Re: [qubes-users] Full proper backup of Dom0 possible?

2019-06-14 Thread Chris Laprise
Here is another snapshot example that occurs during shutdown; this doesn't cause delays: https://github.com/QubesOS/qubes-issues/issues/5094#issuecomment-502077678 As with templates, having automatic snapshots makes it easier to recover from configuration mishaps. One can just lvrename the

Re: [qubes-users] Re: desktop suspend breaks sys-usb/ CPU bug present

2019-06-14 Thread Mike Keehan
On Thu, 13 Jun 2019 19:28:38 + "'awokd' via qubes-users" wrote: > Mike Keehan: > > > There has been a thread on the Linux Kernel mailing list recently, > > discussing the need to re-enable the SMT chips during resume else > > something breaks, and then turn them off again. You may be one >

[qubes-users] Re: desktop suspend breaks sys-usb/ CPU bug present

2019-06-14 Thread Jon deps
On 6/13/19 11:06 PM, Jon deps wrote: On 6/13/19 8:55 PM, 'awokd' via qubes-users wrote: Jon deps: in my case turns out, I have an Intel i5  which apparently doesn't have multithreading, I did look around the UEFI anyway, and see no references to it sudo cat /boot/efi/EFI/qubes/xen.cfg has

[qubes-users] Re: When I install Qubes Windows Tools, my WindowsVM won't boot.

2019-06-14 Thread atrainmobile
Since the last time I posted, I have been unable to get the WindowsVM to boot. I'm going to reinstall and try again but this time update windows before installing the tools. Maybe this will help? -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users"

Re: [qubes-users] Re: When I install Qubes Windows Tools, my WindowsVM won't boot.

2019-06-14 Thread 'awokd' via qubes-users
atrainmob...@gmail.com: Since the last time I posted, I have been unable to get the WindowsVM to boot. I'm going to reinstall and try again but this time update windows before installing the tools. Maybe this will help? Clone the WindowsVM at each step, so if it breaks you can easily roll

[qubes-users] Zotero Install Help

2019-06-14 Thread jonmchenry110
Community, I am attempting to install Zotero to my Fedora-30 template so that I can then use it in my personal template. There is no RPM package for the application so I have to download the tar.bz2 file. I extracted in /opt and then copied the desktop file over to /usr/share/applications .

Re: [qubes-users] qubes-dom0-update keep showing the same already downloaded packages.

2019-06-14 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 14/06/2019 8.16 PM, pixel fairy wrote: > every time i run qubes-dom0-update, it keeps re downloading a set of packages > that seem to already be installed. this doesnt seem to prevent actual > updates, but it does mean somethings wrong. ive

[qubes-users] Qubes Package updater - No network connection was detected

2019-06-14 Thread atrainonline
So I'm trying to update everything I can with Qubes and I keep running into an issue when I try to run the Package Updater in Qubes. Originally I was going to use Tor when I set up Qubes but it never worked so I had to revert back to using my VPN. With the help of some people here, I think I

[qubes-users] Re: Sys-firewall error

2019-06-14 Thread Philip Pians
On Monday, June 10, 2019 at 3:23:59 AM UTC, Philip Pians wrote: > Hello all, > > I downloaded Qubes, confirmed the signing keys, fingerprint, and hash values. > Installed it and was presented with this message [code]['/usr/bin/qvm-start', > 'sys-firewall'] failed: stdout:"" stderr: "Start

[qubes-users] Re: usb keyboards

2019-06-14 Thread pixel fairy
If this is a desktop with more than one usb controller, you can take one of those out of sys-usb and use that one for the keyboard (and AEM, maybe even the mouse). of course, its not ideal, but its better than giving up sys-usb entirely. -- You received this message because you are subscribed

[qubes-users] usb keyboards

2019-06-14 Thread Jon deps
I've looked through the docs just now a bit. As this morning I tried to plug a new usb keyboard into my PS2 converter and login, and was surprised to find that the system would not allow this. When I plugged in the existing old USB kb to the PS2 converter and PS2 port it again works. but,

Re: [qubes-users] Re: When I install Qubes Windows Tools, my WindowsVM won't boot.

2019-06-14 Thread atrainonline
On Friday, June 14, 2019 at 2:46:39 PM UTC-4, awokd wrote: > atr..@gmail.com: > > Since the last time I posted, I have been unable to get the WindowsVM to > > boot. I'm going to reinstall and try again but this time update windows > > before installing the tools. Maybe this will help? > >

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Does Qubes-OS 4.0.1 have support for KDE or GNOME desktop environment?

2019-06-14 Thread Chris Laprise
On 6/14/19 6:00 PM, Jon deps wrote: On 6/5/19 8:00 PM, Chris Laprise wrote: On 6/2/19 3:41 AM, Finn wrote: I've installed Qubes-OS 4.0.1 and it's XFCE desktop environment but I would rather prefer either KDE or GNOME desktop environment. I found this document[1] where mentioned that Qubes-OS

Re: [qubes-users] qubes-dom0-update keep showing the same already downloaded packages.

2019-06-14 Thread pixel fairy
On Friday, June 14, 2019 at 6:18:39 PM UTC-7, Andrew David Wong wrote: > -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- > Hash: SHA512 > > On 14/06/2019 8.16 PM, pixel fairy wrote: > > every time i run qubes-dom0-update, it keeps re downloading a set of > > packages that seem to already be installed. this

[qubes-users] qubes-dom0-update keep showing the same already downloaded packages.

2019-06-14 Thread pixel fairy
every time i run qubes-dom0-update, it keeps re downloading a set of packages that seem to already be installed. this doesnt seem to prevent actual updates, but it does mean somethings wrong. ive tried clean packages in dom0 and sys-firewall, but that doesnt help. any ideas? here what it looks

[qubes-users] Re: Does Qubes-OS 4.0.1 have support for KDE or GNOME desktop environment?

2019-06-14 Thread Jon deps
On 6/5/19 8:00 PM, Chris Laprise wrote: On 6/2/19 3:41 AM, Finn wrote: I've installed Qubes-OS 4.0.1 and it's XFCE desktop environment but I would rather prefer either KDE or GNOME desktop environment. I found this document[1] where mentioned that Qubes-OS is migrating towards GNOME but at the

Re: [qubes-users] Re: desktop suspend breaks sys-usb/ CPU bug present

2019-06-14 Thread Mike Keehan
On Thu, 13 Jun 2019 19:28:38 + "'awokd' via qubes-users" wrote: > Mike Keehan: > > > There has been a thread on the Linux Kernel mailing list recently, > > discussing the need to re-enable the SMT chips during resume else > > something breaks, and then turn them off again. You may be one >

Re: [qubes-users] Looking to explicitly not use mirrors to download fedora updates

2019-06-14 Thread Sphere
I apologize for not clearing that out. Uhh, it's that just my machine in particular or maybe at least on the internet that my machine is using, it prefers to use the ftp.riken.jp mirror and it doesn't seem to dynamically change. So far so good, everything has been working nicely on my cloned