Qubes OS is a secure operating system based on Linux and the Xen hypervisor. Use this tag for questions that are Qubes specific and not for generic Linux or Xen questions

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reorganize groups on application launcher qubes KDE

Is there any way to change and organize the groups on the application launcher on Qubes OS? The only possibility that KDE Menu Editor allow is inside a main group, but I would like to create a main ...
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Qubes installation enters emergency mode. How do I correclty install Qubes?

After a series of [ OK ] Started Forward Password Requests to Plymouth. at startup after installing, I'm met with [FAILED] Failed to start Cryptography Setup for luks-8030897f-4d1c-4f3f-859a-...
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Dracut failure when trying to boot Fedora with Qubes kernel

I would like to boot Fedora 23 Workstation x86_64 with a kernel from QubesOS 3.1. I have copied vmlinuz-4.1.13-9.pvops.qubes.x86_64 and initramfs-4.1.13-9.pvops.qubes.x86_64.img into the /boot ...
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Qubes/Xen OS: access file manager for dom0

I hope somebody more experienced with Qubes specific terminal commands can help. If the KDE manager is installed, how does one open via terminal input the file manager for 'dom0'? To browse 'Home' ...
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Does Qubes OS support opengl on discrete graphics?

How can I configure Qubes OS that a VM supports opengl for my nvidia graphics on my laptop (optimus)? The laptop has a integrated intel card and a quadro K2000M. At least the quadro 2000 seems to be ...
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Qubes does not boot on Fedora/Qubes dual-boot machine

My goal is to have a dual-boot of Qubes OS 3.1 and Fedora 23 Workstation (respin). This guy got it working on Ubuntu, but he installed Ubuntu first, while I installed Qubes first. The last resort ...
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i'm looking to install qubes to an external ssd. any recommendations? [closed]

I am looking to install qubes on an external ssd. Is there a recommended model that won't give me any dramas? minimum 64gb. or should i just install it to a usb?
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Installing out-of-tree kernel driver in Qubes OS NetVM

I have bought an Edimax USB wifi stick, which requires an out-of-tree (i.e. 3rd party) kernel module to be compiled for it to run on Linux. However, Qubes OS is a bit different to ordinary Linux ...
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Installing Qubes 3.1 : boot process freezes after Qubes logo blinks

After burning Qubes iso on a USB stick using dd I boot it in UEFI mode and I got a problem with the following symptom : If I select Verify source and install Qubes the process freezes after the test ...
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HP EliteBook 8530p wifi problem (hard blocked) in Qubes OS

I just installed Qubes OS on an old HP EliteBook 8530p and cannot connect to the internet with wireless. This laptop has a physical wireless switch that must be toggled 'on' for the wireless to work....
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Can I rewrite drive designations for the Qubes installer?

I am trying to install Qubes from a USB stick. Unfortunately it seems that there's some hardcoding taking place in the boot process, so after I have put the ISO on the stick it still looks to mount /...