Re: [qubes-users] Is there a standard procedure to reinstall whonix?

2016-06-06 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 07.06.2016 um 01:02 schrieb Andrew David Wong: I'm not sure if I understood the proposed two changes Steps 1 and 2: If someone starts poking around in sys-whonix, changing settings arbitrarily and it suddenly fails to work one has to assume that it isn't secure anymore. So instead of

[qubes-users] Is there a standard procedure to reinstall whonix?

2016-06-06 Thread Achim Patzner
Hi! As I've never taken a look at the entire whonix sub-systemI'm a bit clueless myself... Someone who has so completely mesed up his whonix-ws and -gw templates that sys-whonix is not connecting to tor anymore probably needs to set it up anew. Is there a standard way of removing all VMs and

[qubes-users] Remnder: Ubuntu-template anyone?

2016-06-09 Thread Achim Patzner
Hi! Has anybody had success getting a Ubuntu template compiled? Even at 16.04? Achim -- 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: How to install clean template?

2016-06-09 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 09.06.2016 um 12:09 schrieb Andrew David Wong: > On 2016-06-09 00:09, Albin Otterhäll wrote: > > Is it considered god practice to only use copies of the default > > templates? > > Yes. There is some grey area around that. Some tools just have to be there for you to feel well. In my case it's

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Windows 7 virtual graphics card

2016-06-09 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 09.06.2016 um 08:46 schrieb Drew White: > On Thursday, 2 June 2016 21:24:02 UTC+10, Achim Patzner wrote: > > Is there a way to provide a virtual graphics card that will support > 3840*2160 pixels? I'm having serious problem to see anything using a > Windows 7

[qubes-users] Installing additional firmware

2016-05-28 Thread Achim Patzner
Hi! Is it only me or are there some more people who seriously hate having to add firmware for virtual machines? Is there a better way than moving the image into some trustworthy machine, extending it and moving it back to dom0? I’ve been doing this for the sixth time now and I’m getting a bit

Re: [qubes-users] Installing additional firmware

2016-05-29 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 29.05.2016 um 03:31 schrieb Andrew David Wong: > On 2016-05-28 11:38, Achim Patzner wrote: > > Hi! > > > Is it only me or are there some more people who seriously hate > > having to add firmware for virtual machines? > > I'm not sure I understand. My mistak

Re: [qubes-users] Remnder: Ubuntu-template anyone?

2016-06-17 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 10.06.2016 um 23:30 schrieb Unman: >> Has anybody had success getting a Ubuntu template compiled? Even at 16.04? > If you mean "at all", then some months back I built a 14.04. Haven't > tried anything more recent. Right now I'm not able to even compile it even after getting a fresh building

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes 3 MacOSX

2016-06-17 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 17.06.2016 um 06:11 schrieb Drew White: Well, in the end, I own a mac, It's not breaking any agreement or anything for me wanting to run it. You didn't read the license very well, then. Depending on the version of Mac OS X you bought as part of your machine there are several restrictions

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes Security Bulletin #24 (Critical bug)

2016-07-26 Thread Achim Patzner
> Am 26.07.2016 um 19:42 schrieb Andrew David Wong : > > The updated requirements for Qubes R4.x-certified hardware are > explained here: > > https://www.qubes-os.org/news/2016/07/21/new-hw-certification-for-q4/ > > Although the requirements for Qubes-certified hardware are

Re: [qubes-users] How to log all the websites accessed by a VM

2016-07-24 Thread Achim Patzner
> Am 23.07.2016 um 00:41 schrieb Andrew David Wong : > > Your best bet is to whitelist the entire CIDR block of bank's domain (and hope > the site doesn't rely too much on CDNs). You can typically find the CIDR block > in the domain's WHOIS information: … and then you’ll find

Re: [qubes-users] If Ubuntu's license is keeping us from having a ready-made template...

2016-08-03 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 03.08.2016 um 13:08 schrieb Marek Marczykowski-Górecki: > On Wed, Aug 03, 2016 at 12:42:25PM +0200, Achim Patzner wrote: > > ... what about preparing a Mint template that can be distributed? > > That's good question. I guess only that no one added support for it in > bui

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Qubes Network Setup Service

2016-07-16 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 16. Juli 2016 6:59:38 vorm. schrieb Drew White : Congrats Drew, I'm finally taking the time to reroute all incoming messages from drew.qu...@gmail.com to /dev/null. That's okay, you can block that address if you want, I'll just post from a different account every day

[qubes-users] Is there any debugging in the Qubes 3.2-r1 installer?

