Re: Logjam vulnerability and epiphany.

2020-08-31 Thread James Cameron
p distributing x86 processor builds. > > And OLPC is not like the OpenWRT project, where developers have kept things > up-to-date even for legacy hardware. > > --- > SJG > > On Sun, Aug 30, 2020 at 5:21 PM James Cameron <[1]qu...@laptop.org> wrote: >

Re: Logjam vulnerability and epiphany.

2020-08-30 Thread James Cameron
ki/Oberon > Tel: +1 604 670 0140Bcc: peter at easthope. ca > > ___ > Devel mailing list > Devel@lists.laptop.org > http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel

Re: Hardware test in 1.5 reports temperature rise of 9 or 10 C.

2020-08-10 Thread James Cameron
Peter E. > > -- > https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Medical_Machines > https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Oberon > Tel: +1 604 670 0140Bcc: peter at easthope. ca > > ___ > Devel mailing list > Devel@lists.l

Re: XO1.75

2020-06-08 Thread James Cameron
appreciate it. > Thanks > ___ > Devel mailing list > Devel@lists.laptop.org > http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel

Pinebook 1080p with Sugar 0.117 and Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic for arm64

2020-03-18 Thread James Cameron
a.org/wiki/Pinebook https://www.pine64.org/pinebook/ -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ signature.asc Description: PGP signature ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel

Announcing OLPC OS 13.2.11

2020-01-29 Thread James Cameron
Our thanks to all contributors, testers, upstreams, and those who have provided feedback of any kind. Build file names: 32023o0 32023o1 32023o2 32023o4 -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ signature.asc Description: PGP signature ___ Devel mailing

Re: XO as wireless remote terminal for Internet-in-a-box on Raspberry Pi Zero W

2019-12-10 Thread James Cameron
wsers -- different from tried > > > links2. > > > Not successful with Dillo yet. Make for fltk, a prerequisite, fails with > > > errors (configure errors ?). > > > Will also look at others. > > > Carrol Riddle > > > > > > > On Decemb

Re: XO as wireless remote terminal for Internet-in-a-box on Raspberry Pi Zero W

2019-12-10 Thread James Cameron
h > errors (configure errors ?). > Will also look at others. > Carrol Riddle > > > On December 9, 2019 at 1:07 AM James Cameron wrote: > > > > > > Most web content demands large browser like Chromium or Firefox. > > > > But where the web content is

Re: XO as wireless remote terminal for Internet-in-a-box on Raspberry Pi Zero W

2019-12-08 Thread James Cameron
have not been successful in setting up > options for x display. > > > Carrol Riddle > ___ > Devel mailing list > Devel@lists.laptop.org > http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel

Re: XO's cannot use mirror repo's in YUM update or install

2019-11-10 Thread James Cameron
trying to install rpmfusion in preparing to install > > > exfat-utils and fuse-exfat , but occurs with other installs that have > > > been done in the past. > > > > I'm guessing you might need to update for content that has been > > archived, I thou

Re: OpenFirmware and Linux v5.0 on XO-1.75

2019-04-21 Thread James Cameron
On Sun, Apr 21, 2019 at 12:02:56PM +0200, Lubomir Rintel wrote: > On Sat, 2019-04-20 at 18:08 +1000, James Cameron wrote: > > On Fri, Apr 19, 2019 at 08:58:15AM +0200, Lubomir Rintel wrote: > > > On Mon, 2019-02-25 at 20:00 +1100, James Cameron wrote: > > > > On S

Re: OpenFirmware and Linux v5.0 on XO-1.75

2019-04-20 Thread James Cameron
On Fri, Apr 19, 2019 at 08:58:15AM +0200, Lubomir Rintel wrote: > On Mon, 2019-02-25 at 20:00 +1100, James Cameron wrote: > > On Sat, Feb 23, 2019 at 06:06:56PM +0100, Lubomir Rintel wrote: > > > On Sat, 2019-02-23 at 10:52 +1100, James Cameron wrote: > > > > On F

Re: XO 1.75 mainlining status

2019-04-19 Thread James Cameron
on the GC controller (1<<0), and then there is a udelay(100), 4 reset is released on the GPU AXI (1<<1), and then there is a udelay(100). Don't know why the delays are needed, sorry. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel

