[qubes-users] Re: Outdated documentation

2016-09-29 Thread Jon Solworth
Another documentation issue: On the qubes i3 page, https://www.qubes-os.org/doc/i3/ the Configuration at the bottom of the page is unnecessary. i3-settings-qubes package does those steps automatically. Suggestion is to get rid of that section altogether. -- You received this message because

[qubes-users] i3

2016-09-19 Thread Jon Solworth
I'm using i3, and I like it so far better than kde or xfce, but its definitely not the window manager to start using qubes with. I have some questions 1. https://www.qubes-os.org/doc/i3/ is very helpful, but I'm a bit confused by the configuration instructions at the bottom. It says to

[qubes-users] Re: i3

2016-09-22 Thread Jon Solworth
Apparently, the configuration at the bottom of https://www.qubes-os.org/doc/i3/ are unnecessary if you install i3-settings-qubes. You should do that before running i3, if you haven't remove .config/i3 in dom0 and then rerun. In addition to customizing terminal generation, and fixing up the

[qubes-users] Network selection

2016-08-28 Thread Jon Solworth
NetworkManager apparently selects which network to connect to based on most recently connected network. This policy is really unfortunate. At my university, I connect to my lab's WiFi and when I'm out of range to my University's WiFi. My notebook can also see eduroam, an inter-University

[qubes-users] Re: Tip: Faster reboot

2016-12-30 Thread Jon Solworth
Is it possible to substitute Andrew's shutdown for the login screens shutdown? -- 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

[qubes-users] Tip: Faster reboot

2016-12-29 Thread Jon Solworth
To speed up reboot from dom0 type qvm-shutdown --all --wait reboot Its much faster than a restart from the login screen Jon -- 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

[qubes-users] Tip: Multimedia buttons under i3

2016-12-29 Thread Jon Solworth
I'm at Chaos Computer Congress, and Qubes has a table. I got some help from them with the multimedia buttons for i3. Specifically, I configured the brightness and sound controls, but not the multimedia player controls because the player is not in Dom0 (where the i3 exec runs) To get this

[qubes-users] Re: Qubes 4 Release Date

2017-05-13 Thread Jon Solworth
On Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at 2:04:18 AM UTC-6, qub...@tutanota.com wrote: > Back in July 16 Joanna announced > (http://qubesos4z6n4.onion/news/2016/07/21/new-hw-certification-for-q4) > that Qubes 4 was due to be released later that year in Sept 16. > Has Qubes 4 been scrapped? Anyone any

[qubes-users] Re: 3 different rez monitors doable?

2017-11-30 Thread Jon Solworth
On Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 7:21:46 PM UTC-5, Stumpy wrote: > I don't see why this wouldn't work, but at the same time, I thought > better to be safe than sorry. > > I have two monitors (1920x) hooked up to my comp which has two video out > ports, I wanted to add a 4k monitor and will

Re: [qubes-users] Release date for qube os 4

2017-12-13 Thread Jon Solworth
On Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at 9:05:30 PM UTC-5, Andrew David Wong wrote: > We'll announce this as soon as we can. We usually can't say > for certain whether an in-place upgrade will be possible until very > close to the stable release. Andrew, now that the schedule for 4.0rc4 is out, it would

[qubes-users] work: volume qubes dom0/vm-work-private missing

2017-11-09 Thread Jon Solworth
I'm unable to start up work qubes, with the above error message. The problem might be related to attempts to remove the debian 8 templates after problems with it. Jon -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe from this

[qubes-users] Re: About Qubes 4

2017-11-08 Thread Jon Solworth
On Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 11:14:23 AM UTC-5, fer...@openmailbox.org wrote: > Hi, > In Qubes website you said that is best to use Qubes 3.2 for daily use. > This is just because there are probably data loss due to bug? Or is for > security reason? > > Since I always backup and mostly I

[qubes-users] Reduce size of Qubes storage (4.0)

2017-12-05 Thread Jon Solworth
I'd like to reduce the size of a Qubes storage, since I recently split a Qube into several smaller Qubes. What is the best way to do this? Jon -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving

[qubes-users] Qubes 4.0rc2

2017-10-25 Thread Jon Solworth
Clock not set correctly. Isn't qubes supposed to run ntp? thanks, Jon -- 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

[qubes-users] Re: resize vm partition / 4.0RC2

2017-10-27 Thread Jon Solworth
On Friday, October 27, 2017 at 1:58:31 AM UTC-5, Outback Dingo wrote: > Ok so how do we resize a vm partition in 4.0RC2 i see the qvm-resize > is no longer there. qubes-vm-preferences vmname and then change private storage max size -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the

[qubes-users] 4.0rc2 debian template issue

2017-10-28 Thread Jon Solworth
When install Qubes 4.0rc2, I accidentally hit configure twice. (The second time it errored out). The result is that there is no debian template. I tried to install debian-9, (sudo qubes-dom0-update qubes-template-debian-9), but have others have pointed out that template is not working. I tried

[qubes-users] 4.0 wouldn't boot after update

2018-04-25 Thread Jon Solworth
I updated qubes 4.0 and there were some errors (about transactions on--I believe--some crypto stuff). Afterwards, I couldn't boot getting the message kernel panic -- not syncing: VFS unable to mount fs on unknown block (0,0) the problem is that my backup is a bit old, and if possible I would

[qubes-users] Re: 4.0 wouldn't boot after update

2018-04-25 Thread Jon Solworth
On Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 2:43:46 PM UTC-5, john wrote: > On 04/25/18 05:13, Jon Solworth wrote: > > I updated qubes 4.0 and there were some errors (about transactions on--I > > believe--some crypto stuff). Afterwards, I couldn't boot getting the > > message