12.1.0 release candidate 5 (build 18) released

Niels de Vos ndevos at redhat.com
Thu Jul 12 05:50:02 EDT 2012

On 07/11/2012 08:48 PM, Daniel Drake wrote:
> Hi,
> We're pleased to announce the next release candidate of our new 12.1.0
> software release.
> Information and installation instructions can be found here:
> http://wiki.laptop.org/go/Release_notes/12.1.0

Update on this page still lists release 17, it should probably be 
corrected to "sudo olpc-update 12.1.0c_xo1.75-18" and the like.


> Quick links for those who know which files need to be grabbed and save
> to USB disks:
> http://download.laptop.org/xo-1.75/os/candidate/12.1.0-18/
> http://download.laptop.org/xo-1.5/os/candidate/12.1.0-18/
> http://download.laptop.org/xo-1/os/candidate/12.1.0-18/
> This is a signed release candidate that can be installed on all XOs,
> even those with security enabled.
> We're looking for testing and feedback on all aspects of the system.
> Thanks for any help you can offer, and for all the feedback that was
> received throughout development.
> We're hoping to release this as soon as possible, pending some final
> issues being worked on.
> Please review the "Known problems" section of the release notes. Some
> documented issues are carried over from previous releases, but others
> are new and are things that we will aim to fix in the time remaining
> before release.
> Compared to 12.1.0 release candidate 4 (build 17), we have fixed and changed:
> Use of sensors in Measure on XO-1.75 has been fixed (#11996).
> An occasional hang on shutdown/reboot (commonly seen in runin testing)
> has been fixed (#11949), and the runin screen on XO-1.5 is no longer
> black for the first two minutes (#11985).
> Thanks!
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Niels de Vos
Software Maintenance Engineer
Global Support Services
Red Hat

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