[Sugar-devel] [SoaS] Important Schedule Changes - Please Read!

2009-05-26 Thread Sebastian Dziallas
Hi everybody, please read this carefully, as it concerns major schedule changes regarding our upcoming Sugar on a Stick release in the end of June. The original plan was have a Release Candidate based on F11 Final and Sugar 0.84 at that time and a Final Version later in Q3. After serious

Re: [Sugar-devel] possible foundation for an email activity

2009-05-26 Thread Jonas Smedegaard
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: RIPEMD160 On Fri, May 22, 2009 at 12:40:30PM +0200, Tomeu Vizoso wrote: Anjal uses Webkit and the evolution backend and has a cool UI, may be interesting to see how to use that code in an activity. http://live.gnome.org/Anjal Tinymail seems to be a

Re: [Sugar-devel] [IAEP] [SoaS] Announcing Snapshot 2009/05/24 - Is it working for people on a Mac, if you previously had a mac that worked?

2009-05-26 Thread Caroline Meeks
This snapshot is not working on my iMac although other snapshots+CD did. Can anyone replicate? http://dev.sugarlabs.org/ticket/888 On Sun, May 24, 2009 at 5:04 PM, Sebastian Dziallas sebast...@when.comwrote: Hi folks, after a short break, there's a new snapshot ready for you. It

Re: [Sugar-devel] [Localization] Help activity

2009-05-26 Thread David Farning
On Tue, May 26, 2009 at 12:49 AM, S Page skierp...@gmail.com wrote: Summary: There seems to already be Sugar 0.84 content translated into various languages on flossmanuals.net that someone could remix as HTML and link to from the Browse activity's home page. On Mon, May 25, 2009 at 5:41 AM,

[Sugar-devel] Progress with SoaS boot-helper

2009-05-26 Thread Luke Faraone
Hi all, This is turning into a larger project than I'd originally imagined. Since the current process of using LVM loop-mounted partitions prevents us from mounting the SoaS filesystem outside of SoaS itself, we had to come up with a new method of installing SoaS that *can* be read by a running

Re: [Sugar-devel] Usage scenarios for Sugar?

2009-05-26 Thread James Simmons
Sean, I'm blowing my own horn here, but I just finished a new version of Read Etexts that might be worth a look. The new version has a Books tab that lets you search the Project Gutenberg offline catalog and download titles to the Journal. Gutenberg has lots of Juvenile books as well as

Re: [Sugar-devel] Usage scenarios for Sugar?

2009-05-26 Thread David Van Assche
Where is the source? I dont see anything since march in git.sugarlabs.org David (nubae) On Tue, May 26, 2009 at 6:32 PM, James Simmons jim.simm...@walgreens.comwrote: Sean, I'm blowing my own horn here, but I just finished a new version of Read Etexts that might be worth a look. The new

Re: [Sugar-devel] Usage scenarios for Sugar?

2009-05-26 Thread Sean DALY
Many thanks for that James, great suggestion Sean On Tue, May 26, 2009 at 6:32 PM, James Simmons jim.simm...@walgreens.com wrote: Sean, I'm blowing my own horn here, but I just finished a new version of Read Etexts that might be worth a look.  The new version has a Books tab that lets you

Re: [Sugar-devel] #650 UNSP: Screenshots to use name of current activity as part of its default title

2009-05-26 Thread James Zaki
I added an updated patch as a file with this bug (650) Whomever is in control, please updated any remaining trivial bugs and I will review. I am new to python and opensource development, but seek to improve rapidly. Thanks for you patience. -- Ticket URL: http://dev.sugarlabs.org/ticket/650

Re: [Sugar-devel] Sugar with Metacity (again)

2009-05-26 Thread Sayamindu Dasgupta
Hello, On Fri, May 22, 2009 at 8:12 PM, Tomeu Vizoso to...@sugarlabs.org wrote: On Fri, May 22, 2009 at 16:33, Gary C Martin g...@garycmartin.com wrote: On 22 May 2009, at 11:51, Sayamindu Dasgupta wrote: Hello, Revisiting the topic of replacing matchbox with a more standard window

[Sugar-devel] Documentation [WAS: Re: [Localization] Help activity]

2009-05-26 Thread Sayamindu Dasgupta
[Jumping into the discussion midway]: From an l10n point of view, I would highly recommend adopting (and perhaps extending) the GNOME documentation framework. It is docbook based, which is a format pretty easy to pick up (and I believe OpenOffice.org can also export to docbook - though I have

Re: [Sugar-devel] Sugar in jaunty chroots... working today.

2009-05-26 Thread Edward Cherlin
On Sat, May 23, 2009 at 9:42 AM, Michael Stone mich...@laptop.org wrote: Hi folks, I just wanted to report a small victory: I worked out instructions at   http://wiki.sugarlabs.org/go/Development_Team/Chroot which enabled me to run today's Ubuntu Jaunty sugar packages in a debootstrap

Re: [Sugar-devel] [SoaS] New Snapshot Incoming!

2009-05-26 Thread Simon Schampijer
On 05/04/2009 05:05 PM, Sebastian Dziallas wrote: Hi folks, there's another new snapshot ready! Here are the links: * For the Image: http://download.sugarlabs.org/soas/snapshots/2/Soas2-200905031329.iso * For the Appliance: http://download.sugarlabs.org/soas/appliances/soas2-20090503.zip

Re: [Sugar-devel] Read Etexts Activity source code

2009-05-26 Thread James Simmons
David, For reasons I have never understood, the pages that show git activity for a project don't show ALL activity, just some of it. If you want to see everything you can click on the word mainline on the right side of the page (under the word Repositories) and on THAT page click on Source

Re: [Sugar-devel] [IAEP] Usage scenarios for Sugar?

2009-05-26 Thread Sean DALY
Thanks Rita!! Sean On Tue, May 26, 2009 at 8:41 PM, Rita Freudenberg r...@isg.cs.uni-magdeburg.de wrote: Hi all, attached find a description about using Etoys to create digital postcards, developed by Kathleen Harness.Wouldn't it be great to have postcards from kids all over the world