Re: [Server-devel] [ANNOUNCE] XSCE-0.4 released!

2013-10-03 Thread David Leeming
Well done all involved. I'll certainly try it out ASAP. Which are the relevant wiki and/or schoolserver wordpress pages? David Leeming Solomon Islands From: server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org [mailto:server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org] On Behalf Of Anna Sent: Friday, 4 October 2013

Re: [Server-devel] [XSCE] RE: [ANNOUNCE] XSCE-0.4 released!

2013-10-03 Thread David Leeming
You right, it's there. My haste. David Leeming Solomon Islands -Original Message- From: server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org [mailto:server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org] On Behalf Of James Cameron Sent: Friday, 4 October 2013 9:48 a.m. To: xsce-de...@googlegroups.com Cc: server

[Server-devel] XSCE automatic login permission denied

2013-08-21 Thread David Leeming
in the steps listed here: http://wiki.laptop.org/go/User:Holt/XS_Community_Edition/0.3/Installing David Leeming Solomon Islands Rural Link P.O.Box 652 Honiara, Solomon Islands +677 7476396 (m) +677 24419 (h) www.rurallink.com.sb

[Server-devel] XS 0.7 CentOS boot hang

2013-08-20 Thread David Leeming
and the fix is to boot in single user mode and delete xorg.conf. But tried that and it still hung but with scrolling boot text on the screen. David Leeming Solomon Islands Rural Link P.O.Box 652 Honiara, Solomon Islands +677 7476396 (m) +677 24419 (h) www.rurallink.com.sb

Re: [Server-devel] XS 0.7 CentOS boot hang

2013-08-20 Thread David Leeming
Thanks. That allowed me to establish that it's a HDD problem. David -Original Message- From: sv3...@gmail.com [mailto:sv3...@gmail.com] On Behalf Of Sameer Verma Sent: Wednesday, 21 August 2013 6:42 a.m. To: Samuel Greenfeld Cc: David Leeming; XS Devel Subject: Re: [Server-devel] XS

Re: [Server-devel] Attempting to upgrade XO 1.5 firmware. Says activation lease not found

2013-07-18 Thread David Leeming
Kevin, Is this a 2GB XO-1.5? We found it can't be upgraded beyond 883 without changing the internal memory card for a larger one. My 2 cents worth... David -Original Message- From: server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org [mailto:server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org] On Behalf Of Daniel

Re: [Server-devel] XSCE Sprint

2013-07-11 Thread David Leeming
This will be very useful. Can't wait to try it. David Leeming Solomon Islands -Original Message- From: server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org [mailto:server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org] On Behalf Of Tony Anderson Sent: Thursday, 11 July 2013 6:49 p.m. To: James Cameron; server-devel

[Server-devel] Installing XSCE on XO-1

2013-07-01 Thread David Leeming
). How can we get the developer key? We don't have any unlocked XOs available... (we checked the date/time on the XO was correct) David Leeming Leeming Consulting, P.O. Box 652, Honiara, Solomon Islands Tel: +677 747-6396 (m) 24419 (h) www.leeming-consulting.com

Re: [Server-devel] XSCE links to filesfrom Moodle

2013-06-26 Thread David Leeming
Thanks Jerry your pointer was spot on. I edited the Directory permissions in /etc/httpd/conf.d/html.conf from the old syntax to Require all granted and it solved the problem. David From: David Leeming [mailto:da...@leeming-consulting.com] Sent: Wednesday, 26 June 2013 2:36 p.m

Re: [Server-devel] Best XSCE strategy for us in Pacific with XO-1.5 2GB Testing XSCE 3 on XO 1.5 2GB os855

2013-06-20 Thread David Leeming
noted Anna's advice and copied the yum cache. When I repeat with the larger card I will try and use that to reduce downloading. David Leeming Solomon Islands -Original Message- From: server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org [mailto:server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org] On Behalf Of David

Re: [Server-devel] Testing XSCE 3 on XO 1.5 2GB os855

2013-06-17 Thread David Leeming
it from file:///home/.devkey.html because the link in Browse led to a secure connection failure due to invalid certificate. David -Original Message- From: David Farning [mailto:dfarn...@activitycentral.com] Sent: Monday, 17 June 2013 9:24 p.m. To: David Leeming Cc: George Hunt; Jerry Vonau

Re: [Server-devel] Testing XSCE 3 on XO 1.5 2GB os855

2013-06-17 Thread David Leeming
Message- From: David Farning [mailto:dfarn...@activitycentral.com] Sent: Monday, 17 June 2013 9:24 p.m. To: David Leeming Cc: George Hunt; Jerry Vonau; server-devel Subject: Re: [Server-devel] Testing XSCE 3 on XO 1.5 2GB os855 Yikes, you are having some bad luck with this install. Thanks

