development environment

Martin Langhoff martin.langhoff at
Fri Sep 2 15:04:55 EDT 2011

On Fri, Sep 2, 2011 at 10:45 AM, Gary Martin <garycmartin at> wrote:
> For Python work on an XO (for Activity and/or Sugar hacking) I find all the extras I need from a regular build is to yum install git, vim and pylint — usually the first habitual reflex thing I do after reflashing a fresh build :)

Yep - for python/activity work really all you need is already there. I
add emacs to Gary's list.

I install a few more things myself - gcc, fedpkg, but that's because I
often rebuild & patch packages.


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