xdpyinfo - cursor

2009-12-07 Thread Mikus Grinbergs
os54. Noticed xdpyinfo telling me - largest cursor: 1200x900 Oughtn't that be smaller ? mikus ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel

Re: side/side batt. life in suspend

2009-12-07 Thread Tiago Marques
On Mon, Dec 7, 2009 at 2:00 AM, James Cameron qu...@laptop.org wrote: On Sat, Dec 05, 2009 at 06:56:58PM +, Tiago Marques wrote: I went to the wiki yesterday and found the information that the LiFePO4 batteries have 2 or 4 cells, rated at 22Watt hours. Is this rating the same or is it half

Fwd: side/side batt. life in suspend

2009-12-07 Thread Tiago Marques
-- Forwarded message -- From: Tiago Marques tiago...@gmail.com Date: Mon, Dec 7, 2009 at 3:20 PM Subject: Re: side/side batt. life in suspend To: Richard A. Smith rich...@laptop.org On Mon, Dec 7, 2009 at 5:16 AM, Richard A. Smith rich...@laptop.org wrote: On 12/06/2009 09:00

Re: Fwd: side/side batt. life in suspend

2009-12-07 Thread Richard A. Smith
On 12/07/2009 10:20 AM, Tiago Marques wrote: I see. So when OEMs quote a number, it's not something exactly accurate also? Depends on how they measured it. Some mfgs will give you Wh for the cell in the specs but most just give you mAh. mAh is easier to compute. -- Richard A. Smith

Re: side/side batt. life in suspend

2009-12-07 Thread Tiago Marques
I see. Thanks for your input. Best regards, Tiago On Mon, Dec 7, 2009 at 3:31 PM, Richard A. Smith rich...@laptop.org wrote: On 12/07/2009 10:20 AM, Tiago Marques wrote: I see. So when OEMs quote a number, it's not something exactly accurate also? Depends on how they measured it.  Some

Swap to SD cards: performance and burnout test

2009-12-07 Thread Emiliano Pastorino
Hi everyone, We're testing how much performance you gain by swapping to an sd card. The first thing we need to do is to compare the performance between a regular XO 1.0 (no swapping) and one which swaps to an SD card. The other thing is to measure how long an SD lasts if used that way. So long,

Re: 8.2.2 Beta-1 test request

2009-12-07 Thread Paul Fox
milan wrote: On Fri, Dec 4, 2009 at 7:34 AM, Martin Langhoff martin.langh...@gmail.com wrote: With these changes, the touchpads should move a little bit slower, have a bit more precision, and be a lot less 'jumpy'. In fact, when they data gets jumpy, the driver ignores the data

Re: 8.2.2 Beta-1 test request

2009-12-07 Thread Milan Zimmermann
On Mon, Dec 7, 2009 at 12:44 PM, Paul Fox-2 [via OLPC] ml-node+4127361-1315716...@n2.nabble.com wrote: milan wrote:     On Fri, Dec 4, 2009 at 7:34 AM, Martin Langhoff   [hidden email] wrote:     With these changes, the touchpads should move a little bit slower,   have a bit more

Re: Swap to SD cards: performance and burnout test

2009-12-07 Thread Sascha Silbe
On Mon, Dec 07, 2009 at 03:41:10PM -0200, Emiliano Pastorino wrote: We're testing how much performance you gain by swapping to an sd card. Please state exactly what SD card you're using if you publish your results. There seem to be quite some differences in behaviour even among a single

Re: xdpyinfo - cursor

2009-12-07 Thread Bert Freudenberg
On 07.12.2009, at 15:37, Mikus Grinbergs wrote: os54. Noticed xdpyinfo telling me - largest cursor: 1200x900 Oughtn't that be smaller ? Seems pretty normal for XRender, no? - Bert - ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org

Re: Secure or Unsecure?

2009-12-07 Thread John Watlington
Chris, She probably has a machine with OS31 on it. I doubt olpc-update will work until she upgrades via OFW first. wad On Dec 6, 2009, at 5:03 PM, Chris Ball wrote: Hi Caryl, First, I don't know how to tell if the machine is secured or not. It's definitely unsecured. As a

1.5 - gnome-packagekit?

2009-12-07 Thread Reuben K. Caron
In the sugar environment we have the great resource of activities.sugarlabs.org that children can browse through to add new activities. However, on the Gnome side of things we only have the yum terminal commands. While I realize children can add, remove, and install programs using such

Re: Swap to SD cards: performance and burnout test

2009-12-07 Thread Neil Graham
On Mon, 2009-12-07 at 19:16 +0100, Sascha Silbe wrote: On Mon, Dec 07, 2009 at 03:41:10PM -0200, Emiliano Pastorino wrote: Does anyone come out with a possible test? Compilation in general (e.g. Linux kernel or sugar-jhbuild) seems to be quite stressful to SD cards and often consumes a lot

Re: 1.5 - gnome-packagekit?