Re: OpenFirmware and Linux v5.0 on XO-1.75

2019-02-25 Thread James Cameron
On Sat, Feb 23, 2019 at 06:06:56PM +0100, Lubomir Rintel wrote: > On Sat, 2019-02-23 at 10:52 +1100, James Cameron wrote: > > On Fri, Feb 22, 2019 at 12:14:00PM +0100, Lubomir Rintel wrote: > > > Also, which config? Mine is basically this: > > > https://raw.githubuserc

Re: OpenFirmware and Linux v5.0 on XO-1.75

2019-02-22 Thread James Cameron
On Fri, Feb 22, 2019 at 12:14:00PM +0100, Lubomir Rintel wrote: > On Fri, 2019-02-22 at 17:23 +1100, James Cameron wrote: > > Thanks, very good progress. Here's what I've done; > > > > - reviewed the aggregate change from master branch, and each commit, > > Does it lo

Re: OpenFirmware and Linux v5.0 on XO-1.75

2019-02-21 Thread James Cameron
or so. Until > then some more bindings may settle. > > In particular, my hopes are that some of Armada DRM or EC may make it > into 5.1. Camera works, but needs some more love, perhaps 5.2. > > Take care > Lubo > -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel

Re: Into 2019: XOs Laptops & software upgrades

2019-01-03 Thread James Cameron
t; > [1] https://codewith.mu/en/tutorials/1.0/microbit > [2] https://www.edblocksapp.com/to > [3] https://makecode.microbit.org/ > _______ > Devel mailing list > Devel@lists.laptop.org > http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel -- Jam

Announcing OLPC OS 13.2.10

2018-12-28 Thread James Cameron
feedback of any kind. Build file names: 32022o0 32022o1 32022o2 32022o4 -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ signature.asc Description: PGP signature ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel

Re: Linux next-20181204 on a XO-1.75

2018-12-18 Thread James Cameron
On Tue, Dec 18, 2018 at 11:39:19AM +0100, Lubomir Rintel wrote: > On Sat, 2018-12-08 at 17:26 +1100, James Cameron wrote: > > Thanks. On my test unit, this change was needed; > > > > --- dt.fth.orig 2018-12-04 18:23:57.0 +1100 > > +++ dt.fth 2018-12-

Re: Linux next-20181204 on a XO-1.75

2018-12-07 Thread James Cameron
-" dev /i2c@d4034000/accelerometer@1d" evaluate +" dev /i2c@d4034000/accelerometer@19" evaluate " st,lis3lv02d" +compatible " st,lis331dlh" +compatible device-end -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ __

Re: XO Spare Parts

2018-08-06 Thread James Cameron
> I am happy to make these available to anyone who wants them for just the > cost of shipping. The equipment is located in Australia so international > postage/shipping may be non-trivial. > > Please let me know if you are interested in any of this equipment. >

Re: Disable (?) NM random mac for shared XO wifi - USB0 / Chrome/ Pi Zero

2018-07-28 Thread James Cameron
That's great. I've a Raspberry Pi Zero and XO-1 that I can put together. Might even be room inside or etch some of the back plastic. On Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 08:22:43PM -0400, Carrol Riddle wrote: > All: > With the possibilities narrowed by James Cameron, found something that works > r

Re: Disable (?) NM random mac for shared XO wifi - USB0 / Chrome/ Pi Zero

2018-07-25 Thread James Cameron
onnection file (using > awk, grep, sed ?) and restart NetworkManager. :) . I tried replacing (cp) > with model files, but that has problems (date stamp). > /etc/NetworkManger/connections > > What I see points me to NetworkManager, > > Carrol Riddle > > > On July 14,

Re: Disable (?) NM random mac for shared XO wifi - USB0 / Chrome/ Pi Zero

2018-07-13 Thread James Cameron
{idVendor=1d6b} > > ATTRS{idProduct=0001} > > RUN+="/etc/udev/scripts/rpi" > > > Script rpi: > > ifconfig usb0 down > > ifconfig usb0 hw ether 00:22:82:FF:FF:20 > > ifconfig usb0 up > > _ > > Carrol Riddle > > ebox...@scishare.com > ___ > Devel mailing list > Devel@lists.laptop.org > http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel

Re: [Server-devel] [UKids] easiest way to automate install of a collection 12+ PDF's onto Sugar on XOs?

