Re: [Sugar-devel] On Zeroinstall and Sugar packages

2009-10-20 Thread Sascha Silbe
On Mon, Oct 19, 2009 at 11:42:32PM -0400, Benjamin M. Schwartz wrote: 0compile, combined with Zeroinstall's support for source bundles, enables us (1) to approach true platform-independence and (2) to provide users the opportunity to modify the source code of a package and rebuild it in a

Re: [Sugar-devel] help

2009-10-20 Thread Walter Bender
I have never tried to set the theme in Sugar. Perhaps someone on IRC has had some experience with it.? -walter On Tue, Oct 20, 2009 at 7:11 AM, Esteban Arias esteban.arias...@gmail.com wrote: Hello Walter, I need to set contrast theme in the sugar xo. when the sistem run,

Re: [Sugar-devel] help

2009-10-20 Thread Tomeu Vizoso
Hi Esteban, have you tried editing the gtk-theme-name property in /usr/share/sugar/data/sugar-100.gtkrc ? Please reply. Thanks, Tomeu On Tue, Oct 20, 2009 at 12:22, Walter Bender walter.ben...@gmail.com wrote: I have never tried to set the theme in Sugar. Perhaps someone on IRC has had some

Re: [Sugar-devel] [IAEP] Bolzano 2009 - Schedule draft

2009-10-20 Thread Sean DALY
I am pleased to report that I shall be present at Bolzano from late Tuesday evening the 10th until the evening of the Friday the 13th (!) While there, with a little help from my friends I wouldn't mind taking baby steps in Python ;-) Sean On Thu, Oct 15, 2009 at 2:24 PM, Simon Schampijer

Re: [Sugar-devel] On Zeroinstall and Sugar packages

2009-10-20 Thread Benjamin M. Schwartz
Sascha Silbe wrote: On Mon, Oct 19, 2009 at 11:42:32PM -0400, Benjamin M. Schwartz wrote: 0compile, combined with Zeroinstall's support for source bundles, enables us (1) to approach true platform-independence and (2) to provide users the opportunity to modify the source code of a package

[Sugar-devel] Issues running FoodForce2 on Soas Strawberry

2009-10-20 Thread Mohit Taneja
Hi, I tried running FoodForce2 on Soas. The game ran fine, but there were some issues regarding the display of the game, it was too much distorted. Later I noticed that Soas comes with python 2.6, but I have done most of the development on python 2.5.4. I ran the game through terminal directly

Re: [Sugar-devel] Issues running FoodForce2 on Soas Strawberry

2009-10-20 Thread Mohit Taneja
One more issue which i figured out after a little more debugging is that the check for Sugar platform is also failing on Soas. I am using the following check on Soas: #Flag to check the operating system FLAG_XO = False try: import olpcgames, olpcgames.util if not olpcgames.ACTIVITY:

[Sugar-devel] two kinds of delay (was: RFC: Kill the delayed menus for good)

2009-10-20 Thread Albert Cahalan
Michael Stone writes: Good suggestion for discoverability, inadequate suggestion for fast access to the actually rather important information hidden on the secondary palettes (e.g. disk space availability, battery status, etc.) That trumps all. There are two kinds of delay. Type 1 is stuff

Re: [Sugar-devel] two kinds of delay (was: RFC: Kill the delayed menus for good)

2009-10-20 Thread Rubén Rodríguez Pérez
There are two kinds of delay. Type 1 is stuff like drop-down menus that remain even if the mouse briefly goes out of bounds. This kind of delay normally doesn't waste a nanosecond of the user's time. Type 2 is stuff like start-up animations, sliding menus, and these delayed menus. Type 2 is

Re: [Sugar-devel] Issues running FoodForce2 on Soas Strawberry

2009-10-20 Thread Bobby Powers
do you know which statement is failing in that try statement? is it the import olpcgames, import olpcgames.util, or the olpcgames.ACTIVITY access? bobby On Tue, Oct 20, 2009 at 1:38 PM, Mohit Taneja mohitge...@gmail.com wrote: One more issue which i figured out after a little more debugging

[Sugar-devel] ribbon, right-click, button bars (was: RFC: Kill the delayed menus for good)

