Re: [Server-devel] Server rec for Kasiisi (Brian Ghidinelli)

2012-07-25 Thread Reuben K. Caron
On Jul 25, 2012, at 4:30 PM, Brian Ghidinelli wrote: On 7/25/2012 8:18 AM, Tony Anderson wrote: The MSI has one ethernet port so that connection to the internet (WAN) will require a usb-ethernet adapter. Also, it is not possible to make a headless install on the MSI so that a monitor (vgb)

Re: [Server-devel] Server rec for Kasiisi

2012-07-23 Thread Reuben K. Caron
Brian, The server was purchased from here: http://www.logicsupply.com/categories/fanless_systems Let us know how we can help before and once you get there. Regards, Reuben On Jul 23, 2012, at 1:25 PM, Brian Ghidinelli wrote: Hi all, I'm leaving for Uganda next Monday and will be

Re: [Server-devel] Server rec for Kasiisi

2012-07-23 Thread Reuben K. Caron
On 7/23/2012 10:32 AM, Reuben K. Caron wrote: Brian, The server was purchased from here: http://www.logicsupply.com/categories/fanless_systems Let us know how we can help before and once you get there. Regards, Reuben ___ Server-devel

Re: [Server-devel] Antitheft system failure

2012-07-10 Thread Reuben K. Caron
the connection, the car/log/messages shows the XOs trying to connect and get connected.. Can you send the log? Also, have you reviewed the links? Do you have questions? Regards, Reuben De: Reuben K. Caron [mailto:reu...@laptop.org] Enviado el: lunes, 09 de julio de 2012 01:31 p.m

Re: [Server-devel] Antitheft system failure

2012-07-09 Thread Reuben K. Caron
Edward, Elias, Let's look at this in phases: -1: The XO has no lease and needs a lease to run. So using either method (a. Standard Leases) or (b. Delegated Leases) you preload the XS with leases. -2: You turn the XO and it the SD card, USB, and Open Wifi for a lease. -3. It finds an open AP

Re: [Server-devel] A virtual machine for Pathagar

2012-06-27 Thread Reuben K. Caron
On Jun 26, 2012, at 11:27 PM, Sameer Verma wrote: A virtual machine with Pathagar Book Server preloaded and ready to use. If you've wondered what this thing is like, try it out! http://olpcsf.org/node/60 Nice work! Do you have one setup on a public IP that we could explore? How well does

Re: [Server-devel] DNS/DHCP configuration questions/issues

2012-05-24 Thread Reuben K. Caron
Kevin, Xavier, On May 24, 2012, at 5:00 AM, Kévin Raymond wrote: It's only a DNS issue now between dhcpd/named and the xos. As we were not able to get the right dhcpd/bind configuration, we just dropped it, and used dnsmasq instead. dnsmasq is really easy to configure, and provide DNS

Re: [Server-devel] DNS/DHCP configuration questions/issues

2012-05-24 Thread Reuben K. Caron
On May 24, 2012, at 11:40 AM, Kévin Raymond wrote: On Thu, May 24, 2012 at 5:21 PM, Reuben K. Caron reu...@laptop.org wrote: Kevin, Xavier, On May 24, 2012, at 5:00 AM, Kévin Raymond wrote: It's only a DNS issue now between dhcpd/named and the xos. As we were not able to get the right

Re: [Server-devel] DNS/DHCP configuration questions/issues

2012-05-22 Thread Reuben K. Caron
On May 22, 2012, at 8:45 PM, Xavier Carcelle wrote: Dear XS fellows, We are currently configuring the XS server for the deployment in Madagascar and have some issues on the DNS/DHCP. Could you resume the main part of the DNS/DHCP config on the XS (using 2 interfaces : eth0 for WAN uplink,

Re: [Server-devel] Problemas con servidor xs

2012-04-04 Thread Reuben K. Caron
IPADDR2= 172.18.0.1 NETMASK2= 255.255.255.0 IPV6 INIT = YES Works registration of XOs and schoolserver domain, but i can't connect to internet I have to add IP (172.18.96.1) from server XS in DNS on 2wire or ? 2012/3/28 Reuben K. Caron reu