2016-07-15 Thread Achim Patzner
Hi! As I'm not getting the install image to boot into the installer (it is dropping me into dracut), is there any debug version that could collect debug information in a convenient way? Alternatively: Could the installation process be launched from a running Qubes 3.1 installation (e. g. as VM,

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Qubes top priorities suggestions for me as an user.

2016-07-08 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 08.07.2016 um 10:56 schrieb juris...@gmail.com: > HERE!!! This is the perfect qubes solution according to this guy. Whatever they prescribed you, please take your pills. You really need them. To the rest: Could everybody please stop feeding the troll; some of us had quite a busy week and it is

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes-users forum - Please, moderate this guy

2016-07-09 Thread Achim Patzner
> Am 09.07.2016 um 15:29 schrieb Chris Laprise : > On 07/09/2016 08:17 AM, Gorka Alonso wrote: >> Even me, being heterosexual, feel offended with this attitude. > I agree. I’m neither really heterosexual nor depressed nor do I really feel offended. This more than

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes R3.2 and YubiKey acting as keyboard

2016-08-09 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 08.08.2016 um 10:43 schrieb Marek Marczykowski-Górecki: > Start with qrexec policy. By default input proxy for keyboards is > blocked in /etc/qubes-rpc/policy/qubes.InputKeyboard. My K400 was still working so I didn't think about that. > or whatever your USB VM name is) And that was my

Re: [qubes-users] p70 rebrand $2k+ cheeper

2016-07-03 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 01.07.2016 um 03:19 schrieb bobby.the.jellyfish...@gmail.com: > for those holding out for a p70 the ws72 is well worth a long look > > https://www.msi.com/Workstation/WS72-6QJ.html > > i think its the same laptop ecept max 32gb ram Not quite and having 64GB of RAM is one of the features that

[qubes-users] Networking problem with Windows 7 HVM (with PVM parts)

2016-07-04 Thread Achim Patzner
Hi! In order to get things a bit less messy I asked the IT department of a customer who handed me a VM for personal use to add XEN PV network drivers to the VM. Since adding the driver I've got network problems on every second boot as the network interface could not be started. Going to the

Re: [qubes-users] Will KDE be deprecated? Migration for in-place upgrades?

2016-07-04 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 01.07.2016 um 19:53 schrieb Marek Marczykowski-Górecki: > On Fri, Jul 01, 2016 at 03:43:00PM +, Patrick Schleizer wrote: > > Therefore my question, will KDE be deprecated? Or will it still be > > somewhat supported? > > It will still be available in repositories, but but will not be

[qubes-users] If Ubuntu's license is keeping us from having a ready-made template...

2016-08-03 Thread Achim Patzner
... what about preparing a Mint template that can be distributed? Achim -- 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: Request for test: Re: [qubes-users] Fedora 24?

2016-09-06 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 06.09.2016 um 11:17 schrieb Marek Marczykowski-Górecki: > Just some standard usage things, like: > - networking (like standard web browsing) Working. > - updates / package installation (is it working at all? does new apps >show up in the menu?) Working. > - emails (for example if

Re: Request for test: Re: [qubes-users] Fedora 24?

2016-09-06 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 06.09.2016 um 11:30 schrieb Marek Marczykowski-Górecki: > > Does anyone have a simple tool to diff the rpm inventory of two machines > > and apply everything that is not installed in the target machine? 8-) > > rpm -qa |sort > pkg_list > Then diff those files... I hoped there was an easier way

[qubes-users] cloning sys-net

2016-09-12 Thread Achim Patzner
Hi! I upgraded a Qubes R3.1 system to the current 3.2, taking all my VMs with me. Now I tried cloning sys-net – and failed. [ap@dom0 ~]$ qvm-clone sys-net sys-whatever --> Creating directory: /var/lib/qubes/servicevms/sys-whatever --> Copying the private image:

Re: Negative test result for fedora 24... Was: Re: Request for test: Re: [qubes-users] Fedora 24?

