Re: [Sugar-devel] Getting Journal entries off an XO at the end of a project?

2012-01-17 Thread David Van Assche
The issue i see here is backing up work so its accesible to all oses not just linux. Its definetly a fair point as most current edu projects are iOS based,sadly... but such is the state of the world. Guess well have to wait for android to make the visible change. On Jan 17, 2012 12:39 PM, Sascha

Re: [Sugar-devel] badges for collaborative activities

2011-12-13 Thread David Van Assche
to help students with. kind regards, David Van Assche On Tue, Dec 13, 2011 at 7:26 PM, C. Scott Ananian csc...@cscott.net wrote: I was playing with Sugar collaboration between my XO-1.75 and my crazy-nephew's XO-1.5 over the weekend. We wanted to play together, but it was hard to find which

Re: [Sugar-devel] badges for collaborative activities

2011-12-13 Thread David Van Assche
Yeah, I'm sorry if it came across that way, its just that I've got a sort of halted project which I really want to make collaborative, but am unsure how to move forward and include... I guess I was asking for some pointers towards really good documentation to make this a reality. kind regards,

Re: [Sugar-devel] badges for collaborative activities

2011-12-13 Thread David Van Assche
regards, David On Tue, Dec 13, 2011 at 7:53 PM, Benjamin M. Schwartz bmsch...@fas.harvard.edu wrote: On 12/13/2011 01:37 PM, David Van Assche wrote: I've got a sort of halted project which I really want to make collaborative, but am unsure how to move forward and include... I guess I

Re: [Sugar-devel] badges for collaborative activities

2011-12-13 Thread David Van Assche
...@fas.harvard.edu wrote: On 12/13/2011 01:57 PM, David Van Assche wrote: Played with that, wasnt quite what I was looking for. It basically skins an app (lets say a gtk app) and makes it look like its a part of sugar... but it doesn't really gie u access to how the collaborative functions work... Uhh

Re: [Sugar-devel] [Dextrose] Proxy Control Panel (Was: New Dextrose-3...)

2011-11-30 Thread David Van Assche
Have you guys taken a look at total parent control... its an all in one gui that controls dansguardian, firehol, and squid, and is maintained quite heavily by many side projects apart from canonical: https://launchpad.net/webcontentcontrol Its worth a look kind regards, David van assche On Wed

Re: [Sugar-devel] Running sugar through PXE

2011-11-05 Thread David Van Assche
, not to mention the tons of broken disks and sticks but its a battle that will be won when proof of concept is shown at various points in time and space.. kind ragards, David Van Assche P.S. If you are game, I would love a co-driver on this... working it alone is boring, tiring, and somewhat

Re: [Sugar-devel] Tux Paint - Save and new

2011-10-23 Thread David Van Assche
Can it be ported to python? just a quesstion, maybe a stupid one David On Sat, Oct 22, 2011 at 7:15 PM, Aleksey Lim alsr...@activitycentral.org wrote: On Fri, Oct 21, 2011 at 09:12:31PM +, Alan Jhonn Aguiar Schwyn wrote: This was the comments from an Uruguayab teacher.. I tell you why

Re: [Sugar-devel] [PATCH sugar] Anly approve and not handle channels in the shell, part of OLPC #10738

2011-04-14 Thread David Van Assche
communicate with any telepathy based client on other systems from a sugar based system? Perhaps you could explain how this effects activity sharing across activities on other oses (say chat client on gnome with sugar chat?) kind regards, David Van Assche On Thu, Apr 14, 2011 at 7:42 PM, Simon

Re: [Sugar-devel] [Dextrose] [AC Update] We are what we do.

2011-04-02 Thread David Van Assche
The more info the better... information shouldn't kill people. (read shouldn't) David Van Assche On Thu, Mar 31, 2011 at 3:30 PM, Walter Bender walter.ben...@gmail.com wrote: On Wed, Mar 30, 2011 at 7:05 AM, NoiseEHC noise...@freemail.hu wrote: About pane has a psychological effect

Re: [Sugar-devel] New IRC bot

2010-09-05 Thread David Van Assche
funny, I offered and set this up about a year ago, and my bot got banned from the channel because people were paranoid their conversations were being recorded... (grin/lol) D On Sat, Sep 4, 2010 at 2:57 AM, Aleksey Lim alsr...@member.fsf.org wrote: Hi all, FIY, To keep IRC logs, I've setup

