Devel Digest, installing school server--XO-1

Vasantha Srinivasan administrator at kmrfoundation.org
Tue Dec 20 00:12:55 EST 2011


KMR Foundation --Hyderabad--India

we have problem installing OLPC- server in the laptop.Please help us----

Given are the links that we have used ---

This is link for OLPC server image.we will download the image from the link
and prepare the CD and installed the server .

 http://wiki.laptop.org/go/XS_Installing_Software and below are the link
which Mr. Ganesh Given.



This is link for taking backup of XO on school server

http://wiki.laptop.org/go/User:Ixo/Script/xo-backup-server
To upgrade XO, following links can be used to download the latest
image with activities ,
http://download.laptop.org/xo-1/custom/g1g1/

Following are links for keep ds-backup and identity manager related to
school server,
http://wiki.laptop.org/go/School_server

http://wiki.laptop.org/go/School_Identity_Manager

http://wiki.laptop.org/go/Activities

http://wiki.laptop.org/go/Activated_Upgrade

http://wiki.laptop.org/go/How_to_check_the_OS_and_firmware_versions

The following is the link for upgrading the Firmware of XO, please
check out the latest XO firmware with the xo version available on the
site.
http://wiki.laptop.org/go/OLPC_Firmware_q2d16


*Laptop particulars  ::*---This is the laptop where we are  not able to
install the Server Compaq Laptop (2GB ram and 500 GB HDD).

Serveral time i check with different types of Installation provided by the
cd ( Means with text mode & graphical mode ). I tried my level best. Still
i am unable to installing the OLPC server in New HP laptop.---- from the
OLPC--trainee.