2018-04-19 Thread James Cameron
On Thu, Apr 19, 2018 at 08:26:27PM -0400, Adam Holt wrote: > On Thu, Apr 19, 2018 at 8:17 PM, James Cameron <[1]qu...@laptop.org> wrote: > > without deleting the identity > key the activity collaboration feature will fail in strange ways. > > What's t

Re: [Server-devel] [UKids] easiest way to automate install of a collection 12+ PDF's onto Sugar on XOs?

2018-04-19 Thread James Cameron
On Thu, Apr 19, 2018 at 08:26:27PM -0400, Adam Holt wrote: > On Thu, Apr 19, 2018 at 8:17 PM, James Cameron <[1]qu...@laptop.org> wrote: > > without deleting the identity > key the activity collaboration feature will fail in strange ways. > > What's t

Re: [Server-devel] [UKids] easiest way to automate install of a collection 12+ PDF's onto Sugar on XOs?

2018-04-19 Thread James Cameron
udents have left MP3's > and > personal files lying around! > > References: > > [1] mailto:h...@laptop.org > [2] mailto:tony_ander...@usa.net > [3] http://wiki.laptop.org/go/Imaging/Side_effects > _______ > Server-dev

Re: [Server-devel] [UKids] easiest way to automate install of a collection 12+ PDF's onto Sugar on XOs?

2018-04-19 Thread James Cameron
udents have left MP3's > and > personal files lying around! > > References: > > [1] mailto:h...@laptop.org > [2] mailto:tony_ander...@usa.net > [3] http://wiki.laptop.org/go/Imaging/Side_effects > _______ > Server-dev

Re: [Server-devel] [UKids] easiest way to automate install of a collection 12+ PDF's onto Sugar on XOs?

2018-04-19 Thread James Cameron
> > References: > > [1] mailto:tony_ander...@usa.net > ___ > Devel mailing list > de...@lists.laptop.org > http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Server-de

Re: [UKids] easiest way to automate install of a collection 12+ PDF's onto Sugar on XOs?

2018-04-19 Thread James Cameron
> > References: > > [1] mailto:tony_ander...@usa.net > ___ > Devel mailing list > Devel@lists.laptop.org > http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel

Re: sugar-install-bundle fails to behave like Browse when installing .xol bundle

2018-04-19 Thread James Cameron
> work post-deployment, as educators seek continuous improvement.) > > References: > > [1] http://download.unleashkids.org/HaitiOS/bundles/livreshaiti.xol > ___ > Devel mailing list > Devel@lists.laptop.org > ht

Re: how to change Sugar's timezone+language after XO deployment

2018-04-19 Thread James Cameron
ase on the keyboard to trigger a restart. > > References: > > [1] http://wiki.laptop.org/go/Sugar_Control_Panel#Setting_The_Timezone > ___ > Devel mailing list > Devel@lists.laptop.org > http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel

Re: [Server-devel] do RPi 3 B+ still need heat sinks?

2018-04-03 Thread James Cameron
On Tue, Apr 03, 2018 at 08:35:54PM -0400, Adam Holt wrote: > On Tue, Apr 3, 2018 at 8:17 PM, James Cameron <[1]qu...@laptop.org> wrote: > > On Tue, Apr 03, 2018 at 05:28:31PM -0400, Adam Holt wrote: > > On Tue, Apr 3, 2018 at 5:01 PM, James Cameron <[1][2]qu...

Re: [Server-devel] do RPi 3 B+ still need heat sinks?

2018-04-03 Thread James Cameron
On Tue, Apr 03, 2018 at 05:28:31PM -0400, Adam Holt wrote: > On Tue, Apr 3, 2018 at 5:01 PM, James Cameron <[1]qu...@laptop.org> wrote: > > On Tue, Apr 03, 2018 at 10:33:12AM -0400, Adam Holt wrote: > > On Mon, Apr 2, 2018 at 12:36 PM, Adam Holt <[1][2]h

Re: [Server-devel] do RPi 3 B+ still need heat sinks?