Re: [Sugar-devel] [DESIGN] multiple IM accounts

2010-03-03 Thread David Van Assche
asking for a changeover to the other protocol seems like the only thing I can think of. kind regards, David Van Assche On Wed, Mar 3, 2010 at 7:07 PM, Tomeu Vizoso to...@tomeuvizoso.net wrote: Hi all, as part of the effort to make Sugar a more normal Telepathy client, Sugar should become able

Re: [Sugar-devel] discovering open clip art library

2009-12-11 Thread David Van Assche
yeah its carried as standard in most distributions and installed, at least in then schools I've been to, and connected directly to software packages like open office and inkscape. On Fri, Dec 11, 2009 at 12:41 PM, Edward Cherlin echer...@gmail.com wrote: On Thu, Aug 13, 2009 at 20:12, Christoph

Re: [Sugar-devel] Roadmap to 0.88 --- Proposal

2009-11-21 Thread David Van Assche
... kinid Reards, David Van assche On Sat, Nov 21, 2009 at 11:51 AM, Mathieu Bridon (bochecha) boche...@fedoraproject.org wrote: - Testing: I hope to see much much more testing in this release cycle. Two things should help here: a) I encourage the creation of a testing team. b) The 0.88 release

Re: [Sugar-devel] User workflow sharing Journal Entries over USB sticks

2009-11-12 Thread David Van Assche
This all sounds like a great current solutinon, but shouldn't we be looking at more long term network ubquity solutions. It seems to be that having a telepathy backend and frontend would allow us to share files anty which wat inclydiung usb if that was desired. From my experience in schools,

Re: [Sugar-devel] User workflow sharing Journal Entries over USB sticks

2009-11-12 Thread David Van Assche
presence state, avtar, and any ohter cool sutff xmpp can do... I'm jus saying should we be exploring it? Daivd On Thu, Nov 12, 2009 at 2:08 PM, Martin Langhoff martin.langh...@gmail.comwrote: On Thu, Nov 12, 2009 at 1:55 PM, David Van Assche dvanass...@gmail.com wrote: inclydiung usb

Re: [Sugar-devel] User workflow sharing Journal Entries over USB sticks

2009-11-12 Thread David Van Assche
and storing images in Base64 for example? David On Thu, Nov 12, 2009 at 4:12 PM, Martin Langhoff martin.langh...@gmail.comwrote: On Thu, Nov 12, 2009 at 4:06 PM, Bert Freudenberg b...@freudenbergs.de wrote: IMHO separating the meta-data from the file itself is a good idea. Having one

Re: [Sugar-devel] On Sugar 0.84 - status of the Chat/collab leader issue...

2009-11-09 Thread David Van Assche
am volunteering to help, but a lot of it goes above my head. I know the theory quite well, but I'm afraid of touching a lot of that code kind regards, David Van Assche On Sun, Nov 8, 2009 at 12:36 PM, Tomeu Vizoso to...@sugarlabs.org wrote: On Sat, Nov 7, 2009 at 17:40, David Van Assche

Re: [Sugar-devel] Volunteer Opportunity

2009-11-07 Thread David Van Assche
just dissapear... kind regards, David Van Assche On Sat, Nov 7, 2009 at 2:36 AM, Gary C Martin g...@garycmartin.com wrote: On 6 Nov 2009, at 22:03, Sascha Silbe wrote: On Fri, Nov 06, 2009 at 12:17:32PM -0800, Edward Cherlin wrote: My experience is that the problems with Collaboration

Re: [Sugar-devel] On Sugar 0.84 - status of the Chat/collab leader issue...

2009-11-07 Thread David Van Assche
... and give a warning or something, or keep some kind of sym links to the old functions... I dunno, kinda above my level of expertise... regards, David van Assche On Fri, Nov 6, 2009 at 2:02 PM, Tomeu Vizoso to...@sugarlabs.org wrote: On Wed, Nov 4, 2009 at 13:16, Benjamin M. Schwartz bmsch

Re: [Sugar-devel] On Sugar 0.84 - status of the Chat/collab leader issue...

