What to expect from developers, are there any left?
mikus at bga.com
Mon Mar 2 11:21:09 EST 2009
> What would you do if you ran Ubuntu on your main computer but some of
> the buttons on your keyboard were not working correctly? You would
> file a bug with Ubuntu, who would hopefully either fix the problem on
> their own back, or help you to report the issue to the developers of
> the related package (which would likely be one of the X.org input
> components, in the case of keyboard troubles).
> The same applies here -- install a distro on your XO and report bugs
> to the distributor. I recommend Fedora through Chris's rawhide-xo
> builds, bugzilla.redhat.com, and the fedora-olpc list.
Speaking for myself, if it was Ubuntu I wanted to run -- I would not
choose the XO as the platform -- I would choose something more
powerful, even if it cost more than $200 USD.
I __have__ installed a distro (let's call it "OLPC") on my XO, which
provides goodies (such as a reasonably working OHM in Joyride) that
other currently available distros don't.
The advice given above ("install a distro") seems to say: "What you
have now - throw it out !!". Thanks.
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