2018-04-03 Thread James Cameron
00/1*0jU89Yu_6miI-CODBMuHAw.png > [4] > https://medium.com/@ghalfacree/benchmarking-the-raspberry-pi-3-b-plus-44122cf3d806 > [5] > https://medium.com/@ghalfacree/benchmarking-the-raspberry-pi-3-b-plus-44122cf3d806 > [6] > https://medium.com/@ghalfacree/benchmarking-the-raspberry-pi-3-b-

Re: [Server-devel] do RPi 3 B+ still need heat sinks?

2018-04-03 Thread James Cameron
On Tue, Apr 03, 2018 at 09:07:22AM -0400, Adam Holt wrote: > On Tue, Apr 3, 2018 at 1:53 AM, James Cameron <[1]qu...@laptop.org> wrote: > > Temperature readings are not comparable between RPi 3 and RPi 3 B+ > because of throttling differences, and the metal heat spreader

Re: [Server-devel] do RPi 3 B+ still need heat sinks?

2018-04-02 Thread James Cameron
will be between timings of equal workloads with equal cooling in identical environment. You can't do this honestly with temperature alone. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Server-devel mailing list Server-devel@lists.laptop.org http

[Server-devel] Test

2018-03-29 Thread James Cameron
crucifixes socialise -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ signature.asc Description: PGP signature ___ Server-devel mailing list server-de...@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/server-devel

Test

2018-03-29 Thread James Cameron
crucifixes socialise -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ signature.asc Description: PGP signature ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel

[Server-devel] Test

2018-03-29 Thread James Cameron
crucifixes socialise -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ signature.asc Description: PGP signature ___ Server-devel mailing list Server-devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/server-devel

Re: can one "dd" XO-1.5 internal microSD cards, to another XO-1.5?

2018-02-19 Thread James Cameron
sing the zhashfs program. There is also rsync from a teacher laptop, see http://wiki.laptop.org/go/Tiny_Core_Linux/Reversion -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel

Re: can one "dd" XO-1.5 internal microSD cards, to another XO-1.5?

2018-02-19 Thread James Cameron
/wiki.laptop.org/go/Customization_stick (deprecated!) > > References: > > [1] http://wiki.laptop.org/go/OS_Builder > [2] http://wiki.laptop.org/go/Tiny_Core_Linux > [3] http://wiki.laptop.org/go/Customization_stick > ___ > D

Re: "Can't open boot device" XO laptop firmware/OFW issue?

2018-02-18 Thread James Cameron
the system on for five minutes before the first reboot. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel

Re: "Can't open boot device" XO laptop firmware/OFW issue?

2018-02-18 Thread James Cameron
Either there is an SD card in the external slot with unsupported partition table, or there is a fault with the internal microSD card or slot. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http

Re: [Server-devel] serious Raspbian WiFi flaw discovered: works for 10SEC then cycles OFF/ON

2018-01-02 Thread James Cameron
so it is not easy to test recent fixes. Most recent data from Adam; his Raspberry Pi is being connected by wireless to one router with IP of 192.168.0.1, then connected by ethernet to a physically different router with same IP of 192.168.0.1. I'm thinking that's an exciting and interesting thing to d

Re: The needed patches to run new systemd on 3.3 kernel

2017-12-28 Thread James Cameron
Thanks; indeed useful where kernel is not ported. On Thu, Dec 28, 2017 at 11:30:22PM -0600, Ethan wrote: > Just thought it would be useful for the XO-1/1.5 -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org h

Re: "Show sample projects" button in Physics activity v32.1 on OLPC OS 13.2.9

2017-12-26 Thread James Cameron
tes for each fix to each activity. History of page http://wiki.laptop.org/go/Activities/13.2.9 could help. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel

Announcing OLPC OS 13.2.9 with Sugar 0.112

2017-12-20 Thread James Cameron
/Release_notes/13.2.9 Our thanks to all contributors, testers, upstreams, and those who have provided feedback of any kind. Build file names: 32021o0 32021o1 32021o2 32021o4 -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ signature.asc Description: PGP signature