Vasantha.S



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>   1. Re: [OLPC Engineering] [Techteam] New F14-arm build os21
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>   2. Re: os-builder F14 (Martin Langhoff)
>   3. Re: [OLPC Engineering] [Techteam] New F14-arm build os21
>      (Martin Langhoff)
>   4. Re: os-builder F14 (Peter Robinson)
>   5. Re: [PATCH linux] Fix double accelerometer initialisation
>      (Sascha Silbe)
>   6. OS Builder -- updated documentation: fiddle config files, run
>      on XO (Martin Langhoff)
>   7. Re: [olpc-os-builder PATCH] avoid loop device collision on
>      shared    build hosts (Daniel Drake)
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> Message: 1
> Date: Mon, 19 Dec 2011 12:05:38 -0500
> From: Martin Langhoff <martin at laptop.org>
> To: Sridhar Dhanapalan <sridhar at laptop.org.au>
> Cc: fedora-olpc-list <fedora-olpc-list at redhat.com>,     Jerry Vonau
>        <jerry at laptop.org.au>, OLPC Tech Team <techteam at laptop.org>,
>  Devel
>        List <Devel at laptop.org>
> Subject: Re: [OLPC Engineering] [Techteam] New F14-arm build os21
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> On Fri, Dec 16, 2011 at 4:12 AM, Sridhar Dhanapalan
> <sridhar at laptop.org.au> wrote:
> > We're currently evaluating 11.3.0, and I recently discovered that
> > Ctrl+Alt+Erase doesn't work on XO-1.5s.
>
> You are going to build your own OS image, right? We can give you a
> quick recipe to re-enable it.
>
> > This feature is used by teachers in the field, and by us in testing.
> > Its removal is a regression for us.
>
> Can you explain the use by teachers in the field? Use during testing
> and debugging is fine, but we all work for our end users :-)
>
> > I've updated #11202.
>
> thanks!
>
>
>
> m
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>
> ------------------------------
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> Message: 2
> Date: Mon, 19 Dec 2011 13:07:19 -0500
> From: Martin Langhoff <martin at laptop.org>
> To: Kevin Gordon <kgordon420 at gmail.com>
> Cc: OLPC Development <devel at lists.laptop.org>
> Subject: Re: os-builder F14
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> On Sun, Dec 18, 2011 at 11:59 AM, Kevin Gordon <kgordon420 at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
> > I'm going to install another machine F14 with OS builder, and I have a
> > couple of pre-launch (translate:newbie) questions   :-)
> >
>
> Others have replied to your questions. I wanted to mention that I've
> updated that page a bit with some dependencies and addn'l steps needed.
> Make sure you check it, it has some steps that are not documented and are
> not obvious.
>
>  My focus ATM is on running OOB on XO hardware, from our Fedora build --
> slow, but the use case is ARM building, where a fast ARM box is hard /
> impossible to get.
>
> If you are running OOB on a conventional Fedora install, you'll need some
> more dependencies (bitfrost, for example).
>
> cheers,
>
>
> m
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> Date: Mon, 19 Dec 2011 13:34:19 -0500
> From: Martin Langhoff <martin at laptop.org>
> To: Sridhar Dhanapalan <sridhar at laptop.org.au>
> Cc: Reuben Caron <reuben at laptop.org>,   fedora-olpc-list
>        <fedora-olpc-list at redhat.com>,  Jerry Vonau <jerry at laptop.org.au>,
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> Subject: Re: [OLPC Engineering] [Techteam] New F14-arm build os21
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> On Mon, Dec 19, 2011 at 12:05 PM, Martin Langhoff <martin at laptop.org>
> wrote:
> >> Ctrl+Alt+Erase doesn't work on XO-1.5s.
> >
> > You are going to build your own OS image, right? We can give you a
> > quick recipe to re-enable it.
>
> Here you go. Can be used to monumentally shoot yourself in the foot,
> so pull trigger with care:
> http://wiki.laptop.org/go/OS_Builder/Edit_a_config_file
>
> { I know one day Reuben will want to kill me for having published this
> recipe in the wiki. And he'll be justified. At least we live in
> different cities. }
>
> >> This feature is used by teachers in the field, and by us in testing.
> >> Its removal is a regression for us.
> >
> > Can you explain the use by teachers in the field? Use during testing
> > and debugging is fine, but we all work for our end users :-)
>
> I am still very interested in your teacher use case here...
>
>
>
> m
> --
> ?martin at laptop.org -- Software Architect - OLPC
> ?- ask interesting questions
> ?- don't get distracted with shiny stuff? - working code first
> ?- http://wiki.laptop.org/go/User:Martinlanghoff
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>
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> Message: 4
> Date: Mon, 19 Dec 2011 18:46:26 +0000
> From: Peter Robinson <pbrobinson at gmail.com>
> To: Martin Langhoff <martin at laptop.org>
> Cc: OLPC Development <devel at lists.laptop.org>
> Subject: Re: os-builder F14
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> On Mon, Dec 19, 2011 at 6:07 PM, Martin Langhoff <martin at laptop.org>
> wrote:
> >
> > On Sun, Dec 18, 2011 at 11:59 AM, Kevin Gordon <kgordon420 at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >>
> >> I'm going to install another machine F14 with OS builder, and I have a
> >> couple of pre-launch (translate:newbie) questions ? :-)
> >
> >
> > Others have replied to your questions. I wanted to mention that I've
> updated
> > that page a bit with some dependencies and addn'l steps needed. Make sure
> > you check it, it has some steps that are not documented and are not
> obvious.
> >
> > ?My focus ATM is on running OOB on XO hardware, from our Fedora build --
> > slow, but the use case is ARM building, where a fast ARM box is hard /
> > impossible to get.
> >
> > If you are running OOB on a conventional Fedora install, you'll need some
> > more dependencies (bitfrost, for example).
>
> Installing the OOB build that's packaged in Fedora should pull in all
> the dependencies so its likely the easiest way to get all the deps
> even if your using the git repo (that's how I deal with the deps ;-)
>
> Peter
>
>
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> Message: 5
> Date: Mon, 19 Dec 2011 20:45:33 +0100
> From: Sascha Silbe <sascha-ml-reply-to-2011-4 at silbe.org>
> To: James Cameron <quozl at laptop.org>
> Cc: devel <devel at lists.laptop.org>
> Subject: Re: [PATCH linux] Fix double accelerometer initialisation
> Message-ID: <1324323014-sup-277 at twin.sascha.silbe.org>
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> Excerpts from James Cameron's message of 2011-11-23 07:00:43 +0100:
>
> > > Tested on B1 only since I don't have a C1. Are there even actual C1s
> > > or just patched-up Bx? I wonder because the wiki page for C1 doesn't
> > > exist yet.
>
> > Yes, many C1 exist.  Sorry about the Wiki page.
>
> No problem; I consider the wiki a best-effort attempt at documenting the
> prototypes and am quite glad about the amount of information that _is_
> available. Read: Thanks to anyone involved!
>
>
> [Tested on all combinations of B1/C1 with old/new accelerometer]
>
> Thanks for testing! My approach was based on the assumption that only
> the combinations B1/old and C1/new exist, so the patch is expected to
> fail with the two other combinations.
>
> Is there any way to tell what kind of accelerometer device the board has
> hooked up, other than probing the device? AFAICT I2C probing will happen
> after olpc_xo_1_75_init() has run, so mmp2_add_twsi() can't give any
> feedback on whether adding the device was "successful". We either need
> some other way to tell the difference inside olpc_xo_1_75_init() or
> modify the lis3lv02d driver to allow multiple instances.
>
> Sascha
>
> --
> http://sascha.silbe.org/
> http://www.infra-silbe.de/
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> Message: 6
> Date: Mon, 19 Dec 2011 15:41:13 -0500
> From: Martin Langhoff <martin at laptop.org>
> To: Devel List <Devel at laptop.org>
> Subject: OS Builder -- updated documentation: fiddle config files, run
>        on XO
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> Apologies about the spam, but this will probably be of interest to
> people using OOB currently to prep things for XO deployments (XO-1.75
> deployments! yay!).
>
>   http://wiki.laptop.org/go/OS_Builder -- see the Recipes section.
>
> enjoy,
>
>
>
> m
> --
> ?martin at laptop.org -- Software Architect - OLPC
> ?- ask interesting questions
> ?- don't get distracted with shiny stuff? - working code first
> ?- http://wiki.laptop.org/go/User:Martinlanghoff
>
>
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> Message: 7
> Date: Mon, 19 Dec 2011 15:04:34 -0600
> From: Daniel Drake <dsd at laptop.org>
> To: James Cameron <quozl at laptop.org>, martin at laptop.org,
>        dsd at laptop.org,         devel at lists.laptop.org
> Subject: Re: [olpc-os-builder PATCH] avoid loop device collision on
>        shared  build hosts
> Message-ID:
>        <CAMLZHHSVYyn_wmhmerSmB6ehsij2XRwoP-kf1nXw-27549_Qjg at mail.gmail.com
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> On Tue, Dec 13, 2011 at 7:18 PM, James Cameron <quozl at laptop.org> wrote:
> > Changes the hard coded loop device numbers to numbers that are
> > discovered using losetup itself.
>
> Pushed, thanks
>
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