[ANNOUNCE] Sucrose 0.84 Release Candidate 2 (0.83.6)

2009-02-23 Thread Simon Schampijer
Dear Sugar Community, this is Release Candidate 2 for the upcoming 0.84 Release - see the [1] for more details. Only one more week to go in this release cycle. Please test this release and report all the bugs you find that we are able to fix them in time. A friendly BugSquad [2] will be

Re: SD content disappearance

2009-02-23 Thread Mikus Grinbergs
- I am running normally, with access to my SD card content - I plug in an (additional) USB external storage device - I can no longer access my SD card content Is this a workflow you also followed with 8.2? IOWs, any reason to believe it's new in 8.2.1? Now that I think about it some

[Server-devel] XS-rsync: automatic .contents creation

2009-02-23 Thread Daniel Drake
If the XS shipped olpc-contents (http://xs-dev.laptop.org/~cscott/repos/joyride/olpc-contents-2.5-1.i386.rpm) then it would be easy to make XS-rsync be able to generate the .contents file automatically from the .tar.bz2 tree file. Is it possible to include that RPM, and would such patches be

Re: Latest on Read Etexts and espeak

2009-02-23 Thread James Simmons
Tony, I did some more work on Read Etexts this weekend and have published a bundle for version 8 on the Wiki. I think that this, along with the instructions I provided for installing speech-dispatcher, should meet your needs. If it does, tell your friends, if not, tell me. A fellow named

2 problems with 8.2.1

2009-02-23 Thread Aaron Konstam
I find 2 problems with the 8.2.1 system I installed on my xo. To date I have not seen other complaints of the same type so maybe my machine is uniquely faulty: 1. I have to repeatedly resync the touchpads, where repeatedly means every 15 minutes or so. 2. I have been unable to get the xo to

How do I get my Activities on Pootle?

2009-02-23 Thread James Simmons
I have been reading the articles on the OLPC Wiki on Pootle and the one piece of information I can't seem to find is how to go about getting my own Activities submitted for translation. I registered for the Pootle server and found only a small handful of projects were being worked on, and

Re: How do I get my Activities on Pootle?

2009-02-23 Thread Sayamindu Dasgupta
Hi, On Mon, Feb 23, 2009 at 10:54 PM, James Simmons jim.simm...@walgreens.com wrote: I have been reading the articles on the OLPC Wiki on Pootle and the one piece of information I can't seem to find is how to go about getting my own Activities submitted for translation. I registered for the

Re: [ANNOUNCE] Sucrose 0.84 Release Candidate 2 (0.83.6)

2009-02-23 Thread david
On Mon, 23 Feb 2009, Simon Schampijer wrote: Dear Sugar Community, this is Release Candidate 2 for the upcoming 0.84 Release - see the [1] for more details. Only one more week to go in this release cycle. Please test this release and report all the bugs you find that we are able to fix them

Re: [Server-devel] @a...@...?

2009-02-23 Thread Gerald Ardito
Hello, I have been reading this thread with great interest, and it has allowed me to fix the ejabberd problem with my school server. Ejabberd is now running the way it is supposed to and I was able to set up the @online@ users. The problem I am having now is that when I go to Register the

Re: [Server-devel] @a...@...?

2009-02-23 Thread John Watlington
In order for registration to work, a laptop needs to be able to resolve schoolserver in the default DNS domain. DHCP provides the default DNS domain, as well as a pointer to the DNS server for that domain. If for some reason you are pointing the XO's to a DNS server other than that provided by

Re: [Sugar-devel] [ANNOUNCE] Sucrose 0.84 Release Candidate 2 (0.83.6)

2009-02-23 Thread Simon Schampijer
Simon Schampijer wrote: Dear Sugar Community, this is Release Candidate 2 for the upcoming 0.84 Release - see the [1] for more details. Only one more week to go in this release cycle. Please test this release and report all the bugs you find that we are able to fix them in time. A

Re: [ANNOUNCE] Sucrose 0.84 Release Candidate 2 (0.83.6)

