Re: [qubes-users] Usability: "Firewall rules" setting will likely be missunderstood often

2016-09-22 Thread Chris Laprise
On 09/21/2016 06:24 AM, Robert Mittendorf wrote: Am 09/20/2016 um 10:29 PM schrieb Chris Laprise: This is a good candidate for filing an issue, but mainly for this situation -- "A warning if an upstream VM does not implement the firewall rules", which should include connecting to netvms.

Re: [qubes-users] Usability: "Firewall rules" setting will likely be missunderstood often

2016-09-21 Thread Robert Mittendorf
Am 09/20/2016 um 10:29 PM schrieb Chris Laprise: This is a good candidate for filing an issue, but mainly for this situation -- "A warning if an upstream VM does not implement the firewall rules", which should include connecting to netvms. IIRC, Qubes Manager used to grey-out the firewall

Re: [qubes-users] Usability: "Firewall rules" setting will likely be missunderstood often

2016-09-21 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-09-21 03:07, Andrew David Wong wrote: > On 2016-09-20 10:16, mittend...@digitrace.de wrote: >> [...] > Thanks! This general suggestion has previously been made > and is currently being tracked here: > >

Re: [qubes-users] Usability: "Firewall rules" setting will likely be missunderstood often

2016-09-21 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-09-20 10:16, mittend...@digitrace.de wrote: > Hey, > > Firewall rules are set for a specific VM/Qube. From common understanding > people would probably think that those rules are active no matter what > happens outside of that very

Re: [qubes-users] Usability: "Firewall rules" setting will likely be missunderstood often

2016-09-20 Thread Chris Laprise
On 09/20/2016 01:16 PM, mittend...@digitrace.de wrote: Hey, Firewall rules are set for a specific VM/Qube. From common understanding people would probably think that those rules are active no matter what happens outside of that very VM/Qube, but in fact it seems like those rules are active

[qubes-users] Usability: "Firewall rules" setting will likely be missunderstood often

2016-09-20 Thread mittendorf
Hey, Firewall rules are set for a specific VM/Qube. From common understanding people would probably think that those rules are active no matter what happens outside of that very VM/Qube, but in fact it seems like those rules are active if and only if there is an ProxyVM connected to that