customization stick broken in 12.1.10 (21018o0.img)

Peter Robinson pbrobinson at
Thu Jul 26 04:20:36 EDT 2012

On Thu, Jul 26, 2012 at 9:11 AM, Joshua N Pritikin <jpritikin at> wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 26, 2012 at 12:13:22PM +0530, Joshua N Pritikin wrote:
>> The approach I have taken with other releases is to flash the NAND, add
>> some activities with a customization stick [1], and then use the
>> NAND-blaster to copy the image to all our laptops. When I try the
>> customization stick, there is some python exception, but the screen
>> powers off almost immediately and I can't read it.
>> [1]
> Speed reading suggests that it is failing at:
> mkdir -p /sysroot/home/olpc/.bootanim

The boot animation had completely changed in 12.1.0 as has a lot of
other components. We moved from a base of Fedora 14 to Fedora 17 so
there's many changes from systemd to gtk3 so it will need a review as
to what needs to be updated.


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