Re: [Server-devel] PRE-Released: Internet-in-a-Box 6.5 Preview 2

2017-11-10 Thread James Cameron
6] http://download.iiab.io/6.5/rpi/load.txt > [7] https://www.raspbian.org/RaspbianMirrors > [8] https://github.com/iiab/iiab/releases > [9] > https://github.com/iiab/iiab/wiki/IIAB-Installation#do-everything-from-scratch > [10] http://download.iiab.io/6.5/rpi/ > [11] http://unleashkids.org/ > ___

activation.laptop.org unavailable on Sunday 5th November

2017-11-02 Thread James Cameron
activation.laptop.org and antitheft.laptop.org will be unavailable for up to 12 hours on Sunday 5th November 2017. We will be upgrading the database server. +BCC all registered users active in past year. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ signature.asc Description: PGP signature

Re: [Server-devel] [UKids] Re: [XSCE] Internet-in-a-Box 6.4 is 79% Complete according to GitHub :-)

2017-09-22 Thread James Cameron
letely overwhelmed by > poorly explained Big Red Errors!) > > On Sep 22, 2017 12:50 AM, "James Cameron" <[3]qu...@laptop.org> wrote: > > There will always be connection failures, and they aren't always the > fault of [4]learningequality.org.  Locally broken

Re: [Server-devel] [UKids] Re: [XSCE] Internet-in-a-Box 6.4 is 79% Complete according to GitHub :-)

2017-09-21 Thread James Cameron
com/learningequality/ka-lite/issues > [8] > http://pantry.learningequality.org/downloads/ka-lite/0.17/content/contentpacks/en.zip > [9] mailto:h...@laptop.org > [10] https://github.com/iiab/iiab/milestone/1 > [11] https://github.com/iiab/iiab/releases/ > [12] http://download.iiab.io/6.4/rpi/ &g

Re: [Server-devel] "Raspbian reserves 4% of all disk space"

2017-08-20 Thread James Cameron
No sympathy; you asked for this problem, and you got it. Fix the underlying problem, which is either training, confidence, remote support, brain drain, or SD card is too small for the job, Automatically delete least used content once the limit is hit. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org

Re: Using a official kernel

2017-07-25 Thread James Cameron
out what the problem actually is. > i can provide the log file if you want me to Of what? -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel

jffs2 mounting by actrd, [Was: I need help]

2017-07-25 Thread James Cameron
al different actrd.zip files, make sure you are using the right one for the kernel. It should be in the kernel RPM. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel

Re: How do i test my jffs2 images?

2017-07-25 Thread James Cameron
prompt in the firmware, then ok copy-nand u:\file.img Also at the ok prompt you can explore the filesystem ok dir nand:\ ok dir nand:\boot\ -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http

Re: Working script to produce a debian chroot for usb

2017-07-23 Thread James Cameron
work for you. > > Im adding more options hopefully supporting ubuntu and opensuse later on. > > ___ > > Devel mailing list > > Devel@lists.laptop.org > > http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel > > _______ >

Re: [Server-devel] Internet-in-a-Box 6.3 PRE-RELEASE installs w/o a hitch onto Raspbian!

2017-06-14 Thread James Cameron
continue to use it, but you're the only one editing those pages. Let me know if anybody else needs an account. I've adjusted our disclaimer template again. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ On Tue, Jun 13, 2017 at 06:28:06AM -0400, Adam Holt wrote: > George Hunt loudly curses my name ev

Re: [Server-devel] ssh.service error on CentOS 7.3

2017-05-26 Thread James Cameron
Fedora derived systems. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Server-devel mailing list Server-devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/server-devel

Re: [Server-devel] Apache 2.4.6 on CentOS and 2.4.10 on Debian/Raspbian

2017-05-25 Thread James Cameron
is accessed by local public wireless. Risk is low if the server is accessed by password protected wireless. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Server-devel mailing list Server-devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/server-devel

Re: [Server-devel] ssh.service error on CentOS 7.3

2017-05-25 Thread James Cameron
Explore /etc/profile.d and look at each script added by xsce to find one that tries to do "/sbin/service" commands or mentions ssh. If that doesn't help, start a bash shell without profile (--noprofile), and then execute each file in turn until you find the culprit. -- James Ca

Re: [Server-devel] ditch all *.img.md5.txt ? (*.img.zip.md5.txt far more useful)

2017-04-03 Thread James Cameron
with file name, checksum, on one line, Also, it surprises me you-all aren't using any digital signatures on the files; but then I think of your user base who wouldn't necessarily have the time to be able to verify one, let alone an MD5. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org

Re: [Server-devel] "systemctl restart xsce-cmdsrv" &/or other stuff when Admin Console crashes?

