
#! bin/sh -e echo "add win10">&2 cat sudo grub2-mkconfig win10 I didn't realize I could search and adapt "fedora grub2-mkconfig" for win7 another time consuming kludge, esp. after getting lucky, that I guess it wasn't an EFI win10 install ,

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Laptop Dual Win10 boot problem

2017-07-01 Thread yreb-qusw
On 07/01/2017 02:46 PM, Unman wrote: On Sat, Jul 01, 2017 at 12:49:59PM -1000, yreb-qusw wrote: On 07/01/2017 12:10 PM, Unman wrote: Nothing will go wrong if you get the partition specification wrong - Windows wont boot and you will see an error message. From what you have said you have two

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Laptop Dual Win10 boot problem

2017-07-01 Thread yreb-qusw
On 07/01/2017 12:10 PM, Unman wrote: Nothing will go wrong if you get the partition specification wrong - Windows wont boot and you will see an error message. From what you have said you have two options: msdos1 and msdos2. In grub partitions are numbered starting from 1, so these can be

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Laptop Dual Win10 boot problem

2017-07-01 Thread yreb-qusw
On 07/01/2017 12:10 PM, Unman wrote: and looking for "efi" entries - 'dmesg|grep efi' Also,look in /sys/firmware for efi directory. If it's there then you booted UEFI. fwiw, neither of these indicates EFI boot so, are you saying Legacy boot might fix something ? frankly, I am not even

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Laptop Dual Win10 boot problem

2017-07-01 Thread yreb-qusw
On 07/01/2017 12:10 PM, Unman wrote: On Sat, Jul 01, 2017 at 10:05:36AM -1000, yreb-qusw wrote: On 06/28/2017 04:03 PM, cooloutac wrote: so you would put hd0,X X= 1 2 or 3 etc... you said it was 200mb right so just look for something around that in kb's. probably the smallest partition

[qubes-users] Re: Laptop Dual Win10 boot problem

2017-07-01 Thread yreb-qusw
On 06/28/2017 04:03 PM, cooloutac wrote: so you would put hd0,X X= 1 2 or 3 etc... you said it was 200mb right so just look for something around that in kb's. probably the smallest partition it should say file type too no? ntfs. actually in the docs maybe instead they should recommmend

[qubes-users] Re: Laptop Dual Win10 boot problem

2017-07-01 Thread yreb-qusw
On 06/28/2017 04:03 PM, cooloutac wrote: so you would put hd0,X X= 1 2 or 3 etc... you said it was 200mb right so just look for something around that in kb's. probably the smallest partition it should say file type too no? ntfs. actualy this is from the qubes doc's not me --

[qubes-users] Re: Laptop Dual Win10 boot problem

2017-06-30 Thread yreb-qusw
On 06/28/2017 04:03 PM, cooloutac wrote: so you would put hd0,X X= 1 2 or 3 etc... you said it was 200mb right so just look for something around that in kb's. probably the smallest partition it should say file type too no? ntfs. In general, what would happen if I guessed wrong with

[qubes-users] Re: Laptop Dual Win10 boot problem

2017-06-29 Thread yreb-qusw
On 06/28/2017 05:17 PM, yreb-qusw wrote: On 06/28/2017 04:03 PM, cooloutac wrote: so you would put hd0,X X= 1 2 or 3 etc... you said it was 200mb right so just look for something around that in kb's. probably the smallest partition it should say file type too no? ntfs. well since I

[qubes-users] Re: Laptop Dual Win10 boot problem

2017-06-28 Thread yreb-qusw
On 06/26/2017 05:11 PM, cooloutac wrote: On Monday, June 26, 2017 at 2:21:02 PM UTC-4, yreb-qusw wrote: On 06/25/2017 06:16 AM, yreb-qusw wrote: On 06/24/2017 11:52 PM, Alchemist wrote: On Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 7:09:32 PM UTC-7, yreb-qusw wrote: Hello, so I have win10 on the 1st 2

[qubes-users] Re: Laptop Dual Win10 boot problem

2017-06-26 Thread yreb-qusw
On 06/26/2017 05:11 PM, cooloutac wrote: On Monday, June 26, 2017 at 2:21:02 PM UTC-4, yreb-qusw wrote: On 06/25/2017 06:16 AM, yreb-qusw wrote: On 06/24/2017 11:52 PM, Alchemist wrote: On Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 7:09:32 PM UTC-7, yreb-qusw wrote: Hello, so I have win10 on the 1st 2

[qubes-users] Re: Laptop Dual Win10 boot problem

2017-06-26 Thread yreb-qusw
On 06/26/2017 05:11 PM, cooloutac wrote: On Monday, June 26, 2017 at 2:21:02 PM UTC-4, yreb-qusw wrote: On 06/25/2017 06:16 AM, yreb-qusw wrote: On 06/24/2017 11:52 PM, Alchemist wrote: On Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 7:09:32 PM UTC-7, yreb-qusw wrote: Hello, so I have win10 on the 1st 2

