Re: [qubes-users] Re: porting to ARM

2018-01-11 Thread Vít Šesták
Qubes is a desktop OS*, so it does not make much sense to target ARM servers. *) I remember this has been emphasized by its authors somewhere. Of course, you can use it on server, but it if far from the intended usage. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google

[qubes-users] memory management in dom0 ?

2018-01-11 Thread 'Tom Zander' via qubes-users
I understand that there is a memory-manager to balance the memory between VM spaces. Does anyone know if dom0 is being managed this way? Currently there is 4GB assigned to dom0, of which 1.3 GB is in use. At the same time I have chromium getting out-of-memory errors in an AppVM. I'd like to

[qubes-users] Re: memory management in dom0 ?

2018-01-11 Thread Vít Šesták
Yes, there is qmemman. I hope this is relatively up-to-date: https://www.qubes-os.org/doc/qmemman/ . It should manage dom0 memory as well. By default, it assigns 1 GiB – 4 GiB of RAM to dom0. For your case, I have few questions: * What's dom0 swap usage? Qmemman includes this amount in memory

[qubes-users] A question for the Qubes community: multiboot documentation

2018-01-11 Thread 'Blacklight447' via qubes-users
Hello Qubes users, A while ago, a issue was raised on the Qubes github issue page: https://github.com/QubesOS/qubes-issues/issues/3373 This issue described the lack of documentation how to multiboot qubes. I have decided that i will be writing it, but as described in the issue above, I need

[qubes-users] Re: Looking for a Qubes enthusiast in the Baar / Zug area of Switzerland

2018-01-11 Thread Others call me jean
Maybe it is because public.gmane.org can't receive mails? I had some time ago this error message: "Host or domain name not found. Name service error for name=public.gmane.org type=: Host found but no data record of requested type" On 01/10/2018 02:31 PM, mbaarc...@gmail.com wrote: > Hi

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Looking for a Qubes enthusiast in the Baar / Zug area of Switzerland

2018-01-11 Thread 'awokd' via qubes-users
On Thu, January 11, 2018 10:42 am, Others call me jean wrote: > Maybe it is because public.gmane.org can't receive mails? I had some > time ago this error message: > > "Host or domain name not found. Name service error for > name=public.gmane.org type=: Host found but no data record of

Re: [qubes-users] Upgrading directly from Fedora 23 to 26 ?

2018-01-11 Thread 'Tom Zander' via qubes-users
On Thursday, 11 January 2018 06:39:02 GMT brutellealexan...@gmail.com wrote: > I don't seem to be able to download the 26 template either... It says all > mirrors have been used and it fails. This is definitely the direction you want to go, download the template from dom0 using sudo

Re: [qubes-users] validate IOMMU support

2018-01-11 Thread 'awokd' via qubes-users
On Thu, January 11, 2018 9:43 am, Wim Vervoorn wrote: > Hello, > > > I added IOMMU support to coreboot (DMAR tables with filled DHRD and RMRR > structures) and want to make sure everything is configured correctly. > > I did check this using the Ubuntu fwts and also checked using >

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes 4.0-rc3

2018-01-11 Thread 'Tom Zander' via qubes-users
On Thursday, 11 January 2018 03:42:11 GMT Andrew David Wong wrote: > On 2018-01-10 12:53, 'Tom Zander' via qubes-users wrote: > > I poked the Qubes guys about providing a separate dir on the website to > > make it clear what is 3.x and what is 4.x specific, but they stated we > > should instead

[qubes-users] validate IOMMU support

2018-01-11 Thread Wim Vervoorn
Hello, I added IOMMU support to coreboot (DMAR tables with filled DHRD and RMRR structures) and want to make sure everything is configured correctly. I did check this using the Ubuntu fwts and also checked using qubues-hcl-report. All of these seem fine and I don't notice any obvious issues

[qubes-users] QSB #37: Information leaks due to processor speculative execution bugs (XSA-254, Meltdown & Sepctre)

2018-01-11 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 Dear Qubes Community, We have just published Qubes Security Bulletin (QSB) #37: Information leaks due to processor speculative execution bugs. The text of this QSB is reproduced below. This QSB and its accompanying signatures will always be

Re: [qubes-users] Re: memory management in dom0 ?

2018-01-11 Thread 'Tom Zander' via qubes-users
On Thursday, 11 January 2018 14:07:57 GMT Vít Šesták wrote: > For your case, I have few questions: > > * What's dom0 swap usage? Qmemman includes this amount in memory > requirements. My dom0 has no swap, I didn't disable it, it just never had any. I guess thats because in the installer I

Re: [qubes-users] memory management in dom0 ?