2017-04-02 Thread James Cameron
, collect dmesg and system logs. To avoid it, use the authorised USB power supply adapter, keep the Pi cool, and protect the top of the Pi from any nearby hands or radios. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Server-devel mailing list Server-devel

Re: Help finding xo upgrade kit

2017-03-20 Thread James Cameron
Thanks for your interest. We make upgrade kits in large quantities as special orders for schools and other organisations. We would not normally keep any stock ourselves, because of the warehousing costs and the low demand. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org

Re: [Server-devel] in plain english: How to Add Content to Internet-in-a-Box

2017-03-16 Thread James Cameron
content apps, and Khan Academy Lite's built-in video acquisition UX. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Server-devel mailing list Server-devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/server-devel

Re: [IAEP] do OLPC browsers support WebRTC microphone audio input?

2017-03-12 Thread James Cameron
sts.laptop.org as an authoritative source. Let me know if you have trouble subscribing. I expect my reply will be bounced by IAEP. Thanks to Adam for cross posting and Sam for data about OLPC OS 13.2.8. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/

Re: [Server-devel] shutdown/bootup snafus+delays itemized (IIAB/XSCE Raspian on RPi3)

2017-02-26 Thread James Cameron
; up the screen. Yeah, starting to sound self-inflicted. Break your changes into smaller pieces and test shutdown times after each piece. You'll eventually find which piece is causing it. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Server-devel mai

Re: [Server-devel] RPi3 "poweroff" was consistently ~15sec, now consistently ~1.5min

2017-02-22 Thread James Cameron
be affected. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Server-devel mailing list Server-devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/server-devel

Re: [Server-devel] auditing our "IIAB/XSCE 6.2 Networking" overview

2017-02-22 Thread James Cameron
so refine that list of open ports to show which are open on an external network interface. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Server-devel mailing list Server-devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/server-devel

Re: [Server-devel] Debian LTS Clarification & UbuCon @ SCaLE March 1-2 (free)

2017-02-21 Thread James Cameron
fferent default versions on web servers depending on geography, or my connection path may contain a man in the middle version downgrade attack. The former seems more likely; and is a problem for any project seeking to localise; because testing has to be in the deployment country. --

Re: [Server-devel] Debian LTS Clarification & UbuCon @ SCaLE March 1-2 (free)

2017-02-20 Thread James Cameron
If Chromium fails on the exact same URL that wget works okay with, then I've no further ideas. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Server-devel mailing list Server-devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/server-devel

Re: [Server-devel] Debian LTS Clarification & UbuCon @ SCaLE March 1-2 (free)

2017-02-20 Thread James Cameron
On Mon, Feb 20, 2017 at 07:05:01PM -0500, Adam Holt wrote: > On Mon, Feb 20, 2017 at 6:05 PM, James Cameron <[1]qu...@laptop.org> wrote: > > No sign of ERR_SSL_PROTOCOL_ERROR here with same version of Chromium > package on Raspbian.  Please check your system clo

Re: [Server-devel] Debian LTS Clarification & UbuCon @ SCaLE March 1-2 (free)

2017-02-20 Thread James Cameron
was omitted to lower cost. You may also use "apt" instead of "apt-get" like this; apt update apt full-upgrade You may also find "apt-get clean" to be more comprehensive than "apt-get autoclean". There's also a package for automated unattended upgrades, see &

Re: [Server-devel] Debian LTS Clarification & UbuCon @ SCaLE March 1-2 (free)

2017-02-19 Thread James Cameron
ity-support package is installed and is configured to inform the user somehow. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Server-devel mailing list Server-devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/server-devel

Re: [Server-devel] Apache 2.4.10 from July 2014 is part of XSCE 6.2: is this safe?

2017-02-16 Thread James Cameron
for your use case; choose based on preference and skills of your technical users. Flexibility traded for performance. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Server-devel mailing list Server-devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo

Re: Best GCompris for OLPC OS 13.2.8?