[qubes-users] Re: Laptop Dual Win10 boot problem

2017-06-26 Thread yreb-qusw
On 06/25/2017 06:16 AM, yreb-qusw wrote: On 06/24/2017 11:52 PM, Alchemist wrote: On Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 7:09:32 PM UTC-7, yreb-qusw wrote: Hello, so I have win10 on the 1st 2 partitions of my SSD, and install Qubes 3.2 onto the empty partition/s after the win10 installation. However

[qubes-users] Re: Laptop Dual Win10 boot problem

2017-06-26 Thread yreb-qusw
On 06/25/2017 06:16 AM, yreb-qusw wrote: On 06/24/2017 11:52 PM, Alchemist wrote: On Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 7:09:32 PM UTC-7, yreb-qusw wrote: Hello, so I have win10 on the 1st 2 partitions of my SSD, and install Qubes 3.2 onto the empty partition/s after the win10 installation. However

[qubes-users] Re: Laptop Dual Win10 boot problem

2017-06-26 Thread yreb-qusw
On 06/25/2017 06:16 AM, yreb-qusw wrote: On 06/24/2017 11:52 PM, Alchemist wrote: On Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 7:09:32 PM UTC-7, yreb-qusw wrote: Hello, so I have win10 on the 1st 2 partitions of my SSD, and install Qubes 3.2 onto the empty partition/s after the win10 installation. However

[qubes-users] Re: Laptop Dual Win10 boot problem

2017-06-25 Thread yreb-qusw
On 06/24/2017 11:52 PM, Alchemist wrote: On Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 7:09:32 PM UTC-7, yreb-qusw wrote: Hello, so I have win10 on the 1st 2 partitions of my SSD, and install Qubes 3.2 onto the empty partition/s after the win10 installation. However, looking in my InsydeH20 BIOS, I am given

Re: [qubes-users] getting win7 VM working licenses etc

2017-06-25 Thread yreb-qusw
On 06/25/2017 04:07 AM, Unman wrote: On Sat, Jun 24, 2017 at 04:51:36PM -1000, yreb-qusw wrote: forgive me , if this seems off topic. but, somehow I need to have a working version of windows that doesn't require me to reboot preferably. And i've been looking around, for this answer , but maybe

[qubes-users] getting win7 VM working licenses etc

2017-06-24 Thread yreb-qusw
forgive me , if this seems off topic. but, somehow I need to have a working version of windows that doesn't require me to reboot preferably. And i've been looking around, for this answer , but maybe someone else here might know: I have a windows 7 license that came preinstalled on an old

Re: [qubes-users] Re: “Convert to Trusted PDF” protocol, & Backup VMs, which typically?

2017-06-23 Thread yreb-qusw
On 06/23/2017 09:23 AM, Unman wrote: On Fri, Jun 23, 2017 at 08:21:07AM -1000, yreb-qusw wrote: On 06/23/2017 05:43 AM, Unman wrote: On Thu, Jun 22, 2017 at 07:24:56PM -1000, yreb-qusw wrote: On 06/21/2017 04:21 PM, cooloutac wrote: On Saturday, June 17, 2017 at 5:45:45 PM UTC-4, yreb-qusw

Re: [qubes-users] Re: “Convert to Trusted PDF” protocol, & Backup VMs, which typically?

2017-06-23 Thread yreb-qusw
On 06/23/2017 05:43 AM, Unman wrote: On Thu, Jun 22, 2017 at 07:24:56PM -1000, yreb-qusw wrote: On 06/21/2017 04:21 PM, cooloutac wrote: On Saturday, June 17, 2017 at 5:45:45 PM UTC-4, yreb-qusw wrote: Permit me to ask two questions? 1) I was reading this - https

Re: [qubes-users] Re: “Convert to Trusted PDF” protocol, & Backup VMs, which typically?

2017-06-23 Thread yreb-qusw
On 06/23/2017 05:43 AM, Unman wrote: On Thu, Jun 22, 2017 at 07:24:56PM -1000, yreb-qusw wrote: On 06/21/2017 04:21 PM, cooloutac wrote: On Saturday, June 17, 2017 at 5:45:45 PM UTC-4, yreb-qusw wrote: Permit me to ask two questions? 1) I was reading this - https

[qubes-users] Re: “Convert to Trusted PDF” protocol, & Backup VMs, which typically?

2017-06-22 Thread yreb-qusw
On 06/21/2017 04:21 PM, cooloutac wrote: On Saturday, June 17, 2017 at 5:45:45 PM UTC-4, yreb-qusw wrote: Permit me to ask two questions? 1) I was reading this - https://security.stackexchange.com/questions/151300/what-is-the-safest-way-to-deal-with-loads-of-incoming-pdf-files-some

[qubes-users] EFI_MEMMAP is not enabled

2017-06-19 Thread yreb-qusw
EFI_MEMMAP is not enabled I get this during boot, sometimes it stops there, and I have to cold reboot, most times, it just continues. I am sorry, I've asked a few times before , but as of yet, I'm not sure I've gotten any clear answer what if anything can be / should be done about it

[qubes-users] “Convert to Trusted PDF” protocol, & Backup VMs, which typically?