2016-09-14 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 14.09.2016 um 23:16 schrieb Marek Marczykowski-Górecki: > > Ok, as everybody was looking for a problem, I finally found one. > I've been > > bitten by this > > http://forums.fedoraforum.org/showthread.php?p=1770311 > ("/etc/resolv.conf > > missing once NetworkManager is stopped") and don't

Re: [qubes-users] cloning sys-net

2016-09-12 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 12.09.2016 um 15:38 schrieb Marek Marczykowski-Górecki: > On Mon, Sep 12, 2016 at 02:06:24PM +0200, Achim Patzner wrote: > > /var/lib/qubes/servicevms/sys-whatever/icon.png > > ERROR: [Errno 2] No such file or directory: > > '/var/lib/qubes/servicevms/sys-net/i

[qubes-users] Minor annoyancies in X since I've started using xfce

2016-09-12 Thread Achim Patzner
Hi! 1) I never noticed this but I have been typing in dark rooms lately: The screen saver does not dim the keyboard when it is turning off the backlight on my P-series machines; I'm fairly sure it was working on R 3.1 (but I was not using xfce there, I only noticed its presence after someone

Re: [qubes-users] multiple display support

2016-09-13 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 13.09.2016 um 08:44 schrieb Zrubi: > It is only me or a general problem? > is there ANY workaround for those problems? This seems to be a general problem coming from the maximally stupid idea of having multiple "crt"s making up one display (so a projector could overlap a part of a screen"

[qubes-users] no keyboard after installing Qubes Windows tools

2016-09-24 Thread Achim Patzner
Hi! With installation of all of the Qubes Windows 3.2.1.3 tools in my Windows HVMs the display driver is working now but I've got the strange effect that I cannot log in anymore as there is apparently (is there any way to check it without logging i?) no keyboard input coming in (even starting

[qubes-users] qvm-usb UI

2016-09-29 Thread Achim Patzner
Hi! Maybe it's just me but I would expect the qvm-usb command to list the USB devices of this command... sub-optimal (see https://www.qubes-os.org/doc/usb/ or try it yourself). Is there a good reason why dom0 isn't getting (and showing) the full output of lsusb (of the USB qube) but to display

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Qubes Windows Tools

2016-09-28 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 28.09.2016 um 10:06 schrieb Drew White: > On Wednesday, 28 September 2016 17:47:01 UTC+10, Foppe de Haan wrote: >> On Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 8:20:29 AM UTC+2, Drew White wrote: >>> Why does QWT require TESTSIGNING to be turned on? >>> Is that because Win7 requires things to be

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Qubes Windows Tools

2016-09-30 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 30.09.2016 um 03:20 schrieb Drew White: > On Thursday, 29 September 2016 19:40:12 UTC+10, Achim Patzner wrote: >> No, you -- being a non-paying end-user; I've yet to see any worthwhile >> contribution from you -- _demanded_ (in a quite untoward manner an >> explanat

Re: [qubes-users] Screen geometry for VMs

2016-10-05 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 05.10.2016 um 08:20 schrieb Alex: > The problem solved itself after forcing an update of qubes-gui-vm (and > only this package) from the stable repo to the version in > current-testing, which solved the multi-monitor problem (I have 6 > monitors, and qubes-gui-vm only managed up to 4). I guess

Re: [qubes-users] Switch of DMA altogether..?

2016-10-07 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 07.10.2016 um 20:40 schrieb neilhard...@gmail.com: > On Friday, 7 October 2016 19:37:50 UTC+1, Achim Patzner wrote: >> I think I’ve still got a bunch of NE2000 and early RealTekNICs somewhere in >> the cellar – how much do you want to offer? > > Are you saying that thes

Re: [qubes-users] Switch of DMA altogether..?

2016-10-07 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 07.10.2016 um 16:57 schrieb neilhard...@gmail.com: > > Presumably through the CPU. I think I’ve still got a bunch of NE2000 and early RealTekNICs somewhere in the cellar – how much do you want to offer? > So I see no reason you couldn’t get Ethernet + WiFi chips without DMA. I do; those

Re: [qubes-users] Major problems with 3.2, devs must address

2016-10-07 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 07.10.2016 um 06:44 schrieb boromirsbe...@sigaint.org: > Ok my concern mostly is because its my windows disk and i dont trust it, If you're not using a dedicated machine for Qubes instead of booting multiple operating systems with definitely lower security standards anyway I don't see your

Re: [qubes-users] Why is there no built-in nvidia driver support? aka GTX 980 issues

2016-09-16 Thread Achim Patzner
> Am 16.09.2016 um 09:09 schrieb almightyl...@gmail.com: > > Qubes was working flawlessly on my GTX 670, So why did you change anything if things were working? Achim -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe from this

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes VM compromised? - Follow up

2016-08-27 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 25.08.2016 um 21:33 schrieb johnyju...@sigaint.org: > While it's a bit slower, I prefer booting from DVD, a read-only medium. There are verifyably hardware-controlled (physical switch) unwritable USB storage devices. A bit expensive but you can get one. Achim -- You received this message