2017-02-12 Thread James Cameron
ay but will rededicate myself to cracking these 2 painful/ > important obstacles Tuesday onwards! > > On Feb 13, 2017 5:02 AM, "James Cameron" <[1]qu...@laptop.org> wrote: > > Yes, the XO-1 JFFS2 NAND filesystem may report less space after the > laptop has been

Re: Best GCompris for OLPC OS 13.2.8?

2017-02-12 Thread James Cameron
for Haiti in January last year. Additional benefit of using me is that the build may be signed, which installs using the four game key method without having to create deployment keys. Workaround for yum lack of space is to use .rpm files directly. Also much faster. -- James Cameron http

Re: [Server-devel] overhauling our FAQ for Internet-in-a-Box/XSCE 6.2 !

2017-02-06 Thread James Cameron
e XO-1 and XO-1.5 units are beyond end of expected life and will be failing rapidly, statistically speaking. Can your server software work with multiple server instances? If not, stick to one known good server. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___

Re: [Server-devel] How can I delete 10 years of git history in the XSCE repo?

2017-01-19 Thread James Cameron
Adam Holt wrote: > James Cameron wrote: > > George Hunt wrote: > > > The XSCE repo, inherited from laptop.org has grown to 80MB+. > > > >Yes, but what problem are you trying to solve? > > Preliminary Repo Re-org document here [...] >

Re: [Server-devel] How can I delete 10 years of git history in the XSCE repo?

2017-01-18 Thread James Cameron
easier to start a fresh repository based on release-6.0, then add a single commit to bring it to base-6.2. Or add your ~637 commits as patches using "git format-patch" and "git am". -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Ser

Re: Firefox on XO

2017-01-08 Thread James Cameron
with these configuration settings changed; see rpmbuild. But I don't think you'll be likely to find a recent build of Firefox suited for Fedora 18. Everyone else will have upgraded by now. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Devel mailing list Devel

Re: Firefox on XO

2017-01-03 Thread James Cameron
readingeggs.com//sample_lessons/#/sample/lesson/6/activity/2 > [6] http://vt-motoli.org/CG/cg_03/cg_03.html#l-en > [7] http://robbbenson.com/01%20Eve.mp3 > ___ > Devel mailing list > Devel@lists.laptop.org > http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel

Re: Announcing OLPC OS 13.2.8 with Sugar 0.110

2016-12-14 Thread James Cameron
p at ok prompt for a couple of minutes, then move the card to the XO-1. Reason: card firmware may not be capable of recovery from sudden power loss after write; the XO-1 fs-update pauses for only ten seconds before power donw. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ __

Re: [Server-devel] [XSCE] xsce on centos/rpi3

2016-12-13 Thread James Cameron
nce as full Sugar.  Meantime all educators cry out for platform > stability that constructionism ironically relies on, so [6]http:// > wiki.laptop.org/go/Release_notes/13.2.8 on XO laptops is a big step forward > with Sugar 0.110, thanks to James Cameron! > > or FedBerry ([7]http:

Announcing OLPC OS 13.2.8 with Sugar 0.110

2016-12-12 Thread James Cameron
to download, install or upgrade can be found in the release notes: http://wiki.laptop.org/go/Release_notes/13.2.8 Our thanks to all contributors, testers, upstreams, and those who have provided feedback of any kind. Build file names: 32020o0 32020o1 32020o2 32020o4 -- James Cameron http

[Server-devel] BBR: Congestion-Based Congestion Control

2016-12-04 Thread James Cameron
: http://queue.acm.org/detail.cfm?id=3022184 https://lwn.net/Articles/701165/ http://queue.acm.org/detail.cfm?id=2071893 -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Server-devel mailing list Server-devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo

Re: OSBuilder for 13.2.7

2016-10-02 Thread James Cameron
create-u5YUwK/ > install_root > > INFO:root:Losetup remove /dev/loop0 > >  * Caught error, cleanup and then bail out. > >  * Running part cleanup base cleanup.50.cleanup.sh... > > ERROR: Failure in BuildStage: module base, part [4]build.40.imagecreate.py, > err

