Re: CL1B power distribution

2009-04-26 Thread David Woodhouse
On Sun, 2009-04-26 at 00:40 -0400, Benjamin M. Schwartz wrote: John Watlington wrote: Quick straw poll on how many people think it is useful enough have individual control over the power supplied to each connector to raise the cost of the laptop by $0.15 ? Turning off a single

Re: CL1B power distribution

2009-04-26 Thread pgf
john wrote: Quick straw poll on how many people think it is useful enough have individual control over the power supplied to each connector to raise the cost of the laptop by $0.15 ? the most likely case i can think of involves being able to allow USB input devices to remain alive during

Re: FON supporting mesh ?

2009-04-26 Thread Holger Levsen
Hi, On Dienstag, 21. April 2009, Bert Freudenberg wrote: Q: where can i find this marvell wifi dongle? I googled…but i only see it being mentioned on laptop.org A: laptop.org is the place, but maybe other manufacturer use that chip So the Active Antenna it is, apparently. Yes, I gave them

Open source and diagramming survey

2009-04-26 Thread chung
Dear open source contributors, I am Eunyoung Chung, a Masters student working with Dr. Jensen at Oregon State University. We are currently doing a research project in collaboration with Dr. Truong and Ph.D student Koji Yatani at University of Toronto. Our goal is to understand how contributors

Re: CL1B power distribution

2009-04-26 Thread James Cameron
On Sun, Apr 26, 2009 at 12:40:14AM -0400, Benjamin M. Schwartz wrote: Turning off a single port to which nothing is connected saves no power, right? I don't see the appeal. [...] Sorry, perhaps I didn't explain myself adequately. One of the uses of the laptop is in teaching of electronics

Re: Fwd: Gnash loves the Via C7

2009-04-26 Thread Rob Savoye
Samuel Klein wrote: Rob - Gnash tweaks would be welcome. Could you use an A-board when they're ready? They're expected out around the end of May: http://wiki.laptop.org/go/Hardware_specification_1.5 It depends on how hot you are to see how Gnash performs on the newer hardware. :-) I

from Peru, sugar in DEBIAN

2009-04-26 Thread OLPC Puno
My name is Sdenka from Puno Peru, since one month we are using Debian at Glorioso San Carlos High School in PERU. We installed the sugar and 10 activities including in Debian packages, then added ETOYS, SCRATCH AND LOGOTURTLE. I need the other activities' source code to compilate in Debian to use

Re: XO Camera

2009-04-26 Thread Hans Verkuil
Hi Jon, [Sorry for the slow response, I am losing the battle with my inbox in a spectacular way...]     I've been playing with rawhide on the XO this morning now that     I've finally got it booting of the SD easily and regularly. It     seems the camera doesn't work either in the record

Re: Fwd: Gnash loves the Via C7

2009-04-26 Thread Benjamin M. Schwartz
Rob Savoye wrote: What would be truly awesome would be OpenGLES support on the XO 1.5. :-) Software rendering kills streaming video performance... I don't understand. Could you elaborate? The XO-1 has hardware-accelerated XVideo, including YUV-RGB and scaling. Are you talking about

Re: [Server-devel] Filtering and authentication

2009-04-26 Thread Martin Langhoff
On Sat, Apr 25, 2009 at 11:15 PM, david da...@leeming-consulting.com wrote: maybe the connection with the public Internet can be pointed to an online proxy service so the filtering is done online That is my strong recommendation. There is little benefit in having the filtering happening

Re: [Server-devel] Filtering and authentication

2009-04-26 Thread Reuben K. Caron
Martin Langhoff wrote: On Sat, Apr 25, 2009 at 11:15 PM, david da...@leeming-consulting.com wrote: maybe the connection with the public Internet can be pointed to an online proxy service so the filtering is done online That is my strong recommendation. There is little benefit in

Re: [Server-devel] Filtering and authentication

2009-04-26 Thread Anna
On Sun, Apr 26, 2009 at 10:51 AM, Reuben K. Caron reu...@laptop.org wrote: A free and simple solution, while not bullet proof (no content filter is that I am aware), is Open DNS. They are even CIPA compliant in the US: http://www.opendns.com/solutions/k12/ That's what I set up for our