2018-01-11 Thread Chris Laprise
On 01/11/2018 08:45 AM, 'Tom Zander' via qubes-users wrote: > I understand that there is a memory-manager to balance the memory between VM > spaces. > Does anyone know if dom0 is being managed this way? > > Currently there is 4GB assigned to dom0, of which 1.3 GB is in use. > At the same time I

Re: [qubes-users] Failed to start Qubes DB agent after upgrade fedora 24 to 25 (r3.2)

2018-01-11 Thread 'awokd' via qubes-users
On Thu, January 11, 2018 9:03 pm, pa...@kc.pl wrote: > On Thursday, 11 January 2018 21:58:32 UTC+1, awokd wrote: > > >> You can run qvm-backup from the command line. I thought there was a way >> to start the GUI one too but am not finding it. > > I have no qvm* commands available. Nor

Re: [qubes-users] live Distro

2018-01-11 Thread Unman
On Sun, Jan 07, 2018 at 04:31:18PM -0800, Leo Reitano wrote: > Hi all, > I would love to know if is possible to use Qube as live distro on a usb or a > dvd and what is the procedure step by step > > Moreover what is the release stage? alpha, beta? > > Thanks > > Leo > Yes - see here:

Re: [qubes-users] A question for the Qubes community: multiboot documentation

2018-01-11 Thread Unman
On Thu, Jan 11, 2018 at 08:15:32AM -0500, 'Blacklight447' via qubes-users wrote: > Hello Qubes users, > > A while ago, a issue was raised on the Qubes github issue page: > https://github.com/QubesOS/qubes-issues/issues/3373 > This issue described the lack of documentation how to multiboot qubes.

[qubes-users] Re: A question for the Qubes community: multiboot documentation

2018-01-11 Thread cooloutac
On Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 8:15:48 AM UTC-5, Blacklight447 wrote: > Hello Qubes users, > > A while ago, a issue was raised on the Qubes github issue page: > https://github.com/QubesOS/qubes-issues/issues/3373 > This issue described the lack of documentation how to multiboot qubes. I have

Re: [qubes-users] A question for the Qubes community: multiboot documentation

2018-01-11 Thread 'Blacklight447' via qubes-users
Thats ofcourse an option to, all ideas and input are welcome. Also cooloutac, believe me, I will make sure to put some big warning at the beginning to advise against this, and inform them of the dangers. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes 4.0-rc3

2018-01-11 Thread Chris Laprise
On 01/11/2018 01:16 PM, Unman wrote: > On Thu, Jan 11, 2018 at 09:18:46AM +, 'Tom Zander' via qubes-users wrote: >> On Thursday, 11 January 2018 03:42:11 GMT Andrew David Wong wrote: >>> On 2018-01-10 12:53, 'Tom Zander' via qubes-users wrote: >> I poked the Qubes guys about providing a

Re: [qubes-users] Change default usb qube

2018-01-11 Thread Sven Semmler
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 On 01/10/2018 04:10 AM, 'Blacklight447' via qubes-users wrote: > I recently installed qubes on my new laptop, but i think i > accidently ticked the box which configure qubes to use sysnet as > usb qube, does someone know i can revert this and usb a

Re: [qubes-users] live Distro

2018-01-11 Thread Steve Coleman
On 01/11/2018 01:35 PM, Unman wrote: I failed miserably to get anything running for 4.0-rc2, so that target has shifted now. I should be posting updated 3.2 images in the next few days. unman, Given your difficulty in getting 4.0-rc2 to run, what is the possibility of creating a DVD that

Re: [qubes-users] A question for the Qubes community: multiboot documentation

2018-01-11 Thread Sven Semmler
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 On 01/11/2018 07:15 AM, 'Blacklight447' via qubes-users wrote: > This issue described the lack of documentation how to multiboot > qubes. I have decided that i will be writing it, but as described > in the issue above, I need some user feedback.

