Building initrd: s/sid/etch/ ?

2009-05-10 Thread Martin Langhoff
I'm getting a build env for the initrd, and the instructions talk about sid. Tracking sid for something as fragile and mission critical as our initrd makes me feel icky. Sid is the bad boy who breaks toys, and it has broken our toys badly at least once. - Do we have a sid chroot we don't update

Re: [Testing] [Sugar-devel] FoodForce II Beta Release

2009-05-10 Thread Manusheel Gupta
Robert, Not sure, why this is happening at your local machine. I don't find this message at my end. I have copied your message to our web team, who will look into this at the earliest. Thank you. Manu On Sun, May 10, 2009 at 6:10 PM, Robert Braxton bobrax...@msn.com wrote: The website link

Re: browse bug

2009-05-10 Thread Tomeu Vizoso
On Sat, May 9, 2009 at 20:23, Tony Anderson t...@olenepal.org wrote: Hi, Curiouser and curiouser. I will try to see if I can reproduce the result. Essentially, I have a bundle .cpxo which is used by ClassroomPresenter. It returned 'document/unknown' on our schoolserver (our mix of XS-0.4).

Re: [Fwd: Re: Ambient light sensing via LED response]

2009-05-10 Thread C. Scott Ananian
On Wed, May 6, 2009 at 6:14 PM, Reinder de Haan r...@mveas.com wrote:     Absolutely not.  The A/D is eight bits, with an input range spanning     0 - 3.3V, so the best you     can hope for is about 13 mV per LSB.  I would guess actual accuracy     to be closer to 26 mV. I think the actual

Re: Does antitheft.py in olpcrd ever do anything?

2009-05-10 Thread C. Scott Ananian
On Tue, May 5, 2009 at 3:21 AM, Martin Langhoff martin.langh...@gmail.com wrote: On Tue, May 5, 2009 at 6:24 AM, C. Scott Ananian csc...@laptop.org wrote: the plan is to implement real EC-based security for Gen 1.5; I recommend ditching the init-based plan completely Any hints or references

Re: [Fwd: Re: Ambient light sensing via LED response]

2009-05-10 Thread Reinder de Haan
C. Scott Ananian wrote: On Wed, May 6, 2009 at 6:14 PM, Reinder de Haan r...@mveas.com wrote: Absolutely not. The A/D is eight bits, with an input range spanning 0 - 3.3V, so the best you can hope for is about 13 mV per LSB. I would guess actual accuracy to be closer to 26

Re: [Fwd: Re: Ambient light sensing via LED response]

2009-05-10 Thread C. Scott Ananian
On Sun, May 10, 2009 at 5:01 PM, Reinder de Haan r...@mveas.com wrote: C. Scott Ananian wrote: On Wed, May 6, 2009 at 6:14 PM, Reinder de Haan r...@mveas.com wrote:     Absolutely not.  The A/D is eight bits, with an input range spanning     0 - 3.3V, so the best you     can hope for is about

Re: [Fwd: Re: Ambient light sensing via LED response]

2009-05-10 Thread Mark Bauer
Hi guys, How can I help with this, I still teach electrical engineering at the University of Nebraska, and before that I have about 25 years in the field. Mostly embedded microcontrollers and stuff. I do have several XOs to work with. I would have jumped in earlier but the end of the

[Testing] [Sugar-devel] FoodForce II Beta Release

2009-05-10 Thread Robert Braxton
The website link causes (in Avast!) a virus has been detected (abort link). Robert Braxton Date: Sat, 9 May 2009 22:07:51 +0530 From: m...@laptop.org To: andresambr...@gmail.com CC: sugar-de...@lists.sugarlabs.org; ga...@lists.laptop.org; vijitthetopco...@gmail.com; devel@lists.laptop.org;

Re: [OLPC-Games] [Testing] [Sugar-devel] FoodForce II Beta Release

2009-05-10 Thread Paul Barchilon
I got the same message when I visited it. The site has likely been hacked and a third party is injecting malware to any computer that visits. The warnings are coming from the browser itself, recent ones have software to detect the problem. Safari, Firefox, and Chrome will all spot it. More