2009-02-23 Thread david
On Mon, 23 Feb 2009, Simon Schampijer wrote: da...@lang.hm wrote: On Mon, 23 Feb 2009, Simon Schampijer wrote: Dear Sugar Community, this is Release Candidate 2 for the upcoming 0.84 Release - see the [1] for more details. Only one more week to go in this release cycle. Please test this

New staging build 34

2009-02-23 Thread Build Announcer v2
http://xs-dev.laptop.org/~cscott/xo-1/streams/staging/build34 Changes in build 34 from build: 33 Size delta: 0.00M -kernel 2.6.25-20090129.1.olpc.a3e1b6fe884eb2d +kernel 2.6.25-20090223.1.olpc.69098d87d56945c -- This mail was automatically generated See

8.2.1 activity launch failure not recorded

2009-02-23 Thread Mikus Grinbergs
I had the RoadMap Activity installed on my 800 system. I just updated (via manual 'sugar-install-bundle') to the latest version. Now it does not launch. The fault is likely to be mine - I either goofed the manual install, or should not have applied the latest-and-greatest to 8.2.1.

Re: [Sugar-devel] Pippy not ready for Sucrose

2009-02-23 Thread Brian Jordan
Hi Simon, Yup, I will have it completed this week. Apologies for my recent absence, and thanks for the reminder: -- Forwarded message -- From: Brian Jordan bcjor...@gmail.com Date: Mon, Feb 23, 2009 at 3:10 PM Subject: Re: Migrating activities from OLPC to SL To: David Farning

Re: [Server-devel] @a...@...?

2009-02-23 Thread Martin Langhoff
Hi Gerald! On Tue, Feb 24, 2009 at 10:16 AM, Gerald Ardito gma...@gmail.com wrote: The problem I am having now is that when I go to Register the laptops, I get an error message that the server cannot be found. I can ping the server from the XOs and vice versa, so I am not sure what is

XO memory size

2009-02-23 Thread Derek Zhou
Hi all, I am running debxo on a XO I got from 2008 G1G1. I just noticed that the memory size is only 221776K according to /proc/meminfo. I know that there is 16M used as video memory, so there should be 256M-16M = 240M available to linux, right? I search around and see some people has about

Re: XO memory size

2009-02-23 Thread quozl
Sounds interesting. Which version of debxo? Show us the output of /proc/meminfo. Another thing is X drawing is very slow; however if I add: Option FBSize 8388608 to xorg.conf, it becomes visibly faster. Why is limiting the video ram to half the size make it faster? Good question, I'll

Re: 8.2.1 activity launch failure not recorded

2009-02-23 Thread Gary C Martin
On 23 Feb 2009, at 22:27, Mikus Grinbergs wrote: I had the RoadMap Activity installed on my 800 system. I just updated (via manual 'sugar-install-bundle') to the latest version. Now it does not launch. The fault is likely to be mine - I either goofed the manual install, or should not have

getting the truth about future releases onto wiki.laptop.org

2009-02-23 Thread S Page
9.1.0 is cancelled, joyride does not incorporate latest Sucrose, O.S. development is taking place elsewhere. Such adjustments have made big chunks of wiki.laptop.org deceptive. AFAIK, no one has put this change in direction on the wiki (?!), so I jumped in. * I started with

New staging build 35

2009-02-23 Thread Build Announcer v2
http://xs-dev.laptop.org/~cscott/xo-1/streams/staging/build35 Changes in build 35 from build: 34 Size delta: 0.00M -bootfw q2e32-1.olpc2.unsigned +bootfw q2e33-1.olpc2.unsigned --- Changes for bootfw q2e33-1.olpc2.unsigned from q2e32-1.olpc2.unsigned --- + Improved pagination of key override

New release8.2.1 build 801

2009-02-23 Thread Build Announcer v2
http://pilgrim.laptop.org/~pilgrim/xo-1/streams/8.2.1/build801 Changes in build 801 from build: 800 Size delta: 0.00M -bootfw q2e30-1.olpc2.unsigned +bootfw q2e33-1.olpc2.unsigned -olpc-update 2.17-1 +olpc-update 2.18-1 -kernel 2.6.25-20090129.1.olpc.a3e1b6fe884eb2d +kernel