Re: [Server-devel] Best XSCE strategy for us in Pacific with XO-1.5 2GB Testing XSCE 3 on XO 1.5 2GB os855

2013-06-17 Thread David Leeming
Thanks all for the great help and information. I will install the 13.1.0 os on my 1.5 on an external 8GB SD card and then test the XCSE installation, and let you know. David Leeming Solomon Islands -Original Message- From: qu...@us.netrek.org [mailto:qu...@us.netrek.org] On Behalf

Re: [Server-devel] Testing XSCE 3 on XO 1.5 2GB os855

2013-06-14 Thread David Leeming
OK ... but can you give me a preview, I will test it and give feedback David -Original Message- From: David Farning [mailto:dfarn...@activitycentral.com] Sent: Saturday, 15 June 2013 10:34 a.m. To: David Leeming Cc: George Hunt; Jerry Vonau; server-devel Subject: Re: [Server-devel

[Server-devel] Testing XSCE 3 on XO 1.5 2GB os855

2013-06-13 Thread David Leeming
' Tried to do that but xs-config: command not found David Leeming Solomon Islands ___ Server-devel mailing list Server-devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/server-devel

Re: [Server-devel] Testing XSCE 3 on XO 1.5 2GB os855

2013-06-13 Thread David Leeming
Sorry just realised the XO is only installed with 11.3.1 (os855) However, is it still possible to work around? It's not easy or cheap to download the os file. David From: David Leeming [mailto:da...@leeming-consulting.com] Sent: Friday, 14 June 2013 12:28 p.m. To: 'server-devel

Re: [Server-devel] Testing XSCE 3 on XO 1.5 2GB os855

2013-06-13 Thread David Leeming
: David Farning [mailto:dfarn...@activitycentral.com] Sent: Friday, 14 June 2013 1:31 p.m. To: David Leeming; George Hunt; Jerry Vonau Cc: server-devel Subject: Re: [Server-devel] Testing XSCE 3 on XO 1.5 2GB os855 Hmm, that is an interesting point that we kind of took for granted. Our goal

RE: XO-1.5 build 885 no space in journal

2013-06-12 Thread David Leeming
- From: qu...@us.netrek.org [mailto:qu...@us.netrek.org] On Behalf Of James Cameron Sent: Wednesday, 12 June 2013 12:55 p.m. To: David Leeming Cc: 'OLPC Devel' Subject: Re: XO-1.5 build 885 no space in journal You can tell the size of each activity roughly like this, in Terminal, cd

RE: Re-install os885 on XO-1.5 error

2013-06-12 Thread David Leeming
... David -Original Message- From: qu...@us.netrek.org [mailto:qu...@us.netrek.org] On Behalf Of James Cameron Sent: Thursday, 13 June 2013 3:47 p.m. To: David Leeming Cc: 'OLPC Devel' Subject: Re: Re-install os885 on XO-1.5 error G'day David, The CPU temperature of 54 celcius is a bit

XO-1.5 build 885 no space in journal

2013-06-11 Thread David Leeming
of using the activities or downloads to cause the Journal full popup to appear. Is this the build they should be using? How can we work around this? Thanks for help, David Leeming Solomon Islands www.rurallink.com.sb ___ Devel mailing

RE: XO-1.5 build 885 no space in journal

2013-06-11 Thread David Leeming
...@us.netrek.org [mailto:qu...@us.netrek.org] On Behalf Of James Cameron Sent: Wednesday, 12 June 2013 11:50 a.m. To: David Leeming Cc: 'OLPC Devel' Subject: Re: XO-1.5 build 885 no space in journal G'day David, Build 885 is OLPC OS 11.3.1. This release predated automatic sizing. Check which build

Re: [Server-devel] ANNOUNCEMENT XSCE 0.3 Final Release

2013-06-11 Thread David Leeming
one at my leisure. David Leeming Solomon Islands From: server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org [mailto:server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org] On Behalf Of George Hunt Sent: Friday, 7 June 2013 11:07 a.m. To: Community Support Volunteers -- who help respond to help AT laptop.org Cc: Support

Re: [Server-devel] 12 Volt power system for School Servers.

