The XO-1.5 software plan.

Edward Cherlin echerlin at
Sat May 16 14:52:14 EDT 2009

On Sat, May 16, 2009 at 11:21 AM, Peter Robinson <pbrobinson at> wrote:
>>> If you're interested in contributing, we'd certainly love your help,
>>> and you can find us on the fedora-olpc mailing list¹, and freenode
>>> IRC's #fedora-olpc channel.  Our existing F11 build images for the
>>> XO-1 are here², and we'll soon begin publishing images for the XO-1.5
>>> too.  XO-1.5 beta machines will start to be manufactured over the next
>>> few months, and will be available to contributors as part of our
>>> Contributors Program³ once the hardware's up and running.
>> In the meantime, are there instructions anywhere for setting up these
>> builds in VirtualBox?
> probably the  best place to start is the sugar on a stick liveCD or
> Chris's rawhide-xo builds. In a week or so (May 25th from memory)
> Fedora 11 will be out and an install of that with the gnome and sugar
> desktops installed will be a good start.
> Peter

On checking further at, I saw
the instructions for qemu,

sudo qemu-kvm -cdrom 20090217.iso

so I can start in VirtualBox in the same way.

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