Re: [Wiki-gang] getting the truth about future releases onto wiki.laptop.org

2009-02-23 Thread Samuel Klein
no need for page deletions; there's still a lot to be worked out over the coming months. I believe joyride is working as designed at the moment and should be updated once 8.2.1 is quite out the door. SJ On Mon, Feb 23, 2009 at 8:03 PM, S Page i...@skierpage.com wrote: 9.1.0 is cancelled,

Re: New release8.2.1 build 801

2009-02-23 Thread david
On Mon, 23 Feb 2009, Build Announcer v2 wrote: Changes in build 801 from build: 800 Size delta: 0.00M -bootfw q2e30-1.olpc2.unsigned +bootfw q2e33-1.olpc2.unsigned shouldn't a release have a signed firmware image. David Lang ___ Devel mailing

Re: New release8.2.1 build 801

2009-02-23 Thread Chris Ball
Hi, shouldn't a release have a signed firmware image. This unsigned 8.2.1-801 build contains an unsigned firmware, but the process of signing 8.2.1-801 to turn it into candidate-801 (which has been done) pokes inside the build image and signs the firmware inside. - Chris. -- Chris Ball

ActivityTeam meeting

2009-02-23 Thread Wade Brainerd
Hi all, We are holding our second ActivityTeam meeting this Friday at 12pm EST (17:00 UTC). It should last 1 hour (the length of my lunch break). Hope to see you there! What: Activity Team meeting When: 27 February 2009, 12:00 pm EST Where: irc.freenode.net, #sugar-meeting Agenda: * Catch

a Pippy equivalent for JavaScript + canvas

2009-02-23 Thread S Page
Don't bet against the browser part XIV: Looking at the Pippy Python graphics code examples, they remind me of some of the bits of canvas tag programming around the net. So one could imagine bundling a JavaScript editor with some glue HTML and making a Pippy equivalent. It's been done,

Re: getting the truth about future releases onto wiki.laptop.org

2009-02-23 Thread Mikus Grinbergs
no need for page deletions; there's still a lot to be worked out over the coming months. I believe joyride is working as designed at the moment and should be updated once 8.2.1 is quite out the door. The substantial thing that Joyride has going for it is that it *finally* provides a working

Re: New release8.2.1 build 801

2009-02-23 Thread rihowa...@gmail.com
Release 8.2.1 build 801 fails to connect to my AP (linksys WRT54g L ) . AP Icon starts to pulse then stops. Never connects. Worked fine with build 800 and with build 800 updated with q2e32. On Feb 23, 2009, at 5:38 PM, Build Announcer v2 wrote:

Re: [Server-devel] @a...@...?

2009-02-23 Thread Daniel Drake
2009/2/23, Martin Langhoff martin.langh...@gmail.com: How to test? Firstly, what's the actual bug being addressed? - pay extra attention at the output of ejabberd connected-users - should be in sync with what users see on their network view Where do we view this output? - tail the ejabberd

Re: [Server-devel] XS-rsync: automatic .contents creation

2009-02-23 Thread Martin Langhoff
On Tue, Feb 24, 2009 at 4:12 AM, Daniel Drake d...@laptop.org wrote: If the XS shipped olpc-contents (http://xs-dev.laptop.org/~cscott/repos/joyride/olpc-contents-2.5-1.i386.rpm) then it would be easy to make XS-rsync be able to generate the .contents file automatically from the .tar.bz2 tree

Re: [Server-devel] @a...@...?

2009-02-23 Thread Martin Langhoff
On Mon, Feb 23, 2009 at 8:43 PM, Martin Langhoff martin.langh...@gmail.com wrote: On Mon, Feb 23, 2009 at 7:27 PM, Martin Langhoff martin.langh...@gmail.com wrote: How to install it? Or grab the 0.5.2-dev01 iso that should materialise at http://xs-dev.laptop.org/xs/other/ soon. It also