2013-05-30 Thread David Leeming
. They will work on 9-27V so even with 12V, you can get very long cable runs, and you can screw in a vertical omni or your antenna of choice. We didn't use them in the deployment above but I would do in the future. David Leeming Solomon Islands -Original Message- From: server-devel-boun

[Server-devel] Server usage statistics

2012-11-24 Thread David Leeming
? The data we want is the activity report available in Moodle from the user account detail. David Leeming Solomon Islands ___ Server-devel mailing list Server-devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/server-devel

x11vnc

2012-11-15 Thread David Leeming
-rawhide.repo rpmfusion-nonfree.repo rpmfusion-nonfree-updates.repo rpmfusion-nonfree-updates-testing.repo David Leeming Solomon Islands ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel

12.1.0 on XO-1 customization stick

2012-11-14 Thread David Leeming
powering off. Perhaps the instructions on the wiki page above are outdated? David Leeming Solomon Islands ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel

Re: [Server-devel] Networking issue with XS 0.7 on EPC-AT270

2012-08-14 Thread David Leeming
Just to check one of the basic details... Are you aware that the XS-0.7 doesnt configure network by default? You must take extra steps. http://wiki.laptop.org/go/XS_Installing_Software_0.7#Network_configuration Daniel To conclude this thread, well Daniel you have been right. We returned to

Re: [Server-devel] Networking issue with XS 0.7 on EPC-AT270

2012-08-01 Thread David Leeming
, the LEDs don't light up and when trying with a cable and computer, no network detected. Reinstalling with 0.6, the networking works fine David -Original Message- From: Peter Robinson [mailto:pbrobin...@gmail.com] Sent: Wednesday, 1 August 2012 7:28 p.m. To: Jerry Vonau Cc: David Leeming

Re: [Server-devel] Networking issue with XS 0.7 on EPC-AT270

2012-08-01 Thread David Leeming
Hi yes, we ran xs-install (quite a bit of scrolling resulted... will need to capture it. Currently on site, will investigate further over next 24 hrs. Peter, we are using the default 0.7 latest iso with whatever kernel it comes with. David Leeming -Original Message- From: dsdr

Re: [Server-devel] Networking issue with XS 0.7 on EPC-AT270

2012-07-31 Thread David Leeming
On Wed, 2012-08-01 at 09:57 +1000, David Leeming wrote: Hello, I am training some teachers in PNG to set up school servers. We are using the EPC-AT270 (brochure attached, specs on page 7) and previously have installed X_-v0.6 with no problems at all. This time I am trying XS-0.7

Re: [Server-devel] Networking issue with XS 0.7 on EPC-AT270

2012-07-31 Thread David Leeming
On Wed, 2012-08-01 at 09:57 +1000, David Leeming wrote: Hello, I am training some teachers in PNG to set up school servers. We are using the EPC-AT270 (brochure attached, specs on page 7) and previously have installed X_-v0.6 with no problems at all. This time I am trying XS-0.7

Re: [Server-devel] Database error troubleshooting

2012-05-16 Thread David Leeming
database error. I can research this error for default Moodle installations but don't know if there are any specifics related to the XS Moodle configuration. David Leeming -Original Message- From: server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org [mailto:server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org] On Behalf

Re: [Server-devel] XO names when sharing with server

2012-05-12 Thread David Leeming
Thanks, I added my observations to the ticket. David Sounds like http://dev.laptop.org/ticket/10750 Maybe some hints there. -- James Cameron http://quozl.linux.org.au/ ___ Server-devel mailing list Server-devel@lists.laptop.org

[Server-devel] XO names when sharing with server

2012-05-11 Thread David Leeming
been covered before - if there is a ticket I can view or whatnot, would appreciate the tip. David Leeming Solomon Islands ___ Server-devel mailing list Server-devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/server-devel

Re: [Server-devel] Database error troubleshooting

2012-05-10 Thread David Leeming
there has the skills. David Leeming Solomon Islands Rural Link www.rurallink.com.sb -Original Message- From: qu...@us.netrek.org [mailto:qu...@us.netrek.org] On Behalf Of James Cameron Sent: Wednesday, 9 May 2012 6:13 p.m. To: David Leeming Cc: 'Jerry Vonau'; 'XS Devel' Subject: Re

Re: [Server-devel] Database error troubleshooting

2012-05-09 Thread David Leeming
Message- From: qu...@us.netrek.org [mailto:qu...@us.netrek.org] On Behalf Of James Cameron Sent: Wednesday, 9 May 2012 5:35 p.m. To: David Leeming Cc: 'Jerry Vonau'; 'XS Devel' Subject: Re: [Server-devel] Database error troubleshooting The Apache error logs suggest that the database connection