2009-11-04 Thread David Van Assche
Don't get me wrong though, I agree thoroughly that we should really test it and make sure it plays as advertised But I think its gonna be easier to do that than test/scale/stabalise what we currently have. David On Wed, Nov 4, 2009 at 11:06 AM, David Van Assche dvanass...@gmail.com wrote

Re: [Sugar-devel] Mesh

2009-11-04 Thread David Van Assche
observations... kind Regards, David Van Assche On Wed, Nov 4, 2009 at 2:45 PM, Benjamin M. Schwartz bmsch...@fas.harvard.edu wrote: Cecilia Abalde wrote: I think I understood salut ytelepathy gabble telepathy. My question now is: to salut telepathy works there must be some established network

Re: [Sugar-devel] Tutorius Demo and Meeting

2009-10-27 Thread David Van Assche
Please put them in linux-for-education.org. Pages too if u do more work doing than the person that currently has one not only do you get his (his responsibility to engraveI lost this tshirt in good shame and faith, but by the batttlecry of Eureeeka, I will reclaim it one again-2 to Full Name

Re: [Sugar-devel] 0.86 plans

2009-09-30 Thread David Van Assche
And we are relying on jhconvert for openSUSE rpms too. Outside that we maintain more than 50 honey activities via oBS. kind regards, David Van Assche On Tue, Sep 29, 2009 at 6:37 PM, Aleksey Lim alsr...@member.fsf.org wrote: On Tue, Sep 29, 2009 at 11:06:56AM -0400, Walter Bender wrote: I am

[Sugar-devel] DB module for moodle in XS server serously coool and needed addittion

2009-09-04 Thread David Van Assche
that links ot applications.sugarlabs.org Anyway, I remember Marting Langhoff trying to grab people's attention to this great module, well above is an implementation example which not only works, but looks ok to.. kind regaards, David Van Assche linux-for-education.org -- www.nubae.com

Re: [Sugar-devel] [IAEP] GPA ain't the world (was: [Sugar-news] Sugar Digest 2009-08-11)

2009-08-14 Thread David Van Assche
manual feedback that is happening elsewhere (how many users running which apps, lesson plans being used, languages, how many computers requiring repairs, general problems people are running into, and generally people's feelings on sugar usage, maybe even surveys) kind regards, David Van Assche On Fri

Re: [Sugar-devel] feedback from a teacher in Uruguay

2009-08-14 Thread David Van Assche
regards, David Van Assche On Fri, Aug 14, 2009 at 3:14 PM, Andrés Nacelle anace...@plan.ceibal.edu.uy wrote: Hello you all, In first place thanks for asking, 'm glad to try to help here. Well, lets see. I think in first place we need to make sure witch is the version of the SO and firmware

Re: [Sugar-devel] feedback from a teacher in Uruguay

2009-08-14 Thread David Van Assche
, and Lua based Prosody. We are actually doing an internal evaluation of the various xmpp servers at my work, so I'll try publishing that... good luck, David Van Assche On Fri, Aug 14, 2009 at 5:49 PM, Andrés Nacelle anace...@plan.ceibal.edu.uy wrote: Hi David, we're aware of this situation. In fact

Re: [Sugar-devel] [IAEP] GPA ain't the world (was: [Sugar-news] Sugar Digest 2009-08-11)

2009-08-13 Thread David Van Assche
facts about Sugar as used in South America and Africa. kind Regards, David Van Assche On Thu, Aug 13, 2009 at 2:21 PM, David Farning dfarn...@sugarlabs.orgwrote: On Thu, Aug 13, 2009 at 5:42 AM, Christoph Derndorfere0425...@student.tuwien.ac.at wrote: Sean DALY schrieb: IMHO, close study

Re: [Sugar-devel] [IAEP] GPA ain't the world (was: [Sugar-news] Sugar Digest 2009-08-11)

2009-08-13 Thread David Van Assche
Van Assche On Thu, Aug 13, 2009 at 2:21 PM, David Farning dfarn...@sugarlabs.org wrote: On Thu, Aug 13, 2009 at 5:42 AM, Christoph Derndorfere0425...@student.tuwien.ac.at wrote: Sean DALY schrieb: IMHO, close study of small deployments makes them incredibly useful to all

Re: [Sugar-devel] [IAEP] GPA ain't the world (was: [Sugar-news] Sugar Digest 2009-08-11)