2017-06-17 Thread yreb-qusw
Permit me to ask two questions? 1) I was reading this - https://security.stackexchange.com/questions/151300/what-is-the-safest-way-to-deal-with-loads-of-incoming-pdf-files-some-of-which-c (Credits: Micah Lee) What's that “Convert to Trusted PDF” you were talking about? Let's say you

[qubes-users] Re: Fedora updates in small sessions, and I must reboot my VMs

2017-06-10 Thread yreb-qusw
On 06/10/2017 11:52 AM, Foppe de Haan wrote: On Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 11:33:24 PM UTC+2, yreb-qusw wrote: Is there some special reason, why Fedora updates 10 times a week, it's kind of a pain to manual reboot 10 AppVMs just for some tiny update, yes, I could just not update the AppVMs

[qubes-users] Fedora updates in small sessions, and I must reboot my VMs

2017-06-10 Thread yreb-qusw
Is there some special reason, why Fedora updates 10 times a week, it's kind of a pain to manual reboot 10 AppVMs just for some tiny update, yes, I could just not update the AppVMs , or wait and not update Fed24 when it suggest I do but. -- You received this message because you are

[qubes-users] has anyone got U2F keys working in Fed24 Template or so?

2017-06-10 Thread yreb-qusw
I found the instructions on yubikeys site, however when I went and changed rules.d my system basic froze, and I had to hard reboot, was considered I may have totally broke Qubes, but was able to remove the rules.d reference, but I see no other instructions to do this:

[qubes-users] Suggestion on VPN Docs Qubes instructions

2017-06-10 Thread yreb-qusw
In this section: Set up a ProxyVM as a VPN gateway using iptables and CLI scripts Where it says this: Set up and test the VPN client. Make sure the VPN VM and its template VM are not running. Run a terminal (CLI) in the VPN VM this will start the VM. Then make a new ‘vpn’ folder with

[qubes-users] efi: EFI_MEMMAP is not enabled.

2017-06-09 Thread yreb-qusw
I'm guessing this may not be only a Qubes thing, but it is during every Qubes boot. But, are these two references during boot normal, I did do some searching but didn't find an answer.. efi: EFI_MEMMAP is not enabled. esrt: ESRT header is not in the -- You received this message because you

[qubes-users] Re: updated to fedora 24, deleted Template for 23 , however menus remain

2017-06-07 Thread yreb-qusw
On 06/07/2017 04:29 PM, cooloutac wrote: On Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 9:59:25 PM UTC-4, yreb-qusw wrote: went thru this https://www.qubes-os.org/doc/template/fedora/upgrade-23-to-24/ upgrade all the defaults however I'm still seeing the Fedora 23 Template Domain in the Applications menu

[qubes-users] updated to fedora 24, deleted Template for 23 , however menus remain

2017-06-07 Thread yreb-qusw
went thru this https://www.qubes-os.org/doc/template/fedora/upgrade-23-to-24/ upgrade all the defaults however I'm still seeing the Fedora 23 Template Domain in the Applications menu pull downs -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users"

[qubes-users] VM refused to give back memory in dom0 ?

2017-06-07 Thread yreb-qusw
This is just a random thing, no need to reboot the VM when I see this ? -- 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, send an email to

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Basics: if I'm in an AppVM and I do PrintScreen, and Save ....

2017-06-03 Thread yreb-qusw
for cropping use Shotwell. also, it is not advised to move screengrabs or any jpegs to dom0 , you'll just have to live with whatever screengrabs you take with printscreen in dom0 without cropping them seems like what the docs might say , as I noticed wallpapers is listed as one of the few

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Basics: if I'm in an AppVM and I do PrintScreen, and Save ....

2017-06-02 Thread yreb-qusw
and what is the preferred image manipulator in fed24? all I want to do is crop the screenshot, but so far I don't see anything in the list of applications for fed24 out of the box. i don't mind installing something in the template for fed24 -- You received this message because you are

[qubes-users] Basics: if I'm in an AppVM and I do PrintScreen, and Save ....

2017-06-01 Thread yreb-qusw
It then goes to main_qube_username/Pictures However in a Terminal I don't see any hierachy like that, nor how to allow something like the desktop background utility to use what I've grabbed. I understand that dom0 is not supposed to have a filestructure , but where or how to interact

Re: [qubes-users] Debian 9 and Fedora 24 Should I be upgrading to these?

2017-05-23 Thread yreb-qusw
addendum, I think this one is sorted, so marked *solved i guess :) -- 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, send an email to qubes-users+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com.

[qubes-users] Re: error starting VM : invalid argument: network device with mac 00:16:00:00:00:00 already exists when starting sys-whonix

2017-05-23 Thread yreb-qusw
I should add this is intermittent, and I detect no loss of function, so maybe I just close my eyes, and let it go ? -- 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, send an