[Server-devel] Database error troubleshooting

2012-05-08 Thread David Leeming
and we managed to check dish space - not a problem, the partitions are only 20% or so used. What else can I suggest to try? David Leeming Solomon Islands ___ Server-devel mailing list Server-devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo

Re: [Server-devel] Database error troubleshooting

2012-05-08 Thread David Leeming
cron.log attached, not very helpful, which other logs might help? David From: server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org [mailto:server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org] On Behalf Of David Leeming Sent: Wednesday, 9 May 2012 11:28 a.m. To: 'XS Devel' Subject: [Server-devel] Database error

RE: [Server-devel] Collaboration XO-1 with XS

2012-04-29 Thread David Leeming
I'll do some work when I get a chance to replicate and isolate the issue and get some data as you suggest. Quick question, is it possible to transfer the database and Moodle history (users, etc) from one XS installation to a new one, i.e. effectively to make a copy..? David Leeming

RE: [Server-devel] Collaboration XO-1 with XS

2012-04-28 Thread David Leeming
made no customisation other than add some links using aliases presented as links on the Moodle home page, what can I do to trouble shoot? David Leeming -Original Message- From: qu...@us.netrek.org [mailto:qu...@us.netrek.org] On Behalf Of James Cameron Sent: Friday, 27 April 2012 7:39 a.m

Re: [Server-devel] Lesotho project network server: obstacles needs

2012-04-28 Thread David Leeming
before, but it's a while ago. OLPC-AU do this so will leave that to Sridhar. We use CD based installation. I too am learning by seat of my pants so happy to share your experience! David Leeming -Original Message- From: jbalc...@laptopstolesotho.org [mailto:jbalc...@laptopstolesotho.org

Collaboration XO-1 with XS

2012-04-26 Thread David Leeming
network history which seems to help. I am copying to both lists as I am not sure where the problem lies. Any advice appreciated and apologies if some of this has been covered in past discussions, if so just a referral would be most appreciated. David Leeming In PNG

[Server-devel] Collaboration XO-1 with XS

2012-04-26 Thread David Leeming
network history which seems to help. I am copying to both lists as I am not sure where the problem lies. Any advice appreciated and apologies if some of this has been covered in past discussions, if so just a referral would be most appreciated. David Leeming In PNG

Re: [Server-devel] Browse or Moodle-XS error - Redirect Loop Redirection limit reached

2012-04-24 Thread David Leeming
On Mon, Apr 23, 2012 at 7:39 AM, David Leeming da...@leeming-consulting.com wrote: Also found a file named.run which is nearly 1GB in size, - I gather this is a debugging file, can I disable the function that generates it? Will Normally named.run should only contain a number, a small integer

[Server-devel] Browse or Moodle-XS error - Redirect Loop Redirection limit reached

2012-04-23 Thread David Leeming
Hello, I am running a training session on the school server but not sure if my problem is Browse or XS so copying to both lists. The trainees are teachers, learning the basics - they have zero computing experience. We are using Browse 129.1 and XS 0.6 with current updates. They have

Re: [Server-devel] Browse or Moodle-XS error - Redirect Loop Redirection limit reached

2012-04-23 Thread David Leeming
or other dynamic resource that has increased in size to the maximum available on this server. Looking for advice on what to do to free up space and get it working again, David From: server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org [mailto:server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org] On Behalf Of David

Re: [Server-devel] Browse or Moodle-XS error - Redirect Loop Redirection limit reached

2012-04-23 Thread David Leeming
-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org [mailto:server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org] On Behalf Of David Leeming Sent: Monday, 23 April 2012 4:09 p.m. To: 'XS Devel' Cc: 'Sugar devel' Subject: [Server-devel] Browse or Moodle-XS error - Redirect Loop Redirection limit reached Hello, I am running

Re: [Server-devel] Lesotho project network server: obstacles needs

2012-04-16 Thread David Leeming
There was a typo - not 187 months... 18... LOL David -Original Message- From: David Leeming [mailto:da...@leeming-consulting.com] Sent: Tuesday, 17 April 2012 6:56 a.m. To: 'jbalc...@laptopstolesotho.org' Cc: 'XS Devel' Subject: RE: [Server-devel] Lesotho project network server

Update error XO-1 883

2012-04-14 Thread David Leeming
yum clean all, reinstalling and trying again, checking date is correct, checking Internet connection is OK, nothing works - but I did this successfully on another XO yesterday. David Leeming In PNG ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http

RE: Update error XO-1 883

2012-04-14 Thread David Leeming
On Sat, Apr 14, 2012 at 11:40 PM, David Leeming da...@leeming-consulting.com wrote: Trying to install x11vnc on an XO-1 build 883 ... olpc-f14/primary http://rpmdropbox.laptop.org/f14/repodata/primary.xml.gz: [Errno -1] Metadata file does not match checksum Trying other mirror ... Error

