[qubes-users] Is Qubes effected by the Intel kernel memory leaking bug?

2018-01-03 Thread stephenatverdi
https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/01/02/intel_cpu_design_flaw/ http://pythonsweetness.tumblr.com/post/169166980422/the-mysterious-case-of-the-linux-page-table It seems as if Linux countermeasures will involve a significant rewrite aka. FUCKWIT. Is this perhaps why there is no final 4.0

Re: [qubes-users] Is Qubes effected by the Intel kernel memory leaking bug?

2018-01-03 Thread 'awokd' via qubes-users
On Wed, January 3, 2018 11:55 am, stephenatve...@gmail.com wrote: > https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/01/02/intel_cpu_design_flaw/ > > > http://pythonsweetness.tumblr.com/post/169166980422/the-mysterious-case-o > f-the-linux-page-table > > It seems as if Linux countermeasures will involve a

[qubes-users] specter, meltdown, and dom0

2018-01-03 Thread pixel fairy
Since someone has to start this thread, Does dom0 matter here, or would patching xen fix 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] Is Qubes effected by the Intel kernel memory leaking bug?

2018-01-03 Thread rysiek
Dnia Wednesday, January 3, 2018 1:27:38 PM CET 'awokd' via qubes-users pisze: > On Wed, January 3, 2018 11:55 am, stephenatve...@gmail.com wrote: > > https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/01/02/intel_cpu_design_flaw/ > > > > > >

[qubes-users] Qubes 4rc3: More space needed on the / filesystem.

2018-01-03 Thread Fabrizio Romano Genovese
Hello everyone, I am trying to install texlive on a fedora-26 template vm. The package is quite big, nevertheless it is correctly downloaded. After this, when the actual installation process would be supposed to start, it fails with the message: At least *MB more space needed on the /

[qubes-users] Re: Disable root password on fedora-25-minimal (Qubes 4.0rc3)

2018-01-03 Thread Fabrizio Romano Genovese
Ok, so for future reference (I found the instructions in https://www.qubes-os.org/doc/vm-sudo/ to be not completely clear): The files mentioned in the first part of https://www.qubes-os.org/doc/vm-sudo/, namely: /etc/sudoers.d/qubes /etc/polkit-1/rules.d/00-qubes-allow-all.rules

[qubes-users] Acer TravelMate B

2018-01-03 Thread juh
Hi all, Qubes OS 4.0 (current rc) does not install at all on my small Acer TravelMate. Version 3.2 installed without problems, but I had random freezes so that I could not work with the notebook. I was not able to send a HCL. WiFi and USB worked. The notebook has an Intel Celeron CPU N3060 @

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes freezing (hangs) always in less than 1 hour

2018-01-03 Thread Sameer Vao
If you havent already, try running sudo qubes-dom0-update as soon as you get in to Qubes.Thank you awokd. I did but havent solved it.Im thinking something limiting memory or CPU may be the way to solve it, but may be something else.Any other ideas anybody? -- You received this message

[qubes-users] Re: amd gpu's

2018-01-03 Thread mossy-nw
Styles Grant: > Obviously theres some issues with amd discreet gpu and qubes, to put it > slightly. Uh, theres one example on the hardware compatibility list that > stood out though as a bit of encouragement > > "ASRock AB350 Pro4 > Ryzen 5 1600 AMD AMD Radeon HD" > > Uh, I'd like to try.

Re: [qubes-users] Is Qubes effected by the Intel kernel memory leaking bug?

2018-01-03 Thread 'awokd' via qubes-users
On Thu, January 4, 2018 12:03 am, rysiek wrote: > And here we are: > https://security.googleblog.com/2018/01/todays-cpu-vulnerability-what-you- > need.html > https://googleprojectzero.blogspot.pt/2018/01/reading-privileged-memory-w > ith-side.html https://meltdownattack.com/meltdown.pdf >

Re: [qubes-users] Re: new Desktop build recommendation

2018-01-03 Thread 'awokd' via qubes-users
On Thu, January 4, 2018 2:34 am, Wael M. Nasreddine wrote: > This is even better > https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?item=N82E16817153218 for $280 > but it does not seem to come with 2 EPS (even though I see +12V1 and > +12V2. > I think one is EPS and another one is ATX. I read on