Re: [Server-devel] oatslite under RHEL/CentOS x86_64

2012-03-27 Thread Reuben K. Caron
Does this effect xs-activation installed on XS 0.7? On Mar 27, 2012, at 12:32 PM, Martin Langhoff wrote: We just had some fun debugging of oatslite on CentOS 6.2 x86_64. A quick note of warning in case someone else is mad or foolish enough to try it too :-) The short version of it is:

Re: [Server-devel] Setting for Machine to Automatically Reboot

2011-11-15 Thread Reuben K. Caron
Brian, Check it out here: http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/systems/opgx240/en/ug/advfeat.htm#1101708 Regards, Reuben On Nov 15, 2011, at 10:03 AM, John Watlington wrote: Every BIOS that I've looked at has one, but they also have custom UIs. You need to halt the boot on that

Re: [Server-devel] Dansguardian on XS

2011-04-04 Thread Reuben K. Caron
German, You are at a point where you must define your own public DNS server. Hosted at your own public IP address. On the following site we show the technique. The configuration is not exactly the same but similar:

Re: [Server-devel] Hibrid configuration for the XS-server|XS inside a network

2011-04-04 Thread Reuben K. Caron
Alvar, You could also: -Install on VM with one NIC -When installation is complete run xs-swapnics. -The one NIC should be assigned an IP on your network. -Add a record in your DNS server pointing to the XS IP address on your network. Regards, Reuben On Apr 3, 2011, at 6:14 PM, Martin

Re: [Server-devel] Help buying server for XS

2011-03-28 Thread Reuben K. Caron
| Programa Joaquin Victor Gonzalez La Rioja - Argentina On Thu, Mar 24, 2011 at 4:35 PM, Reuben K. Caron reu...@laptop.orgwrote: Guillermo, It would be also interesting to know what kind of user density you plan for when deploying these APs, e.g. 50 XOs to 1 AP. Are these APs independent

Re: [Server-devel] Samoa Deployment - planned hardware for 30 July 2010

2010-07-27 Thread Reuben K. Caron
On Jul 27, 2010, at 12:45 PM, Martin Langhoff wrote: 1 EEE Box EB1012 - 2GB ram, 250GB hard disk, dual core 1.6GHz Atom 330 2 Ubiquity Networks NanoStation2 802.11b/g 400mW Outdoor AP/Bridge 1 Switch Very nice gear -- the EEE Box is fanless, and the NanoStation2 looks reasonably safe

Re: [Server-devel] problema con Instalacion XS

2010-05-01 Thread Reuben K. Caron
Kevin, When installing in text mode which option do you choose: -Upgrade/Install using text mode -Install using Kickstart. Then you do you press tab and add text to the end of the line to request the text based installer? As noted here:

Re: [Server-devel] Agregar Desktop a mi red Escolar

2010-04-30 Thread Reuben K. Caron
German, What are you assigning for static IP values on the Desktop? Martin, He is using a match rule granting only IPs with XO MAC addresses (now queue Wad yelling, DON'T DO THAT :-) (Although I don't think his allow and deny rules will do what he wants given the subnetting) Reuben On

Re: [Server-devel] Agregar Desktop a mi red Escolar

2010-04-30 Thread Reuben K. Caron
can't access to internet, if i use dynamic ip, the xs server give me a ip from this range pool { range 172.18.125.1 172.18.125.254; deny members of internet; } a i still can't acces to internet German El 30/04/10 08:54, Reuben K. Caron

Re: [Server-devel] PDF resources in public folders not opening in Reader

2010-04-02 Thread Reuben K. Caron
On Apr 2, 2010, at 12:46 AM, James Cameron wrote: On Fri, Apr 02, 2010 at 08:44:17AM +1000, David Leeming wrote: We have many resources that are published in PDF that we want to make available in public folders. However, when you browse to them and click on a PDf file, it does not open

Re: [Server-devel] We need: examples of XS hardware in use --

2010-01-13 Thread Reuben K. Caron
On Jan 12, 2010, at 7:43 AM, Martin Langhoff wrote: List, David, Reuben, We are getting increasing enquiries what hardware can we use for an XS in a school with N laptops?, and frankly the http://wiki.laptop.org/go/XS_Recommended_Hardware is a bit slim on concrete recommendations. So I