RE: Update error XO-1 883

2012-04-14 Thread David Leeming
On Sun, Apr 15, 2012 at 12:05 AM, David Leeming da...@leeming-consulting.com wrote: On Sat, Apr 14, 2012 at 11:40 PM, David Leeming da...@leeming-consulting.com wrote: Trying to install x11vnc on an XO-1 build 883 ... olpc-f14/primary http://rpmdropbox.laptop.org/f14/repodata/primary.xml.gz

RE: Update error XO-1 883

2012-04-14 Thread David Leeming
On Sun, Apr 15, 2012 at 12:05 AM, David Leeming da...@leeming-consulting.com wrote: On Sat, Apr 14, 2012 at 11:40 PM, David Leeming da...@leeming-consulting.com wrote: Trying to install x11vnc on an XO-1 build 883 ... olpc-f14/primary http://rpmdropbox.laptop.org/f14/repodata

RE: [Sugar-devel] Installing gstreamer media codecs on XO-1 (solved)

2012-04-05 Thread David Leeming
on XO-1 build 883 David Leeming Solomon Islands Rural Link -Original Message- From: Martin Langhoff [mailto:martin.langh...@gmail.com] Sent: Wednesday, 4 April 2012 6:14 p.m. To: David Leeming Cc: Kevin Mark; Sugar devel; OLPC Devel Subject: Re: [Sugar-devel] Installing gstreamer media

RE: [Sugar-devel] Installing gstreamer media codecs on XO-1

2012-04-03 Thread David Leeming
start from a fresh install on an XO yum localinstall --nogpgcheck rpmfusion-free-stable.rpm yum localinstall --nogpgcheck rpmfusion-nonfree-stable.rpm yum install yum-utils (may be yumutils) mkdir myrpms cd myrpms yumdownloader --resolve package1 package2 ... packageN Once yumdownloader

RE: [Sugar-devel] Installing gstreamer media codecs on XO-1

2012-04-03 Thread David Leeming
A few stumbling blocks for me; (1) the two localinstall commands below each need Internet connections to succeed on a fresh install, or the error is cannot retrieve repository metadata. (2) I don't know what to use for package1 package 2 etc; I tried using gstreamer-plugins-ugly and

Installing gstreamer media codecs on XO-1

2012-03-19 Thread David Leeming
run on a flashdrive? 3. is the update step above necessary (it requires downloading 33MB) 4. In doing the above am I violating a ton of licenses? David Leeming Solomon Islands Rural Link www.rurallink.com.sb ___ Devel mailing list Devel

Installing gstreamer media codecs on XO-1

2012-03-19 Thread David Leeming
(it requires downloading 33MB) 4. In doing the above am I violating a ton of licenses? David Leeming Solomon Islands Rural Link www.rurallink.com.sb ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel

[Server-devel] Changing domain name

2012-01-29 Thread David Leeming
If I change the domain name of an XS (version 0.6 + updates, default installation) after it has been used for sometime, will it cause problems for instance with Moodle? /etc/sysconfig/olpc-scripts/domain_config new name.org David ___

RE: [Sugar-devel] 883 on XO1

2012-01-08 Thread David Leeming
: Monday, 9 January 2012 6:02 a.m. To: Alec Muffett Cc: David Leeming; Sugar devel; de...@laptop.org Subject: Re: [Sugar-devel] 883 on XO1 On 01/06/2012 03:46 AM, Alec Muffett wrote: At the risk of sounding perverse you could do block-level repair on this by having someone put the same file up

RE: [Sugar-devel] 883 on XO1

2012-01-06 Thread David Leeming
Hi Chris! Working on a neat repair with James - will report back how it goes. Cheers for the support! Let me know off list on the localising. David -Original Message- From: Chris Leonard [mailto:cjlhomeaddr...@gmail.com] Sent: Saturday, 7 January 2012 12:59 a.m. To: David Leeming

883 on XO1

2012-01-05 Thread David Leeming
Apologies if this has been explored before, I have not been able to stay current. I am posting on both Sugar and OLPC dev lists. I live in Solomon Islands, where we have very poor Internet access and downloading is affected by satellite latency etc. I just tried to install the latest