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Qubes Windows Tools

2016-09-29 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 29.09.2016 um 09:41 schrieb Dave Ewart: > If you have some unusual definition of 'version' then you should explain > what that definition is. Shouting at people - expecting them to > understand you - won't help. Didn't someone read you some classics when you were a child? Carrol, Lewis,

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Qubes Windows Tools

2016-09-29 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 29.09.2016 um 03:16 schrieb Drew White: > On Thursday, 29 September 2016 04:05:41 UTC+10, Achim Patzner wrote: >> Which part of "we don't provide signed drivers so if you want to run >> them you have to turn that requirement off" needs a developer to make >>

Re: [qubes-users] Remnder: Ubuntu-template anyone?

2016-10-25 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 26.10.2016 um 00:17 schrieb Unman: > On Tue, Oct 25, 2016 at 11:17:44AM +0200, Robert Mittendorf wrote: >> What would be the advantage of a Ubuntu-template compared to the Debian >> template? >> (No offense, I'm just curious) >> > No offense taken. > > Comparing Stable with LTS, probably not

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Introducing the qubes-announce read-only mailing list

2016-10-28 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 28.10.2016 um 12:32 schrieb Manuel Amador (Rudd-O): > Forgive me for asking this: Forgiveness granted. > Anyone else beginning to get annoyed No. I'm so far beyond the beginning that I'll probably start being unfriendly to him soon. Achim -- You received this message because you are

Re: [qubes-users] [feature request] Shutdown template after update

2016-11-08 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 08.11.2016 um 12:31 schrieb Andrew David Wong: > >>> After template updated ask user at the console to shutdown current > template. > >> > >>> "Shutdown current template [Y/n]" > >> > >> Currently tracking a very similar suggestion here: > >> > >>

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes 3 MacOSX

2016-11-06 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 06.11.2016 um 10:42 schrieb Alex: > On 11/06/2016 10:31 AM, Jeremy Rand wrote: > Actually reading the license of OSX available at > https://store.apple.com/Catalog/US/Images/MacOSX.htm is very easy > because they are awfully short and simple, compared to a lot of other > software. > > And in

Re: [qubes-users] [feature request] Shutdown template after update

2016-11-08 Thread Achim Patzner
m 08.11.2016 um 10:07 schrieb Andrew David Wong: > On 2016-11-07 10:05, Eva Star wrote: > > After template updated ask user at the console to shutdown current > template. > > > "Shutdown current template [Y/n]" > > > Currently tracking a very similar suggestion here: > >

Re: [qubes-users] Re: super-bag

2016-10-22 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 22.10.2016 um 11:29 schrieb volodatrahore...@gmail.com: >> Добавь меня в вк /m3forfree > нет вк у меня Und mich würde der Scheiß nicht einmal interessieren, wenn ich bei VC wäre. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To

[qubes-users] Future plans for KDE on Qubes?

2016-10-23 Thread Achim Patzner
Hi! After a few months of severe suffering from xfce on a HiDPI display I gave in and installed @kde-desktop-qubes on my system – and I'm pretty sure I don't want to see xfce for the next few years. Title bars have a usable size (something that cannot be configured in xfce without building your

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Future plans for KDE on Qubes?

2016-10-23 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 23.10.2016 um 21:28 schrieb Grzesiek Chodzicki: > W dniu niedziela, 23 października 2016 11:38:34 UTC+2 użytkownik Achim > Patzner napisał: >> Hi! >> >> >> After a few months of severe suffering from xfce on a HiDPI display I >> gave in and installed @kde-

Re: [qubes-users] Import a .img file (Windows7) into Qubes?

2016-10-23 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 23.10.2016 um 23:10 schrieb Marek Marczykowski-Górecki: > On Sun, Oct 23, 2016 at 12:29:32PM -0700, Dima Puntus wrote: > > Is it possible at all? I'm trying to virtualize my windows machine > and move > > entirely to Qubes. Some of the applications can't be reinstalled so > fresh > > install

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Attaching USB 3g modem to sys-net.

2016-10-21 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 21.10.2016 um 02:36 schrieb Manuel Amador (Rudd-O): > USBIP / Xen USB passthrough. > It ought to be possible, at a cost of reduced security, to pass through > individual devices from the dom0 to the NetVM, where they should appear > as regular USB devices that you can just use. You're talking

Re: [qubes-users] Future plans for KDE on Qubes?