Re: [Server-devel] We need: examples of XS hardware in use --

2010-01-13 Thread Reuben K. Caron
The Fit PC2 and the unit previously described for OLPCorps were both tested for use in the OLPCorps and the FitPC2 failed heat tests where the other unit passed. Reuben On Jan 13, 2010, at 1:25 PM, Sameer Verma wrote: The Fit PC2: 1.6 GHz Atom, 1GB DDR2 RAM, 6 ports, etc. Full specs at

Re: [Server-devel] Pushing Activities to XOs

2009-12-22 Thread Reuben K. Caron
Additional detail is that cloning requires security-disabled receivers. On Dec 22, 2009, at 1:49 PM, Martin Langhoff wrote: Yep - with the small detail that it overwrites the nand storage. The other options under discussion preserve user data, etc... cheers, m On Tue, Dec 22, 2009 at

Re: [Server-devel] Problema con Squid en XS sobre Vmware

2009-12-21 Thread Reuben K. Caron
Alexis, This is the version you should be testing with: http://xs-dev.laptop.org/xs/OLPC-School-Server-0.6-i386.iso Regards, Reuben On Dec 21, 2009, at 3:53 PM, Alexis Pardo wrote: Estimados colaborades: Espero se encuentren bien. Les escribo para comentarles el inconveniente que tengo

Re: [Server-devel] specs for virtual machines

2009-12-10 Thread Reuben K. Caron
Hrmm, an interesting proposal. I'd be happy to talk to them. This of course would require a ~100% connectivity on site which may be more useful for SOAS deployment's but nonetheless it may be of some interest to OLPC deployments. Reuben On Dec 10, 2009, at 4:05 PM, Walter Bender wrote: I

Re: [Server-devel] Question from University of Delaware XO Class

2009-10-21 Thread Reuben K. Caron
Not by default. The only way this can be achieved now is by backing up the XO to the XS and then retrieving the backup from the XS to the XO. On Oct 21, 2009, at 3:06 PM, Josh Totoro wrote: Is it possible to save and retrieve files from an XO to an XS server. I guess it would be similar to

Re: [Server-devel] xs-dev.laptop.org Down?

2009-08-17 Thread Reuben K. Caron
XS-Dev appears to have lost power or been abruptly shutdown. I found the box not powered on and then after powering on the server took over an hour to check the filesystem. Everything appears to be running fine now. Reuben On Mon, Aug 17, 2009 at 7:01 AM, Ed McNierney e...@laptop.org wrote: I

Re: [Server-devel] the first user is admin moodle policy

2009-07-29 Thread Reuben K. Caron
Joshua N Pritikin wrote: On Tue, Jul 28, 2009 at 03:25:35PM +0200, Martin Langhoff wrote: On Tue, Jul 28, 2009 at 2:16 PM, Joshua N Pritikinjpriti...@pobox.com wrote: Can I create regular logins just to get started on exploring moodle? - If you want to get 'admin' on the

Re: [Server-devel] Graphci card

2009-07-21 Thread Reuben K. Caron
Henry, You should be able to complete the installation using a text based install. At the boot screen select the boot option press tab and add 'text' at the end of the line to request the text-based installer. Regards, Reuben Henry Vélez Molina wrote: Hello we have an incompatibility

Re: [Server-devel] Upgrade to 0.6

2009-06-23 Thread Reuben K. Caron
Anyone have any luck fixing this? Regards, Reuben On Thu, Jun 18, 2009 at 7:22 PM, Reuben K. Caron reu...@laptop.org wrote: On Thu, Jun 18, 2009 at 3:03 PM, Martin Langhoff martin.langh...@gmail.com wrote: On Wed, Jun 17, 2009 at 5:28 PM, Reuben K. Caronreu...@laptop.org wrote: Glad

Re: [Server-devel] XS Moodle admin login

2009-06-22 Thread Reuben K. Caron
I have experienced this with every 0.6d2 install. The passchange.php method mentioned in this link did NOT work: http://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=18103 On Mon, Jun 22, 2009 at 5:04 PM, tkk...@nurturingasia.com wrote: I wasn't sure initially if I type in wrongly, etc. After have the