RE: [Sugar-devel] 883 on XO1

2012-01-05 Thread David Leeming
Cameron Sent: Friday, 6 January 2012 4:42 p.m. To: David Leeming Cc: 'Sugar devel'; de...@laptop.org Subject: Re: [Sugar-devel] 883 on XO1 Please provide: 1. the names of the files on the USB drive, os883.img fs.zip (renamed from os883.img.fs.zip) 2. the sizes of the two files, in bytes

Re: [Server-devel] deregister laptops

2011-05-15 Thread David Leeming
, the message bus security policy blocked the reply, the reply timeout expired, or the network connection was broken.) I must be missing something obvious? Of course we can always reinstall but would prefer more elegant solution ... David Leeming -Original Message- From: Sridhar Dhanapalan

Re: [Server-devel] deregister laptops

2011-05-14 Thread David Leeming
I am seeking a way to de-register XO-1s (10.1.3) that have been registered on one server to allow them to be registered on another. Previously we used rm /home/olpc/.sugar/default/config this no longer applies as per the thread below... David Leeming Solomon Islands -Original Message

Re: [Server-devel] XS-0.7 plans -- your thoughts please...

2011-01-18 Thread David Leeming
be useful for users with limited grasp of command line stuff for file management. Maybe that is available already David Leeming Solomon Islands Rural Link -Original Message- From: server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org [mailto:server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org] On Behalf Of Daniel Drake

Re: [Server-devel] XS-0.7 plans -- your thoughts please...

2011-01-18 Thread David Leeming
OK point taken! We have used WinSCP on networked Windows PCs too, for this purpose. David Leeming Solomon Islands Rural Link From: Anna [mailto:ascho...@gmail.com] Sent: Wednesday, 19 January 2011 10:11 a.m. To: David Leeming Cc: XS Devel Subject: Re: [Server-devel] XS-0.7 plans

Re: [Server-devel] XS-0.7 plans -- your thoughts please...

2011-01-18 Thread David Leeming
Even if a location doesn't have internet access, daily reporting of the number of unique XOs that got IP addresses would probably be informative. At least you'd have a quick way to see how many XOs are being brought to school and be able to track that over time. Anna Schoolfield Birmingham

Re: [Server-devel] deregister laptops

2010-12-07 Thread David Leeming
On Tue, Dec 07, 2010 at 06:34:05PM +1100, David Leeming wrote: James wrote: David wrote: James wrote: G'day David, XO-1 software release 10.1.2 is based on Sugar 0.84, which moved to using gconf for storing this setting. What should work is: 1. start Terminal activity

Re: [Server-devel] deregister laptops

2010-12-06 Thread David Leeming
G'day David, XO-1 software release 10.1.2 is based on Sugar 0.84, which moved to using gconf for storing this setting. What should work is: 1. start Terminal activity, 2. type sugar-control-panel -c registration 3. use ctrl-alt-erase to restart Sugar. If that doesn't work, please

Re: [Server-devel] deregister laptops

2010-12-06 Thread David Leeming
On Tue, Dec 07, 2010 at 03:19:40PM +1100, David Leeming wrote: G'day David, XO-1 software release 10.1.2 is based on Sugar 0.84, which moved to using gconf for storing this setting. What should work is: 1. start Terminal activity, 2. type sugar-control-panel -c registration 3

Re: [Server-devel] Cloning and hardware addresses

2010-12-03 Thread David Leeming
OK, well the clones seem to working fully. Is there anything we should test in particular? David Leeming Solomon Islands Rural Link -Original Message- From: Martin Langhoff [mailto:martin.langh...@gmail.com] Sent: Saturday, 4 December 2010 3:51 a.m. To: David Leeming Cc: Jerry Vonau

[Server-devel] Cloning and hardware addresses

2010-12-02 Thread David Leeming
this be done another way? David Leeming Solomon Islands Rural Link ___ Server-devel mailing list Server-devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/server-devel

Re: [Server-devel] Cloning and hardware addresses

2010-12-02 Thread David Leeming
Cheers Jerry! David Leeming -Original Message- From: Jerry Vonau [mailto:jvo...@shaw.ca] Sent: Thursday, 2 December 2010 9:02 p.m. To: David Leeming Cc: 'XS Devel' Subject: Re: [Server-devel] Cloning and hardware addresses On Thu, 2010-12-02 at 20:38 +1100, David Leeming wrote: I have

Re: [Server-devel] Cloning and hardware addresses

2010-12-02 Thread David Leeming
On Thu, 2010-12-02 at 20:38 +1100, David Leeming wrote: I have been cloning a “master” XS hard drive onto a number of copies, to be used in different computers (of the exact same type). I used the following simple way of cloning dd bs=8192 if=/dev/sda of=/dev/sdb where sda

