[Server-devel] XS software compatibility question

Martin Langhoff martin at laptop.org
Mon May 19 18:18:31 EDT 2008

On Tue, May 20, 2008 at 9:49 AM, Berkowitz Andrew (Project Connect) >
The installation was perfect with the full Fedora 7 installation.
> Is it possible to install all of OLPC's customizations on top of a stock
> Fedora installation?

Yes. Add the XS repositories to your yum sources, and install xs-pkgs
from there (which should pull all the right dependencies). I suspect
it will muck up a few things, such as user accts created for
processes. The kernel might also be missing those specific drivers you

So I can't guarantee it will work.

> How else would you suggest we proceed?

Hmmm. As you aren't using AAs, you probably don't need ourcustom
kernel. So perhaps install xs-config and then review what xs-pkgs will
pull in - you'll want to install all of that except for the custom


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