[support-gang] G1G1 upgrade question I've received

Michael Stone michael at laptop.org
Fri Nov 28 10:38:04 EST 2008

On Fri, Nov 28, 2008 at 10:21:01AM -0500, pgf at laptop.org wrote:
>michael wrote:
> > Just for the record, people using the 'olpc-update --usb' offline update
> > method are probably going to want to use an 8.2 customization stick,
> > e.g. the one archived in the 'gg-767-4.zip' file alongside the g1g1
> > composite image on download.laptop.org, to get recent activities.
>i wonder if we could come up with some boilerplate text that could
>be displayed at the top of our download pages that could explain
>what each file type is, and how one would use it.
>i.e., it seems we could make this:
>    http://download.laptop.org/xo-1/custom/g1g1/gg-767-4/
>or this:
>    http://download.laptop.org/xo-1/os/official/767/jffs2/
>a lot more user-friendly.

Sure, but we could more easily pull the necessary links into a wiki page
for each release and transclude it into the appropriate release notes. :)


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