2016-10-24 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 23.10.2016 um 23:14 schrieb Marek Marczykowski-Górecki: > I think we can keep its current state. Shouldn't be a problem for Qubes > 4.0 and later. At least until next major incompatible changes in KDE... I'm wondering whether I should try to get one of the discontinued Lenovo P50 with

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Import a .img file (Windows7) into Qubes?

2016-10-24 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 23.10.2016 um 23:30 schrieb jidar : > > qemu-img has worked for an "enterprise" VM I use without any issue (going > from VMDK to raw/qcow2). If the disk is encrypted you might be SOL though. It was the LanDesk Manager that killed me last time… Achim -- You received

Re: [qubes-users] Improvement: check disk space before copy to VM

2016-11-14 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 14.11.2016 um 14:46 schrieb Robert Mittendorf: > One basic principle of usability is to make it hard to make mistakes > (including destroying work/files). Imagine a guy dressed in an elaborate tin can standing behind you, kicking you down some cliff shouting "THIS... IS... UINX...". Really,

Re: [qubes-users] recommendation for a laptop to use windows in qubes?

2016-11-16 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 15.11.2016 um 14:46 schrieb Andrew David Wong: If you plan to be using the same machines for Qubes 4.x, you should also take into consideration the updated requirements for Qubes-certified hardware, which will go into effect for 4.x:

Re: [qubes-users] recommendation for a laptop to use windows in qubes?

2016-11-16 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 16.11.2016 um 11:53 schrieb taii...@gmx.com: The "certified" program is stupid in its current form I agree but what is stopping you from buying a dell business or hpe machine with iommu/TPM and using that? The uncertainty whether it will work with Qubes 4.0 at all as it is very improbable

Re: [qubes-users] Cryptsetup Vulnerability affects QubesOS?

2016-11-19 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 19.11.2016 um 12:54 schrieb Andrew David Wong: > By default, Qubes does not encrypt /boot. Traditionally, that's > because doing so would render the > system unbootable. However, that's no longer true with newer versions > of GRUB, which are now capable > of booting from encrypted block

Re: [qubes-users] [feature request] Shutdown template after update

2016-11-13 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 10.11.2016 um 00:24 schrieb Marek Marczykowski-Górecki: > On Tue, Nov 08, 2016 at 10:37:02PM +0100, Achim Patzner wrote: > > Maybe I should have added the (obviously in my eyes obvious) argument: > > The current update-procedures are launched by a GUI-application and then &g

Re: [qubes-users] [feature request] Shutdown template after update

2016-11-13 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 10.11.2016 um 12:43 schrieb Eva Star: >> I hope I'm not too offtopic but a gui option to shut down multiple vms at >> once would be cool. > `qvm-shutdown --all --wait` -- will shutdown all VMs (if it helps) Multiple, not all. Select multipel lines and then get a pop-up option "shut these

Re: [qubes-users] Installing VPN in Qubes Versus VPN on a Router

2016-11-13 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 13.11.2016 um 14:22 schrieb hed...@tutanota.com: > 13. Nov 2016 08:48 by amad...@riseup.net : > > We see much correspondence in these forums about installing a VPN > within Qubes. Surely, the most secure place for VPN is to install > on a Router? > You

Archlinux template – dend early Christmas gifts to Marek ASAP! Re: [qubes-users] Arch-template and Firefox (49.0.2)

2016-11-13 Thread Achim Patzner
> qubes-template-archlinux package is available qubes-templates-community > repository! Make a wish 8-). But watch the movie “Wishmaster” first to see why getting more Genies is not a good idea. > I haven't tested it in any way. It include only what builder-archlinux > scripts does > - test

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Kaspersky OS

2016-11-20 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 20.11.2016 um 05:26 schrieb Sec Tester: > Dam maybe this could be a new super hardened VM for Qubes..? All we get is a heap of paper. And a switch I could not even pre-order yet. But I've got a few Qubes systems happily running. It might be an ideal solution for the outward-facing VMs

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Kaspersky OS

2016-11-20 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 20.11.2016 um 05:44 schrieb Fabian Wloch: > And: Probably nothing will run on that Kaspersky OS, because its coded > from scratch. No browser, no email client etc. What would the be needed for? It's obviously not the intended use anyway. As soon as there is a user in front of a terminal,

"What does "supported" mean"? was: Re: [qubes-users] Fedora 24 Template for Qubes 3.1?

2016-11-21 Thread Achim Patzner
> Am 20.11.2016 um 21:16 schrieb Joonas Lehtonen > : > > Hi, > > since Qubes 3.1 is supported until 2017-03-29 This is a question I always wanted to ask: What does “support” mean in relation to Qubes? Security fixes? Plus bug fixes? Plus feature upgrades?