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes 4.0-rc3

2018-01-11 Thread 'Tom Zander' via qubes-users
On Thursday, 11 January 2018 18:16:04 GMT Unman wrote: > On the VPN case your own comment confirms that it would be better to > provide a separate section, rather than trying to put "exceptions" in to > the existing text. Thank you for explaining that unman, much clearer indeed. While I agree on

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes 4.0-rc3

2018-01-11 Thread Chris Laprise
On 01/10/2018 03:47 PM, Connor Page wrote: > The official templates use nftables so shouldn’t be mixed with iptables. I > didn’t have time to learn about nftables, so just removed nftables package > from debian 9 template. YMMV. > Hmmm, I was just thinking how Qubes' own guest scripts still

Re: Re: [qubes-users] Re: porting to ARM

2018-01-11 Thread Achim Patzner
On 11.01.2018 14:58:34, "Vít Šesták" wrote: Qubes is a desktop OS*, so it does not make much sense to target ARM servers. My current workstation is an Intel server system. What's wrong with that (besides the noise so the

Re: [qubes-users] Failed to start Qubes DB agent after upgrade fedora 24 to 25 (r3.2)

2018-01-11 Thread Pawel G
On Wednesday, 10 January 2018 23:30:42 UTC+1, awokd wrote: > On Wed, January 10, 2018 5:13 pm, Pawel G wrote: > > I upgraded dom0 from fedora-24 to fedora-25 on Qubes r3.2. > > Well there's the problem! :) Ordinarily, you should not upgrade dom0. Sorry for misunderstanding, I figured out what I

Re: [qubes-users] Change Inter-VM Copy/Paste Shortcut?

2018-01-11 Thread cooloutac
On Saturday, June 25, 2016 at 6:57:40 AM UTC-4, Marek Marczykowski-Górecki wrote: > -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- > Hash: SHA256 > > On Sat, Jun 25, 2016 at 11:52:08AM +0200, Niels Kobschaetzki wrote: > > On 16/06/25 10:59, Markus Kilås wrote: > > > Any chance the defaults could be changed

[qubes-users] Re: About wifi troubleshooting (Qubes R3.2)

2018-01-11 Thread cooloutac
On Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at 7:50:04 PM UTC-5, brutelle...@gmail.com wrote: > I was wondering if the wifi modules blacklisting fix should only be > implemented on sys-net to work properly, or systematically to all VMs in > addition to sys-net ? > > This fix seemed to work for some time, but I

Re: [qubes-users] Failed to start Qubes DB agent after upgrade fedora 24 to 25 (r3.2)

2018-01-11 Thread 'awokd' via qubes-users
On Thu, January 11, 2018 8:49 pm, Pawel G wrote: > On Thursday, 11 January 2018 21:12:22 UTC+1, awokd wrote: > > >> If you back up the VMs first, you can reinstall then restore the VMs. >> In >> 3.2, go to Qubes VM Manager, then System menu, and choose Backup. Best >> if you can do this to an

Re: [qubes-users] Failed to start Qubes DB agent after upgrade fedora 24 to 25 (r3.2)

2018-01-11 Thread Pawel G
On Thursday, 11 January 2018 21:12:22 UTC+1, awokd wrote: > If you back up the VMs first, you can reinstall then restore the VMs. In > 3.2, go to Qubes VM Manager, then System menu, and choose Backup. Best if > you can do this to an external drive so the backups don't get wiped by > mistake on

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes 4.0-rc3

2018-01-11 Thread Unman
On Thu, Jan 11, 2018 at 09:18:46AM +, 'Tom Zander' via qubes-users wrote: > On Thursday, 11 January 2018 03:42:11 GMT Andrew David Wong wrote: > > On 2018-01-10 12:53, 'Tom Zander' via qubes-users wrote: > > > > I poked the Qubes guys about providing a separate dir on the website to > > >

[qubes-users] Re: Failed to start Qubes DB agent after upgrade fedora 24 to 25 (r3.2)

2018-01-11 Thread Pawel G
On Wednesday, 10 January 2018 18:13:37 UTC+1, Pawel G wrote: > I upgraded dom0 from fedora-24 to fedora-25 on Qubes r3.2. > > After reboot, I can login, GUI starts, I'm able to open dom0 Terminal window > etc. but Qubes Manager is not running, I can't start VMs: > > "Failed to execute child

Re: [qubes-users] Failed to start Qubes DB agent after upgrade fedora 24 to 25 (r3.2)

2018-01-11 Thread 'awokd' via qubes-users
On Thu, January 11, 2018 7:37 pm, Pawel G wrote: > I upgraded dom0 (following "Installing and using Windows-based AppVMs" > doc): > > > sudo qubes-dom0-update --enablerepo=qubes-dom0-current-testing > qubes-windows-tools > > and not long after that I upgraded all my VMs from f-24 to f-25. OK,

Re: [qubes-users] Failed to start Qubes DB agent after upgrade fedora 24 to 25 (r3.2)

2018-01-11 Thread pawel
On Thursday, 11 January 2018 21:58:32 UTC+1, awokd wrote: > You can run qvm-backup from the command line. I thought there was a way to > start the GUI one too but am not finding it. I have no qvm* commands available. Nor qubes-dom0-*. Probably I can't also attach any external device at this

