[ANNOUNCE] Tiny Core Linux for XO-1 and XO-1.5
pgf at laptop.org
Sat Feb 20 12:25:43 EST 2010
yioryos -- thank you for keeping us all aware of your progress.
> With help from JC (quozl) and on his "request" I have uploaded
> 3 scripts that will build Tiny Core on an XO-1 that is running
> a squashfs-enabled olpc kernel.
> I have also uploaded kernel rpms and srpms as well as the 3
> different fs modules (squashfs, aufs and hfsplus - for my iPod ;)
> by themselves. BTW Would make my life easier if squashfs
> support was enabled in the official olpc kernel. Any major
> reason the is not?
mainly because the olpc distributed systems haven't needed it -- there
are lots of other filesystems we don't include either. can you tell us
how much more space it takes? can it be made modular?
> Finally I have uploaded the modified Xorg.tcz that will run on
> the XO-1 (though the current script does not install it.
> Installs Xfbdev instead)
> Everything is located here
> Hopefully, you'll find some better use for them, like power
> mangement support ;)
i do have your tinycore work in mind. i'll try and make time to
look at what's going on with your power management sometime soon.
paul fox, pgf at laptop.org
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