Re: [Server-devel] Server configuration

2009-06-01 Thread Reuben K. Caron
using Active Antenna to connect the XO's to the Server Regards Neo Masilo ___ Server-devel mailing list Server-devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/server-devel -- Reuben K. Caron Country Support Engineer One Laptop

Re: [Server-devel] XS 0.6 preview

2009-05-27 Thread Reuben K. Caron
Today I performed a fresh install. yum update -y --enablerepo=olpcxs-testing reboot /etc/sysconfig/olpc-scripts/domain_config olpc.test reboot Observations: -hostname not changed -the login banner still shows 0.5.2 -registered two XOs: --Both can see each other in Neighborhood. --Both are

Re: [Server-devel] [Sugar-devel] Browse-101 for 0.82 and XS-0.6 interop

2009-05-21 Thread Reuben K. Caron
mailing list Server-devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/server-devel -- Reuben K. Caron Country Support Engineer One Laptop per Child Mobile: +1-617-230-3893 reu...@laptop.org Deployments Support http://wiki.laptop.org/go/Deployments_Support

Re: [Server-devel] Filtering and authentication

2009-04-28 Thread Reuben K. Caron
On Tue, Apr 28, 2009 at 6:34 PM, Jerry Vonau jvo...@shaw.ca wrote: On Tue, 2009-04-28 at 16:34 -0400, Reuben K. Caron wrote: All of the documentation is contained within their download. It appears like a nice lightweight solution. It is basically a captive portal that requires

Re: [Server-devel] Filtering and authentication

2009-04-27 Thread Reuben K. Caron
Anna wrote: On Sun, Apr 26, 2009 at 10:51 AM, Reuben K. Caron reu...@laptop.org wrote: As far as limiting the internet connection to authorized XOs, that's an issue we're probably going to run into at some point once we broaden the XS deployment. So far at the pilot school, the staff

Re: [Server-devel] Filtering and authentication

2009-04-27 Thread Reuben K. Caron
John Watlington wrote: On Apr 27, 2009, at 11:18 AM, Reuben K. Caron wrote: Anna wrote: On Sun, Apr 26, 2009 at 10:51 AM, Reuben K. Caron reu...@laptop.org wrote: As far as limiting the internet connection to authorized XOs, that's an issue we're probably going to run into at some point

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] Fwd: Hoping for assistance with XS 0.5 configuration difficulties (ejabberd)

2009-04-25 Thread Reuben K. Caron
with XS 0.5 configuration difficulties (ejabberd) To: Reuben K. Caron reu...@laptop.org mailto:reu...@laptop.org Cc: Michael Ishaku michaelish...@gmail.com mailto:michaelish...@gmail.com Reuben, Thank you for the quick reply and the hints. I've cc'd Michael Ishaku on this thread. He's

Re: [Server-devel] Understanding registering xo process

2009-04-21 Thread Reuben K. Caron
Ciro, On the XO side you need to make sure the XO is connected to an Access Point that is connected to the XO, like: XS---AP---XO Once the XO is associated with the Access Point. You can register the XO to the school server. You can do this on the Home Screen. Hover the mouse of the XO Child,

Re: [Server-devel] Understanding registering xo process

2009-04-21 Thread Reuben K. Caron
. __ Dirección General de Tecnologías Educativas DIGETE - MED - PERU tel: 615-5800 (1236) Cel: 991-331-163 De: Reuben Caron [caron.reu...@gmail.com] en nombre de Reuben K. Caron [reu...@laptop.org] Enviado el: martes, 21 de

Re: [Server-devel] Understanding registering xo process

2009-04-21 Thread Reuben K. Caron
wrote: I have never been able to get this to work. Whenever we try to register one of the XOs, we get a message that we could not connect to the server. However, we can ping the server from the XOs and the XOs from the server. Any ideas? Gerald On Tue, Apr 21, 2009 at 4:13 PM, Reuben K. Caron

Re: [Server-devel] Serving 400+ students w/ a single central XS - ejabberd nightmare?