Re: [Server-devel] Bridging XS to another network

2010-11-02 Thread David Leeming
of this project, on those I will edit the hosts file. I will be back here next month and will have then bring a second machine with me to br about with at no risk! Many thanks, you've really been a tremendous help, also Anna and other, cheers David Leeming Solomon Islands Rural Link -Original

Re: [Server-devel] Bridging XS to another network

2010-11-01 Thread David Leeming
). The difference is that moodle lives in /var/www/moodle but the wiki lives in /var/www/html/wiki Would be sincerely grateful for the last piece in the puzzle so would all the teachers here, as this firefighting is going on in parallel with the XS/wiki deployment! David Leeming Solomon Islands

Re: [Server-devel] Bridging XS to another network

2010-11-01 Thread David Leeming
On Mon, 2010-11-01 at 05:43 -0500, Jerry Vonau wrote: On Mon, 2010-11-01 at 20:35 +1100, David Leeming wrote: Hi Jerry That sorted it out - almost... I added the gateway and the server can now ping through the router. I added port forwarding for HTTP and success partially

Re: [Server-devel] Bridging XS to another network

2010-11-01 Thread David Leeming
the external net I can browse to http://192.168.0.210/wiki and it works fine but not http://192.168.0.210/ or http://192.168.0.210/moodle Maybe the above is relevant? David -Original Message- From: Jerry Vonau [mailto:jvo...@shaw.ca] Sent: Tuesday, 2 November 2010 9:53 a.m. To: David Leeming Cc

Re: [Server-devel] Bridging XS to another network

2010-10-31 Thread David Leeming
, (not interested in registering XOs on the external network) David Leeming Solomon Islands Rural Link P.O.Box 652 Honiara, Solomon Islands +677 7476396 (m) +677 24419 (h) www.leeming-consulting.com From: server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org [mailto:server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org] On Behalf

Re: [Server-devel] Bridging XS to another network

2010-10-30 Thread David Leeming
to the remote site today for 7 days, and need to crack this one quickly David Leeming Solomon Islands Rural Link From: server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org [mailto:server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org] On Behalf Of David Leeming Sent: Saturday, 30 October 2010 4:11 p.m. To: 'XS Devel

Re: [Server-devel] Bridging XS to another network

2010-10-30 Thread David Leeming
on the router LAN settings to use, and any required changes to the XS networking and routing settings so that it is able to reply back to port 80 requests through the router, I would be most appreciative. David Leeming Solomon Islands Rural Link From: Anna [mailto:ascho...@gmail.com

Re: [Server-devel] Bridging XS to another network

2010-10-30 Thread David Leeming
Anna, What you describe below is what I am trying to do (see the net diagram in my other email). I only want apache/Moodle/wiki to be available to the external network (your regular LAN). You'll see that I have a simple WRT54G router bridging but no matter what I try, I can't see the apache

[Server-devel] Bridging XS to another network

2010-10-29 Thread David Leeming
am trying to do, I'd very much appreciate your advice. David Leeming Solomon Islands Rural Link ___ Server-devel mailing list Server-devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/server-devel

Re: [Server-devel] Bridging XS to another network

2010-10-29 Thread David Leeming
. If anyone reading this recognises what I am trying to do, I'd very much appreciate your advice. David Leeming Solomon Islands Rural Link ___ Server-devel mailing list Server-devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/server-devel

Re: [Server-devel] How to configure XS with only one Ethernet port

2010-10-27 Thread David Leeming
Tom That seems clear enough to me! I will give it a go and confirm back. I had not seen that section or overlooked it. Tahnks. David Leeming Solomon Islands Rural Link -Original Message- From: Tom Parker [mailto:t...@carrott.org] Sent: Wednesday, 27 October 2010 4:22 p.m. To: Jerry

Re: [Server-devel] How to configure XS with only one Ethernet port

2010-10-27 Thread David Leeming
with the USB device Kaweth: failed to set RX mode : -16 Do you know if that's something I should worry about? David Leeming Solomon Islands Rural Link -Original Message- From: Tom Parker [mailto:t...@carrott.org] Sent: Wednesday, 27 October 2010 4:58 p.m. To: David Leeming Cc: 'Jerry Vonau

[Server-devel] How to configure XS with only one Ethernet port

2010-10-26 Thread David Leeming
. functioning as the eth1 interface in default case)? Many thanks for any tips, I looked in the normal wiki locations but could not find what I needed, Otherwise, is there any info on configuring it with a USB Ethernet adapter? David Leeming Solomon Islands Rural Link