Re: [Server-devel] Rpi3 wifi boost hack

2016-09-26 Thread James Cameron
___ > Server-devel mailing list > Server-devel@lists.laptop.org > http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/server-devel -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Server-devel mailing list Server-devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/server-devel

Re: OSBuilder for 13.2.7

2016-09-22 Thread James Cameron
same as if 13.2.7 is installed followed by "yum upgrade" and Sugar Software Update. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel

Re: OSBuilder for 13.2.7

2016-09-18 Thread James Cameron
po, try the build again, so we can find out what next will fail. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel

Re: OSBuilder for 13.2.7

2016-09-17 Thread James Cameron
_________ > Devel mailing list > Devel@lists.laptop.org > http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel

Re: OSBuilder for 13.2.7

2016-09-17 Thread James Cameron
es/13.2.7#XO-4 > [2] [2]http://wiki.laptop.org/go/OS_Builder/Run_on_XO_hardware > > References: > > [1] http://wiki.laptop.org/go/Release_notes/13.2.7#XO-4 > [2] http://wiki.laptop.org/go/OS_Builder/Run_on_XO_hardware > ___ > D

Re: [Server-devel] (probably) the world's highest solar powered schoolserver and mesh setup

2016-09-07 Thread James Cameron
if the router isn't responding. Especially where batteries are used. Where no battery is used, a node will restart next morning, and that may be enough to handle the more frequent single event upsets. http://www.dfrsolutions.com/pdfs/2004_HighAltitude_Hillman-Blattau.pdf -- James Cameron http

Re: Removing Adobe Flash on XO-1, XO-1.75 and XO-4 laptops (CVE-2015-7645)

2016-09-05 Thread James Cameron
, XO-1.75 and XO-4 the situation below is unchanged. On Mon, Oct 19, 2015 at 01:36:32PM +1100, James Cameron wrote: > G'day, > > To keep learners safe, please remove the Adobe Flash plugin on XO-1, > XO-1.75 or XO-4 laptops: > > sudo rm /usr/lib/mozilla/plugins/libflashpl

Re: [Server-devel] "Gigabyte BRIX more scalable than Intel NUC"

2016-09-05 Thread James Cameron
g an evaluation. On that basis, I agree with Anish that a wireless router will do much better. If equipment loss is a problem, glue it to the inside of the case. If the case isn't big enough, bolt it to the outside of the case, or get a bigger case. p.s. th

Re: [Server-devel] [XSCE] CentOS 7 quirk: VGA cable not re-attachable

2016-08-29 Thread James Cameron
hardware and software, monitor detection is sometimes unreliable when hotplugging a VGA connection." ... complete with obligatory typo. ;-) -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Server-devel mailing list Server-devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/server-devel

Re: [Server-devel] [XSCE] CentOS 7 quirk: VGA cable not re-attachable

2016-08-29 Thread James Cameron
Only tested one monitor? Try another; the EDID communication path over VGA could have problems, or the data in monitor Flash unusual. Also check age of monitor. Mix not old and new wineskins. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Server

Re: [Server-devel] are NUC5i3RYH & NUC6i3SYH really limited to 12 WiFi clients??

2016-08-26 Thread James Cameron
kernel with Rasbian is 4.4 dated 1 November 2015. Bisect the problem broadly. Try the latest kernel. There have been many wireless driver and wireless networking changes between the two kernels. There's a possibility it may be one of them you have hit. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org

Re: [Server-devel] quasi-automatic security updates: state-of-art headed where?

2016-08-15 Thread James Cameron
listically?)  Thanks for ideas facing up to > these existential challenges uniting us all, knowing there's a > serious diversity of opinions / tripwires / threat models / > mitigations out there quite naturally! Go for a shorter planning horizon than a decade. -- James Cameron http://quozl.netrek.org/ ___ Server-devel mailing list Server-devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/server-devel

Re: "Physics with XO" by Guzmán Trinidad now available in English

2016-07-04 Thread James Cameron
e the same underlying cause, were fixed last September, and the fix is in OLPC OS 13.2.7. Please upgrade kernel or operating system. http://dev.laptop.org/git/olpc-kernel/commit/?h=arm-3.0-wip=95c24cb3859cd01a9689675304ee85179770bbbf (removed CC for lists not subscribed). -- James Cameron http://quoz

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