2009-03-10 Thread Reuben K. Caron
Daniel Drake wrote: 2009/3/9 Bryan Berry br...@olenepal.org: We will have roughly 8+ AP's. We have found that off-the-shelf AP's can handle around 60-70 users. But that doesn't still doesn't solve the problem of the XO's getting bogged down by tons of ejabberd chatter. DSD: do you have any

Re: [Server-devel] @a...@...?

2009-03-05 Thread Reuben K. Caron
ps_mem.py, is I believe what Martin recommended to me. Daniel Drake wrote: 2009/3/4 Martin Langhoff martin.langh...@gmail.com: One little change -- if you have 85 XOs, I would want to see what the memory usage of ejabberd is. How do you suggest that we measure this? Thanks,

[Server-devel] @a...@...?

2009-02-22 Thread Reuben K. Caron
Since @online@ is broken in 0.5.1. How should the directions be changed at http://wiki.laptop.org/go/XS_Installing_Software: Type Online and click Add New. Click on Online and enter Online for Name, @online@ for Members, and Online for Displayed Groups. Click Submit. I'm just wondering how

Re: [Server-devel] interest in new proxy

2009-01-13 Thread Reuben K. Caron
Vivek, This sounds very interesting. Could you provide us with more information? Regards, Reuben Vivek Pai wrote: Hi, My name is Vivek Pai and I'm new to the list. Forgive me if I'm missing anything relating to this query. A long time ago, I visited OLPC to discuss HTTP proxy needs for

Re: [Server-devel] XO

2009-01-08 Thread Reuben K. Caron
Jerry Vonau wrote: On Thu, 2009-01-08 at 15:02 -0500, Reuben K. Caron wrote: Jerry, This should jump start you into the right direction: http://wiki.laptop.org/go/No-Fail_Upgrade Good Luck, Reuben Thanks, I figured as much. Jerry Vonau wrote: Hi All: Ok, I

Re: [Server-devel] XS 0.5.1-dev03 with ejabberd goodness, kernel bling, Access Point workingness... looking for xmas testers

2008-12-30 Thread Reuben K. Caron
From: Reuben Caron [mailto:caron.reu...@gmail.com] On Behalf Of Reuben K. Caron Sent: Tuesday, 30 December 2008 12:15 p.m. To: David Leeming Cc: XS Devel; Martin Langhoff Subject: Re: [Server-devel] XS 0.5.1-dev03 with ejabberd goodness, kernel bling, Access Point workingness... looking

Re: [Server-devel] XS 0.5.1-dev03 with ejabberd goodness, kernel bling, Access Point workingness... looking for xmas testers

2008-12-29 Thread Reuben K. Caron
Hmm.. Are you upgrading or doing this from fresh install? If upgrade from what previous version? If from fresh install can you give more detail to the exact steps you are performing? (pardon me if you provided this information earlier; I quickly reviewed the archive and could not find

Re: [Server-devel] XS 0.5 Second Attempt at eth1

2008-12-04 Thread Reuben K. Caron
I too am having problems with DHCP (and ejabberd) on XS 0.5. Let me detail my steps Appended upgradeany- ran default install Restarted NICs were swapped. Ran xs-swapnics Check var/log/messages found (snipet): Dec 4 09:36:58 schoolserver1 dhcpd: Listening on

Re: [Server-devel] XS 0.5 Second Attempt at eth1

2008-12-04 Thread Reuben K. Caron
Thanks for clarification. Still no go: Dec 4 12:12:24 schoolserver1 kernel: eth0: link up, 100Mbps, full-duplex, lpa 0xC1E1 Dec 4 12:12:24 schoolserver1 kernel: eth0: link up, 100Mbps, full-duplex, lpa 0xC1E1 Dec 4 12:12:24 schoolserver1 kernel: Ethernet Channel Bonding Driver: v3.3.0 (June

Re: [Server-devel] testing XS-RSYNC

2008-10-08 Thread Reuben K. Caron
Martin Langhoff wrote: On Thu, Oct 9, 2008 at 10:44 AM, Reuben K. Caron [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Great, thanks. I was steered to the correct files and got it to work from both the USB and command line. The files I used can be found at: Cool. Are you doing this on xs-0.5? If you