[qubes-users] Arch-template and Firefox (49.0.2)

2016-11-03 Thread Achim Patzner
Hi! I just tried moving my main working environments from the Fedora template to Arch. All in all a much better user experience for nearly everything besides one thing: Firefox tabs are constantly crashing. If I'm opening the same URLs on a native Arch installation or other templates the

Re: [qubes-users] Display Calibration and Audio Equalizer for Dom0 ?

2016-11-03 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 03.11.2016 um 19:51 schrieb Marek Marczykowski-Górecki: > Really is all that needed? I'd guess you need to have the window visible > during calibration only, which means it should be ok to manually switch > it to fullscreen (from titlebar menu) for that time only. As for the > brightness - is

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Introducing the qubes-announce read-only mailing list

2016-10-27 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 28.10.2016 um 02:00 schrieb Drew White: > On Friday, 28 October 2016 10:57:03 UTC+11, Andrew David Wong wrote: > We've just introduced a new mailing list: qubes-announce > > So it's a forum, not a mailing list > No, darling. It's a mailing liist. The contents are transferred to registered

Re: [qubes-users] Major problems with 3.2, devs must address

2016-10-09 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 09.10.2016 um 11:39 schrieb Pablo Costa: > (I usually manage CUPS with a browser to http://localhost:631 ) Real men don't use the web administration interface. Real men use vi. 8-) (Which, incidentally, is the only way to deal with CUPS without losing your mind). Achim -- You received

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Qubes and HiDPI

2016-12-07 Thread Achim Patzner
Am 02.12.2016 um 00:25 schrieb pixel fairy: > Im missing something here, Yes > why not just set your screen res in dom0 to 1920x1080 or whatever you > find comfortable? Because it is looking much better and for people spending more than 12 hours using a computer this makes a difference. > i

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] HCL - Lenovo ThinkPad P50

2018-08-24 Thread Achim Patzner
On 22.08.2018 09:36:33, "Benjamin Girdner" wrote: Everything seems to have worked without any special troubleshooting. Docking station, multiple monitors, wireless network, lan network, etc My windows vm is a bit laggy at times when switching windows within the windows vm itself but I don't

Re: [qubes-users] USB-C hub

2018-10-26 Thread Achim Patzner
Am Donnerstag, den 25.10.2018, 19:46 + schrieb 'Christophe Vial' via qubes-users: Any workaround for this problem ? Connect the hub before booting and look at lspci; all my Lenovo systems turn on the required controllers (and only them!) only after something has been connected to the physical

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes User Forum

2018-10-26 Thread Achim Patzner
Am Freitag, den 26.10.2018, 13:17 +0200 schrieb Zrubi: > This means: it is able to sync any mailing list with a forum. > So every mail posted to any of the qubes mailing lists will be > received by the forum engine, and convert it to a forum post. How well is it dealing with the endemic "I can

[qubes-users] The state of the HiDPI display support in Qubes

2018-10-28 Thread Achim Patzner
Hi! As I'm trying to set up a Lenovo P52 with HiDPI display (and external nVidia GPU -- don't buy one without right now) I'm close to getting rid of it completely and install Windows on it... 1) Xfce is not bringing in a single HiDPI theme and the window decorations are looking extremely

[qubes-users] HCL entry Lenovo P52 (20M9001NGE)

2018-10-28 Thread Achim Patzner
TL;DR: Don't bother buying one (or a similar machine from the other series (T, X, P1)) yet. Well... I finally got my personal Lenovo P52 back (actually forced Lenovo into late DOA as there are no spare parts for them right now). [Side notes: If you have a current generation Lenovo (Px2,

[qubes-users] gnome-control-center in Fedora > 27

2018-11-02 Thread Achim Patzner
Hi! Finally having updated the fedora-26 template to something more recent I'm hit by the side effects of not having a full GNOME running there. One of them is the gnome-control-center not doing its job as it needs to be started with env XDG_CURRENT_DESKTOP=GNOME gnome-control-center As certain

[qubes-users] Running a single appVM off another volume

2018-11-02 Thread Achim Patzner
Hi! Is there an easier way of storing a single VM on an external device (assume it to be an USB conneted medium) without doing elaborate dances around it or having to backup and restore? One of our customers got the bright idea to store a VM containing their CA on an USB flash and connecting it