Re: [Server-devel] How to configure XS with only one Ethernet port

2010-10-26 Thread David Leeming
a second interface using a USB Ethernet adapter. David Leeming Solomon Islands Rural Link -Original Message- From: Jerry Vonau [mailto:jvo...@shaw.ca] Sent: Wednesday, 27 October 2010 3:31 p.m. To: David Leeming Cc: 'XS Devel' Subject: Re: [Server-devel] How to configure XS with only one

Re: [Server-devel] MediaWiki on XS

2010-10-24 Thread David Leeming
/English). http://wikieducator.org/Patukae_College/OER_Reef_and_Rainforest_wiki_in_Maro vo_Language David Leeming Solomon Islands Rural Link From: server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org [mailto:server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org] On Behalf Of David Leeming Sent: Saturday, 23 October 2010 3

Re: [Server-devel] PDA mambot on XS

2010-10-03 Thread David Leeming
experimenting with that on an Ubuntu 10 machine, or there might be a way to do it with Moodle. It might not be needed, I was happily surfing the XS on an iPhone without any such reformatting. However, I want to see what the range of options are, so I am interested in any feedback. David Leeming Solomon

Re: [Server-devel] PDA mambot on XS

2010-10-01 Thread David Leeming
. David Leeming Solomon Islands Rural Link From: David Leeming [mailto:da...@leeming-consulting.com] Sent: Monday, 27 September 2010 3:18 p.m. To: 'XS Devel' Subject: PDA mambot on XS Hello, Coming from someone with as meagre Linux skills as me this may seem rich. But I am

[Server-devel] PDA mambot on XS

2010-09-26 Thread David Leeming
approach to installing it? David Leeming Leeming International Consulting, P.O.Box 652 Honiara, Solomon Islands +677 7476396 (m) +677 24419 (h) www.leeming-consulting.com ___ Server-devel mailing list Server-devel@lists.laptop.org http

Re: [Server-devel] Cloning

2010-08-19 Thread David Leeming
Leeming -Original Message- From: Martin Langhoff [mailto:martin.langh...@gmail.com] Sent: Friday, 13 August 2010 11:46 p.m. To: David Leeming Cc: XS Devel Subject: Re: [Server-devel] Cloning Hi David, super brief - - get the machine in 'single user mode' (init 1 on the commandline

[Server-devel] Cloning

2010-08-13 Thread David Leeming
Are there any recommended ways of cloning an XS installation? We have tried Ping and Reflect but with difficulty. David Leeming ___ Server-devel mailing list Server-devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/server-devel

[Server-devel] Updating offline

2010-08-08 Thread David Leeming
(eJabberd 2.0.3.11, Moodle xs1.6 and xs1.7, Xs config 0.6.0.18 and Xs activation 0.2.44). What is the procedure to apply them on the XS? David Leeming ___ Server-devel mailing list Server-devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org

Re: [Server-devel] Updating offline

2010-08-08 Thread David Leeming
Missed that, thanks. Done. David From: plo...@gmail.com [mailto:plo...@gmail.com] On Behalf Of Maxime RAYNAUD Sent: Sunday, 8 August 2010 8:25 p.m. To: David Leeming Cc: XS Devel Subject: Re: [Server-devel] Updating offline While i'm no expert on this, i can point to a previous

[Server-devel] Exporting Moodle config from XS

2010-08-07 Thread David Leeming
Is it possible to export the Moodle configuration from the XS and then install it on another server intended for another site? Obviously the user data is not important in this instance. However the second example would be backing it up, when user data is important. David Leeming

Re: [Server-devel] (cancel) Problem with registered users locked out

2010-08-05 Thread David Leeming
Sorry folks... this was just a case of latency, it took time for some changes to propagate through the system David Leeming Leeming Consulting, P.O. Box 652, Honiara, Solomon Islands Tel: +677 747-6396 (m) 24419 (h) www.leeming-consulting.com From: server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org

Re: [Server-devel] wifi setup

2010-08-04 Thread David Leeming
expensive types, and usually in the default state with minimal config - just SSID, simple access mode and DHCP client. Everything on the eth1 network. David Leeming -Original Message- From: server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org [mailto:server-devel-boun...@lists.laptop.org] On Behalf Of Tom

Re: [Server-devel] Server performance feedback and testing suggestions

2010-08-01 Thread David Leeming
Some feedback inserted David, quick comments as you have short time over there. On Fri, Jul 30, 2010 at 5:31 PM, David Leeming da...@leeming-consulting.com wrote: -  One eBox fanless VIA server with 1GB RAM (non-expandable). We had planned two (one for G3-4 and one for G5+) but vital eqt did

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