[Server-devel] consequences of re-registering with XS

2009-02-12 Thread Daniel Drake
Hi, As I noted here: http://wiki.laptop.org/go/Deployment_wishlist#Delete_registration_info we are in a sticky situation where a load of XOs are registered to one XS, which no longer exists. We want to register them to a new one, and we are having to manually go to each laptop and modify the

Re: [Server-devel] xs-activation-server over IPv6

2009-02-12 Thread Daniel Drake
2009/2/8 Martin Langhoff martin.langh...@gmail.com: So initially I am going with #1-- do you think you can tweak the initrd a bit more to poke at ef01 over mesh, and ef02 over abg? Looking at activate.py, adding it to the array in try_network()... Thanks, done! New patch at

Re: [Server-devel] rsync on xs-dev

2009-02-12 Thread John Watlington
Currently only through ssh. I assume you mean an rsync daemon, serving up the xs images ? I think that could be arranged... wad On Feb 12, 2009, at 6:53 PM, Sameer Verma wrote: Does xs-dev.laptop.org support rsync? Sameer -- Dr. Sameer Verma, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Information

Re: [Server-devel] rsync on xs-dev

2009-02-12 Thread Sameer Verma
On Thu, Feb 12, 2009 at 4:25 PM, John Watlington w...@laptop.org wrote: Currently only through ssh. I assume you mean an rsync daemon, serving up the xs images ? I think that could be arranged... I was trying to rsync ISOs last night (updating an older release) but it didn't work...might

Re: [Server-devel] rsync on xs-dev

2009-02-12 Thread quozl
On Thu, Feb 12, 2009 at 06:27:03PM -0800, Sameer Verma wrote: I was trying to rsync ISOs last night (updating an older release) but it didn't work...might help those who have limited bandwidth. You can rsync over SSH, and you can use --partial to ensure that the data you have got so far is not

[Server-devel] Install from NFS server

2009-02-12 Thread David Leeming
I am trying to install the server on a machine without CD drive via NFS server. I have set up the latter and the new machine seems to be finding the share. But it reports: That directory does not seem to contain an OLPC school server installation tree I have put only the 0.5.1 image in the