Re: [qubes-users] Donation costs

2018-11-07 Thread Achim Patzner
Am Mittwoch, den 07.11.2018, 18:40 +0100 schrieb 799: > In Germany you can even save taxes when you make donations to a > charitable organization. It's a tax nightmare if that entity wants to hand over money to something else. It would be easier if the "Qubes FOundation" would get that status. >

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Qubes User Forum

2018-11-07 Thread Achim Patzner
Am Mittwoch, den 07.11.2018, 18:10 +0100 schrieb Zrubi: > Any further suggestion and/or bug reports are welcome. Replace the useless smiley by things like ⚙️, ☠️, ,  and ✔️? (8-)) Achim -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To

Re: [qubes-users] Vertrauliche Nachricht von Sebastian Schatter

2018-11-11 Thread Achim Patzner
> führt zur verschlüsselten Mailbox, von der aus auch verschlüsselt > geantwortet werden kann: Aber sonst gehts noch, oder? [But other it still goes, or?] Achim Patzner -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscr

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes 4: Windows 7 HVM loses internet connection after installing Qubes Windows Tools

2018-11-13 Thread Achim Patzner
On 20181113 at 06:44 +0200 Ivan Mitev wrote: > I've also added a note about QWT 4 breaking *new* HVMs (I thought the > breakage was only when updating from QWT3 to QWT4). It seems it's a > hit-or-miss process, IIRC some users managed to have QWT4 running. The real problem with these tools is

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes 4: Windows 7 HVM loses internet connection after installing Qubes Windows Tools

2018-11-13 Thread Achim Patzner
On 20181112 at 20:52 +0200 Ivan Mitev wrote: You do not need to quote a full message as a block; just coppy what you really refer to. > Since you mention that the network is functional without QWT > installed there's probably an issue with your ip settings in the > windows HVM. Not necessarily

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Removing KDE

2018-11-13 Thread Achim Patzner
On 20181112 at 00:28 -0800 aaq via qubes-users wrote: > Honestly I completely agree. If I was to use a DE I would definitely prefer > KDE or GNOME over XFCE (I sincerely hate XFCE, loose opinion held strongly) Seconded. My ass is still in pain over getting it to run at 286 dpi, especially if

[qubes-users] Donation costs

2018-11-07 Thread Achim Patzner
Well... As https://www.qubes-os.org/donate/ is warning, 16% of the donation are going to administrative costs due to Open Collective's charges. 10% could be saved (probably more, Stripe is charging at most 2.9% plus 0,25€ per transaction) if ITL would get their own Stripe account (by buying a

Re: [qubes-users] Donating to qubes

2018-11-07 Thread Achim Patzner
Am Samstag, den 03.11.2018, 00:24 +0100 schrieb pieter lems: > Are there any other options available for donating such as paypal or > IDeal (for people from Holland)? If not is it possible to create > those options for people that either dont use a credit card or are > not familliar with bitcoins?

Re: [qubes-users] Donating to qubes

2018-11-07 Thread Achim Patzner
Am Samstag, den 03.11.2018, 00:24 +0100 schrieb pieter lems: > Are there any other options available for donating such as paypal Just tried it; Open Collective is taking credit cards and Paypal. So go there and donate. Achim -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the

Re: [qubes-users] Re: The state of the HiDPI display support in Qubes

2018-11-09 Thread Achim Patzner
Am Donnerstag, den 01.11.2018, 11:20 -0700 schrieb ka...@transmuted.io: > I feel this situation would get better once Xfce finishes their GTK3 > porting. They are at 80% right now and GTK3 supports HiDPI natively > and then Qubes will need help porting their Window decoration system > to the new

Re: [qubes-users] 2nd external monitor using usb c-type

2018-11-13 Thread Achim Patzner
On 20181113 at 12:05 -0800 Patrick wrote: > Has anyone done that - i.e. use a 2nd external monitor using a usb c-type > connector? What difference between using a USB-C and a DP connector did you expect? It is just another port on your GPU... So yes, it is working if there is a running GPU

Re: [qubes-users] Donation costs

2018-11-14 Thread Achim Patzner
On 20181114 at 06:01 -0600 Andrew David Wong wrote: > They looked into it and have informed me that switching from OC to Stripe wouldn't be cheaper at this point because the accounting costs for the large number of small donations we receive would exceed OC's fee. Wow. This is sounding a bit

[qubes-users] Lenovo P52

2018-10-04 Thread Achim Patzner
I just tried installing Qubes 4.0 on a Lenovo P52 (out of the box, no firmware updates) and it didn't even boot the distribution media off USB (after trying several USB ports; there are at least three separate controllers in this thing). I'm getting exactly 4 lines of mesages during boot and as it