2009-10-20 Thread Albert Cahalan
Eben Eliason writes: palettes, we aimed to reduce accidental invocation of them without entirely eliminating discovery by increasing the delay. ... I'm more worried about immediately revealing of all secondary actions, which pull attention from the more efficient manner in which basic

[Sugar-devel] [RELEASE] sugar-0.86.3

2009-10-20 Thread Aleksey Lim
== Source == http://download.sugarlabs.org/sources/sucrose/glucose/sugar/sugar-0.86.3.tar.bz2 == News == * Sporadic freezes while scrolling journal #1506 * Suppress race condition with Journal appearing on sugar startup #1373 * Alt+Space not working to show/hide the tray #1476

Re: [Sugar-devel] ribbon, right-click, button bars (was: RFC: Kill the delayed menus for good)

2009-10-20 Thread Eben Eliason
On Tue, Oct 20, 2009 at 4:08 PM, Albert Cahalan acaha...@gmail.com wrote: Eben Eliason writes: palettes, we aimed to reduce accidental invocation of them without entirely eliminating discovery by increasing the delay. ... I'm more worried about immediately revealing of all secondary

[Sugar-devel] [RELEASE] sugar-toolkit-0.86.2

2009-10-20 Thread Aleksey Lim
== Source == http://download.sugarlabs.org/sources/sucrose/glucose/sugar-toolkit/sugar-toolkit-0.86.2.tar.bz2 == News == * Do not stop processing motion-notify-event #1507 ___ Sugar-devel mailing list Sugar-devel@lists.sugarlabs.org

Re: [Sugar-devel] Should we care about non readers and kids with motor skill issues?

2009-10-20 Thread Albert Cahalan
Caroline Meeks writes: True. But all kids matter. Including the nonreaders, the ones going to schools that are not taught in their native language, the ones for whom reading is a struggle, the dyslectics. You don't want to keep them non-readers forever, do you? That's what happens when you

Re: [Sugar-devel] ribbon, right-click, button bars (was: RFC: Kill the delayed menus for good)

2009-10-20 Thread Albert Cahalan
On Tue, Oct 20, 2009 at 4:19 PM, Eben Eliason e...@laptop.org wrote: On Tue, Oct 20, 2009 at 4:08 PM, Albert Cahalan acaha...@gmail.com wrote: Eben Eliason writes: Another possibility would be to educate children about right click somehow. On the one hand, I think it's really important to

Re: [Sugar-devel] ribbon, right-click, button bars (was: RFC: Kill the delayed menus for good)

2009-10-20 Thread James Cameron
On Tue, Oct 20, 2009 at 04:40:28PM -0400, Albert Cahalan wrote: It's not that they don't understand. Their fingers land in the wrong spot. They may click right in the middle, hitting both buttons at once. I've seen this. I've a theory. In other life experiences, kids often have to press at

Re: [Sugar-devel] Is Analyze compatible with 0.86.2 Sugar?

2009-10-20 Thread Gary C Martin
Hi Thomas, On 21 Oct 2009, at 00:30, Thomas C Gilliard wrote: I have been using Analyze in several versions of sugar. soas02 Fedora 12(rawhide) and trisquel3.0-sugar (ubuntu). both 0.86.2 Sugar Analyze seems to work, but I am getting a number of avitars XO where the Pubkey and color

[Sugar-devel] [ASLO] Release XO Help-1

2009-10-20 Thread Sugar Labs Activities
Activity Homepage: http://activities.sugarlabs.org/addon/4051 Sugar Platform: from 0.82 to 0.86 Download Now: http://activities.sugarlabs.org/downloads/version/29286 Release notes: Reviewer comments: Trusted activity Sugar Labs Activities http://activities.sugarlabs.org

[Sugar-devel] [ASLO] Release XO Help-1

2009-10-20 Thread Sugar Labs Activities
Activity Homepage: http://activities.sugarlabs.org/addon/4051 Sugar Platform: from 0.82 to 0.86 Download Now: http://activities.sugarlabs.org/downloads/version/29286 Release notes: Reviewer comments: This request has been approved. Sugar Labs Activities http://activities.sugarlabs.org