Re: [qubes-users] Change default usb qube

2018-01-11 Thread Unman
On Thu, Jan 11, 2018 at 05:03:22PM -0600, Sven Semmler wrote: > -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- > Hash: SHA256 > > On 01/10/2018 04:10 AM, 'Blacklight447' via qubes-users wrote: > > I recently installed qubes on my new laptop, but i think i > > accidently ticked the box which configure qubes

Re: [qubes-users] A question for the Qubes community: multiboot documentation

2018-01-11 Thread Unman
On Thu, Jan 11, 2018 at 05:50:27PM -0600, Sven Semmler wrote: > -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- > Hash: SHA256 > > On 01/11/2018 07:15 AM, 'Blacklight447' via qubes-users wrote: > > This issue described the lack of documentation how to multiboot > > qubes. I have decided that i will be

[qubes-users] Re: QSB #37: Information leaks due to processor speculative execution bugs (XSA-254, Meltdown & Sepctre)

2018-01-11 Thread cooloutac
On Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 10:26:53 PM UTC-5, cooloutac wrote: > On Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 9:57:50 AM UTC-5, Andrew David Wong wrote: > > -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- > > Hash: SHA512 > > > > Dear Qubes Community, > > > > We have just published Qubes Security Bulletin (QSB)

[qubes-users] Re: QSB #37: Information leaks due to processor speculative execution bugs (XSA-254, Meltdown & Sepctre)

2018-01-11 Thread cooloutac
On Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 9:57:50 AM UTC-5, Andrew David Wong wrote: > -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- > Hash: SHA512 > > Dear Qubes Community, > > We have just published Qubes Security Bulletin (QSB) #37: > Information leaks due to processor speculative execution bugs. > The text of

[qubes-users] HVM Window resizing with Ubuntu on it

2018-01-11 Thread yrebstv
So, thought I should learn how to use HVMs a bit re: the intel issue/4.0 etc. Was able to install Ubuntu in a HVM, however the HVM window is quite small to do anything in , it appears to be un-resizable. I'm not sure if I ran Win7 on it, if there might be these "win tools" that might change

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes 4.0-rc3

2018-01-11 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2018-01-11 16:11, 'Tom Zander' via qubes-users wrote: > On Thursday, 11 January 2018 18:16:04 GMT Unman wrote: >> On the VPN case your own comment confirms that it would be >> better to provide a separate section, rather than trying to put >>

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes 4.0-rc3

2018-01-11 Thread Chris Laprise
On 01/11/2018 10:31 PM, Andrew David Wong wrote: > -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- > Hash: SHA512 > > On 2018-01-11 14:41, Chris Laprise wrote: >> >> At least no section repetition for the scripts should be necessary. But >> doing this for the dialogs still adds a lot to an already long doc.

Re: [qubes-users] live Distro

2018-01-11 Thread Unman
On Thu, Jan 11, 2018 at 04:40:11PM -0500, Steve Coleman wrote: > On 01/11/2018 01:35 PM, Unman wrote: > > > I failed miserably to get anything running for 4.0-rc2, so that target > > has shifted now. > > > > I should be posting updated 3.2 images in the next few days. > > unman, > > Given your

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes 4.0-rc3

2018-01-11 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2018-01-11 14:41, Chris Laprise wrote: > On 01/11/2018 01:16 PM, Unman wrote: >> On Thu, Jan 11, 2018 at 09:18:46AM +, 'Tom Zander' via qubes-users wrote: >>> On Thursday, 11 January 2018 03:42:11 GMT Andrew David Wong wrote: On

Re: [qubes-users] A question for the Qubes community: multiboot documentation

2018-01-11 Thread Sven Semmler
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 On 01/11/2018 06:48 PM, Unman wrote: > It's really easy to do this Sven. I will try this next week ... not sure though if grub is even used. I am booting via EFI. But I got the basic idea and will do some google-ing. And of course make backups of

[qubes-users] Running Windows from Qubes VM ?

2018-01-11 Thread ThierryIT
Hello, I have a laptop with two internal Hard Drives. One HD with Windows 7 the second Hard Drive with Qubes on it. Is it possible to run Windows 7 from a VM's Qubes instead of building a Win dows's VM ? Thx -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups

Re: [qubes-users] Change default usb qube

2018-01-11 Thread Sven Semmler
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 On 01/11/2018 06:25 PM, Unman wrote: > If you are connected through sys-firewall or similar, then it is > sufficient to set the netvm of sys-firewall to none. Oh wow! Thank you! You just gave me back so much future time... /Sven -BEGIN PGP