simon at schampijer.de
Fri Sep 21 13:58:32 EDT 2007
Thanks for the replies which included the information i needed. I tried
those instructions on the cheat page out - fun. The entry in the wiki
about the 'Left directional pad' should probably be changed, since it
seems to disable the pretty boot now. I changed that on the wiki please
revert if this is not correct.
Kim Quirk wrote:
> Please see the cheat codes for turning off sound and graphical boot:
> Hold down the 'rotate' screen button while you power up. We may also want a
> command line to turn this off indefinately (for every boot), but I think
> that has to come with the Control Panel. Requirements for this can be found
> in the Requirements page of the wiki. I just added this request, 4.10:
> On 9/21/07, Jim Gettys <jg at laptop.org> wrote:
>> On Fri, 2007-09-21 at 13:15 +0200, Simon Schamijer wrote:
>>> I have been thinking about the startup sound. So is it really the idea
>>> to have this be enabled by default? Are the laptops shipped like that or
>>> is this for debugging purpose only?
>>> If yes, have we thought about those cases:
>>> - 20 kids turn their laptop on in a class?
>> We don't expect kids to be rebooting every day. That's what suspend is
>>> - a kid comes late and has to turn on his laptop?
>>> Even if the idea is to have the kids be able to edit them, we will have
>>> the 20 kids be playing their 'sound' each startup. Or are the machines
>>> meant to go more often into sleep mode rather than a complete shutdown?
>>> If this has been thought through already and is all set sorry for the
>> There may still need to be a way to disable it.
>> - Jim
>>> Simon Schampijer wrote:
>>>> since firmware q2c27 the startup sound is enabled by default. Are
>>>> or will there be ways to turn it off and edit it? If, can someone
>>>> me to documentation about it.
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