[Testing] [sugar] Automated testing, OLPC, code+screencasts.

Michail Bletsas mbletsas at laptop.org
Thu Mar 27 00:48:36 EDT 2008

testing-bounces at lists.laptop.org wrote on 03/26/2008 09:19:19 PM:

> 2. Many, and perhaps most, of OLPC's remaining difficult bugs are 
> to the network.  They are most commonly related to the closed wireless
> firmware, which is buggy and lacks key features regarding mesh routing 
> multicast.

Can you qualify your statement?
What features does it lack when it comes to mesh routing?
Can you point me to a better working implementation out there when it 
comes to multicast routing?

> 3. Almost all of OLPC's major bugs are Heisenbugs.  They often don't
> appear at all with only one laptop, and appear rarely until one has 12 
> more laptops sharing a wireless mesh.

And most of them are due to the fact that our application traffic 
saturates the wireless spectrum.


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