[OLPC India] Minutes of Meeting of OLPC India Conference on 18th April, 2008
mvalentin at oeuvredespains.org
Sun Apr 20 16:17:10 EDT 2008
I just want to add this : XO-LiveCD is nice but for those wanting to
participate to the creation of manuals, tutorials or software
development, using Virtualization is the way to go : with VMWare,
VirtualBox,... (see wiki.laptop.org)
You can work in MSWindows or Linux or Mac having the XO open in a
Window... very useful for taking snapshots for example.
On Sun, Apr 20, 2008 at 9:11 PM, Sameer Verma <sverma at sfsu.edu> wrote:
> There is also a
> perception that if you don't have an XO, you can't really do much. This
> is not the case if you are using a live CD though. The current batch of
> Live CDs (http://wiki.laptop.org/go/LiveBackup_XO-LiveCD) provide a
> large proportion of the functionality that one would see on an XO.
> Perhaps this avenue should be explored more. After all, its really a
> Fedora-derived distro. You could very well run an entire classroom of
> these LiveCDs on regular desktops and still avail the features of Sugar!
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