[Testing] reviving XO-1 OS builds, as the XO-1.5 release approaches...
holt at laptop.org
Thu Jul 16 17:06:32 EDT 2009
Adric Net wrote:
> Hi all,
> I have an XO-1, some usb sticks, and other odds and ends, along with
> fast Internet access.
> I expect there are others in similar situations who would like to help
> test on XO-1 ... if only
> to make sure that their hardware will continue to run the new code.
> How can we help?
> Is there an image available? Will it come in via the old olpc-update
> rsync script?
Huge thanks Adric -- let's expand this effort to embrace the ~1 million
XO Laptops out in the field -- supporting the latest Sugar(s) into the
"A fairly decent general knowledge of the Linux ecosystem is
necessary, but it is not an overly difficult task."
Start Here: http://wiki.laptop.org/go/F11_for_XO1
Can you provide Fedora 11 virtual machine(s) with sudo access and a
decent amount of disk space to the community?
Don't hesitate to ask DSD at laptop.org & I further questions (as you have
below) and we'll do our best to get them all answered,
> Or is it more like you need a build manager to put one together before
> that will be possible?
> Further, I also have some server space and bandwidth available for
> mirrors and seeds.
> ( I think y'all are full up on web tools and wikis, or I'd offer those
> too. *g* )
> So, where should I, and the testing community I have crossposted to
> *wave*, start ?
> And when will it be helpful to pull in some parents of XO-1 kids to
> try this out on?
> Adric Net
> adric at adric.net
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