2009-12-07 Thread Neil Graham
On Mon, 2009-12-07 at 19:13 -0500, Reuben K. Caron wrote: Since .XO and .XOL bundles were specifically designed to be safe for installation and removal, I'm concerned the inclusion of gnome- packagekit would allow one to more easily break their installation but I also think it would be

Alternative to Create a new wireless network

2009-12-07 Thread Reuben K. Caron
Daniel, Since we've run into problems with creating ad-hocs networks on the XO 1.5 (1) (2), I've been thinking about this functionality, the change in UI behavior and perhaps the decrease in usability and I don't like it. I believe it is clunky to have children create their own

Re: Alternative to Create a new wireless network

2009-12-07 Thread John Watlington
On Dec 7, 2009, at 9:04 PM, Reuben K. Caron wrote: Daniel, Since we've run into problems with creating ad-hocs networks on the XO 1.5 (1) (2), I've been thinking about this functionality, the change in UI behavior and perhaps the decrease in usability and I don't like it. I believe it is

Re: Alternative to Create a new wireless network

2009-12-07 Thread Reuben K. Caron
On Dec 7, 2009, at 9:12 PM, John Watlington wrote: On Dec 7, 2009, at 9:04 PM, Reuben K. Caron wrote: Daniel, Since we've run into problems with creating ad-hocs networks on the XO 1.5 (1) (2), I've been thinking about this functionality, the change in UI behavior and perhaps the

Getting Started With Testing

2009-12-07 Thread Caryl Bigenho
Hi... Thanks to the patience of James Cameron on IRC last night (probably morning for him), I now have the XO-1.5 B machine Adam sent all updated to the latest firmware (q3a18) and software (54) builds. Are there specific things I should test or should I just play until I break something?

FW: Secure or Unsecure?

2009-12-07 Thread Caryl Bigenho
Hi John, Last night, with the help of James Cameron on irc, I managed to update the firmware to q3a18 and the software to build 54. He did a superb job of walking me through the process. All seems to be working fine with the expected bugs (no camera yet). Now I just need someone to

Re: Alternative to Create a new wireless network

2009-12-07 Thread Mikus Grinbergs
Since we've run into problems with creating ad-hocs networks on the XO 1.5 I believe these tickets deal with the consequences of having long *names* for systems, rather than with whether ad-hoc networks *can* be created on the XO-1.5. I believe it is clunky to have children create their own

Re: [support-gang] FW: Secure or Unsecure?

2009-12-07 Thread James Cameron
On Mon, Dec 07, 2009 at 04:53:12PM -0800, Caryl Bigenho wrote: All seems to be working fine with the expected bugs (no camera yet). Now I just need someone to tell me what I should test. I don't want to just duplicate what has already been done. Should I just play until something breaks or

Re: Alternative to Create a new wireless network

2009-12-07 Thread James Cameron
I thought the reason we have this change at the moment is that we have tracked the change done by Sugar development upstream, between 0.82 and 0.84 ... and we have chosen not to merge the XO-1 specific changes we did for 0.82. Today during a simulated training and assessment (for my training

Re: Alternative to Create a new wireless network

2009-12-07 Thread John Watlington
On Dec 8, 2009, at 1:04 AM, James Cameron wrote: On Mon, Dec 07, 2009 at 09:04:52PM -0500, Reuben K. Caron wrote: If randomly set, how do we avoid channel overlaps and interference. OpenFirmware has a method to detect channel use and avoid it, and it is used in the NANDblaster feature on

FW: Help me!!!

2009-12-07 Thread email . pankaj88
-original message- Subject: Help me!!! From: email.panka...@gmail.com Date: 08/12/2009 12:24 pm Im new member n i want to start . Pls help me wat i should do first. ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel

Dis is panks , again

2009-12-07 Thread email . pankaj88
Is dis necessary to learn python coz i know c,c++ and vc++. If yes, suggest me a good tutorial on python and pygames. Thanx in advance. U ppl are really helpful. :) ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel

Re: [Server-devel] [IAEP] Sharing EToys projects

2009-12-07 Thread Dave Bauer
On Sun, Dec 6, 2009 at 7:22 PM, Gerald Ardito gerald.ard...@gmail.comwrote: Tomeu, There is no mime type that I can see. The Journal entry simply says File filename.pr from url for file. This is no different, by the way, when I upload and then download games we made in Memorize. However,

Re: [Server-devel] [IAEP] Sharing EToys projects

2009-12-07 Thread Bert Freudenberg
On 07.12.2009, at 22:08, Dave Bauer wrote: On Mon, Dec 7, 2009 at 4:04 PM, Bert Freudenberg b...@freudenbergs.de wrote: On 07.12.2009, at 21:54, Dave Bauer wrote: On Sun, Dec 6, 2009 at 7:22 PM, Gerald Ardito gerald.ard...@gmail.com wrote: Tomeu, There is no mime type that I can see. The

Re: [Server-devel] [IAEP] Sharing EToys projects

2009-12-07 Thread Dave Bauer
On Mon, Dec 7, 2009 at 4:13 PM, Bert Freudenberg b...@freudenbergs.dewrote: On 07.12.2009, at 22:08, Dave Bauer wrote: On Mon, Dec 7, 2009 at 4:04 PM, Bert Freudenberg b...@freudenbergs.dewrote: On 07.12.2009, at 21:54, Dave Bauer wrote: On Sun, Dec 6, 2009 at 7:22 PM, Gerald Ardito

Re: [Server-devel] [IAEP] Sharing EToys projects

2009-12-07 Thread Gerald Ardito
Dave, It works perfectly! Thanks for all of the work and the fast turnaround time. I send you an XO orchestrated wave! Best, Gerald On Mon, Dec 7, 2009 at 4:39 PM, Dave Bauer dave.ba...@gmail.com wrote: On Mon, Dec 7, 2009 at 4:13 PM, Bert Freudenberg b...@freudenbergs.dewrote: On