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Lenovo P52

2018-10-06 Thread Achim Patzner
Am Freitag, den 05.10.2018, 03:21 -0700 schrieb brendan.h...@gmail.com: > On Thursday, October 4, 2018 at 3:05:00 PM UTC-4, Achim Patzner wrote: > > Does anyone have an idea how to convince it to boot? > > Ha ha ha, ouch. I am SOOO jealous of you right now ...but also feel so much

Re[2]: [qubes-users] Donation costs

2018-11-18 Thread Achim Patzner
On 17.11.2018 03:42:25, "taii...@gmx.com" wrote: Using alipay is super bad considering you would be supporting a country that censors the internet and imprisons people for viewing the "wrong" things. Not using Alipay is worse; it's been the only way of getting your money back if a dealer on

[qubes-users] Which parts of qubes-builder are guaranteed to work/supported?

2019-01-02 Thread Achim Patzner
Hi! Is it worth creating issues if certain parts of the Builder tools do not work (e. g. template-local-centos7 or template-local-fc29+xfce) which would be creating things not in the Qubes distribution? Achim -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups

[qubes-users] Re: Which parts of qubes-builder are guaranteed to work/supported?

2019-01-02 Thread Achim Patzner
Right now I'm not even getting to centos-7: make get-sources get-sources-extra qubes-vm is stopping at -> Installing core RPM packages... error: Failed dependencies: glibc = 2.28-9.fc29 is needed by glibc-all-langpacks-2.28-9.fc29.x86_64 glibc-common = 2.28-9.fc29 is needed by

Re: [qubes-users] APC UPS daemon

2019-01-18 Thread Achim Patzner
On 20190118 at 16:18 +0100 Bill Wether wrote: > I installed apcupsd to Dom0 Is there any good reason to do that? I handed over my UPS' USB connection to a separate VM which in turn notifies dom0 using RPC. My next step was moving that to an old Pi and asking it across the network. And please

Re: [qubes-users] Qubes 4.0.x - Linux kernel 4.19.15 package available in testing repository

2019-01-20 Thread Achim Patzner
Well... Keep it. All CPUs are coming up and for the first time since the 4.0 release touchpad and track point are working on Lenovo P52. And all of the things that got successively worse to 4.19.12 are gone. Achim -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups

[qubes-users] Resuming a suspended/hibernated VM

2019-01-19 Thread Achim Patzner
Hi! A seriously broken application is issuing systemctl hibernate in a VM. I cannot live well without it and do not have the sources for it either (that's why it is sitting in its own VM). How do I get a PVH out of suspension or hibernation? xl trigger didn't work. Achim -- You received this

Re: [qubes-users] Re: Lenovo T480 freezes after resume on suspend

2019-01-14 Thread Achim Patzner
On 20190114 at 06:48 +0100 Zrubi wrote: > Error verifying signature: Output from /usr/bin/qubes-gpg- > client-wrapper: > open sig: No such file or directory Did I do something wrong here? - - disable Thunderbolt in BIOS > (Hence, you will loose the USB-C connector) At least on a P52 you

Re: [qubes-users] Install errors on Thinkpad P1 (aka X1 Extreme) with R4.0 and R4.0.1-rc2

2019-01-14 Thread Achim Patzner
On 20190114 at 17:21 + 'awokd' via qubes-users wrote: > Eric Duncan wrote on 1/13/19 9:08 PM: > > > I then spent several days trying to get Nvidia drivers loaded to no avail. > > Also, trying to get just the Intel card working (hybrid graphics) but I've > > hit a brick wall there - Xen

Re: [qubes-users] HCL - Lenovo Thinkpad P52

2019-01-23 Thread Achim Patzner
On 20190123 at 20:40 +0100 Aly Abdellatif wrote: > Current Condition: Everything works perfectly(kali-rolling,offline > penstesting lab,audio,bluetooth,wifi,updates,whonix,etc...) in legacy > mode with discrete graphics for installation(with rufus) and hybrid > graphics after disabling nouveau

[qubes-users] Re: Resuming a suspended/hibernated VM

2019-01-19 Thread Achim Patzner
Chris Laprise wrote on Sat, 19 January 2019 12:35 > I don't know how to do the un-hibernate (and it seems > unlikely to work > on Qubes), but you could avoid hibernate in the first > place with > 'systemctl mask hibernate.target' in the template. I would expect that a simulated finger on the

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