[qubes-users] Tweak Tool not working as expected after upgrade to Fedora 26

2018-01-03 Thread Mark Malcom
Well guys, just trying to see if anyone is facing the same issue here: I downloaded fedora-26 template and after that my gnome-tweak-tool is completely ignored: no themes, no windows scaling anymore. Not just the Tweak Tool, but if I try to change the scale factor with gnomesettings, that is

Re: [qubes-users] Re: new Desktop build recommendation

2018-01-03 Thread Wael M. Nasreddine
This is even better https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?item=N82E16817153218 for $280 but it does not seem to come with 2 EPS (even though I see +12V1 and +12V2. I think one is EPS and another one is ATX. I read on coreboot that adapters can catch on fire, but not sure if that applies here

[qubes-users] Re: specter, meltdown, and dom0

2018-01-03 Thread Greg Strong
On Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at 7:01:40 PM UTC-5, pixel fairy wrote: > Since someone has to start this thread, > > Does dom0 matter here, or would patching xen fix this? Meltdown requires a Xen fix (at a minimum), here's the current: https://xenbits.xen.org/xsa/advisory-254.html Spectre is a

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes 3.2: No Internet Connection, neither with Wi-Fi, neither with Ethernet. HELP PLEASE!

2018-01-03 Thread secfeed7
On Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 3:30:05 AM UTC+10, helpp...@vfemail.net wrote: > Yea, reinstalled the OS and followed the same steps, internet working > like a charm now!!! > THANK EVERYBODY !! YOU SAVED ME !! REALLY !!! > > > - > > ONLY AT

[qubes-users] Enable PCI_HOTPLUG

2018-01-03 Thread Connor Page
Hmmm, this kind of makes qvm-pci useless... I think this should be enabled in vm kernels and then users who want hotplug enabled could just add that kernel flavour to their grub. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes 4rc3: More space needed on the / filesystem.

2018-01-03 Thread 'Tom Zander' via qubes-users
On Wednesday, 3 January 2018 16:16:13 GMT Fabrizio Romano Genovese wrote: > I am trying to install texlive on a fedora-26 template vm. The package is > quite big, nevertheless it is correctly downloaded. After this, when the > actual installation process would be supposed to start, it fails with

[qubes-users] sys-usb starts, but custom-usb vm fails with "Unable to reset PCI device..." (4.x-rc3)

2018-01-03 Thread Dave C
I'd like to leave sys-usb as is, but create another usb vm for attaching a keyboard (without networking). My problem is that my new "usb-keyboard" vm fails to start. With "Start failed: internal error: Unable to reset PCI device :00:14.0: no FLR, PM reset or bus reset available" I've

Re: [qubes-users] sys-usb starts, but custom-usb vm fails with "Unable to reset PCI device..." (4.x-rc3)

2018-01-03 Thread Ilpo Järvinen
On Wed, 3 Jan 2018, Dave C wrote: > I'd like to leave sys-usb as is, but create another usb vm for attaching > a keyboard (without networking). > > My problem is that my new "usb-keyboard" vm fails to start. With "Start > failed: internal error: Unable to reset PCI device :00:14.0: no

Re: [qubes-users] Re: new Desktop build recommendation

2018-01-03 Thread Wael M. Nasreddine
On Tue, Jan 2, 2018 at 10:57 AM Wael M. Nasreddine < wael.nasredd...@gmail.com> wrote: > On Fri, Dec 29, 2017 at 9:53 PM taii...@gmx.com wrote: > >> On 12/29/2017 10:28 PM, Wael M. Nasreddine wrote: >> >> > On Fri, Dec 29, 2017 at 3:06 PM taii...@gmx.com >>

Re: [qubes-users] sys-usb starts, but custom-usb vm fails with "Unable to reset PCI device..." (4.x-rc3)

2018-01-03 Thread Dave C
On Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at 12:48:49 PM UTC-8, Ilpo Järvinen wrote: > On Wed, 3 Jan 2018, Dave C wrote: > > > I've tried the -o no-string-reset=True option, that had no effect. > > Is this just a typo in the email or was there one also in the command? > It should be "strict", not "string".