2009-08-13 Thread David Van Assche
sugar sessions to track things... perhaps, programs being used, length of time used, internet connectivity or not, etc. What I'm saying is, we could build some kind of statistic tracking into the computers as long as its not efficiency damaging or privacy violating... kind regards, David Van Assche

[Sugar-devel] article about Sugar in Wired magazine

2009-08-04 Thread David Van Assche
http://www.wired.com/geekdad/2009/08/inventing-a-new-paradigm-sugarlabs-and-the-sugar-ui/ enjoy David Van Assche -- Charles de Gaullehttp://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/authors/c/charles_de_gaulle.html - The better I get to know men, the more I find myself loving dogs

Re: [Sugar-devel] TuxPaint and saving to journal (Was: Duplication of effort)

2009-07-29 Thread David Van Assche
Well its not that it doesn't resolve, it goes to a page not found... On Tue, Jul 28, 2009 at 7:21 PM, Christoph Derndorfer christoph.derndor...@gmail.com wrote: On Tue, Jul 28, 2009 at 5:30 PM, David Van Assche dvanass...@gmail.comwrote: the activity handbook link on the Almanac page

Re: [Sugar-devel] TuxPaint and saving to journal (Was: Duplication of effort)

2009-07-28 Thread David Van Assche
the activity handbook link on the Almanac page is broken... David On Tue, Jul 28, 2009 at 12:13 PM, Tomeu Vizoso to...@sugarlabs.org wrote: On Tue, Jul 28, 2009 at 12:03, Christoph Derndorferchristoph.derndor...@gmail.com wrote: I'm surprised that nobody has mentioned the Sugar Almanac so

Re: [Sugar-devel] HelloWorld documentation in sugarlabs wiki

2009-07-02 Thread David Van Assche
They are at least available at linux-for-education.org as moodle courses. It would be great if we start getting used to create moodle courses instead of wiki entries for anything that is kinda like a lesson or a tutorial, as it means easier grouping, moving, choosing, translating, and more complex

Re: [Sugar-devel] [IAEP] Press release flurry planning (LinuxTag - FOSSED - NECC - GUADEC)

2009-06-18 Thread David Van Assche
Sean and others can we please try and use the term SoaS slighlty more agnostically. Right now, every time its mentioned it always uses the Fedora backend without question or debate. I think of it a little like when someone says write me an office letter (and its quitely assumed by everyonen

[Sugar-devel] Fwd: [IAEP] [Marketing] Press release flurry planning (LinuxTag - FOSSED - NECC - GUADEC)

2009-06-18 Thread David Van Assche
sorry ended up going to Sean only... -- Forwarded message -- From: David Van Assche dvanass...@gmail.com Date: Thu, Jun 18, 2009 at 8:27 PM Subject: Re: [IAEP] [Marketing] Press release flurry planning (LinuxTag - FOSSED - NECC - GUADEC) To: Sean DALY sdaly...@gmail.com Soas

Re: [Sugar-devel] Sugar on a Stick Branches

2009-06-18 Thread David Van Assche
Done... On Thu, Jun 18, 2009 at 8:20 PM, Frederick Grosefgr...@gmail.com wrote: On Thu, Jun 18, 2009 at 1:45 PM, David Van Assche dvanass...@gmail.com wrote: Sean and others can we please try and use the term SoaS slighlty more agnostically. Right now, every time its mentioned

Re: [Sugar-devel] the SoaS term (was: Press release flurry planning...)

2009-06-18 Thread David Van Assche
on that challenge yourself.  There is plenty to do that is more Sugar-specific what challenge exactly? kind Regards, David Van Assche ___ Sugar-devel mailing list Sugar-devel@lists.sugarlabs.org http://lists.sugarlabs.org/listinfo/sugar-devel

Re: [Sugar-devel] [IAEP] Fwd: [Marketing] Press release flurry planning (LinuxTag - FOSSED - NECC - GUADEC)

2009-06-18 Thread David Van Assche
obviously missing from it) be Fedora centric? This smells to me like saying Office = microsoft... it smells very bad... which is why I'm raising my concerns over it somewhat... David On Thu, Jun 18, 2009 at 8:53 PM, Bert Freudenbergb...@freudenbergs.de wrote: On 18.06.2009, at 20:28, David Van Assche

Re: [Sugar-devel] [IAEP] Fwd: [Marketing] Press release flurry planning (LinuxTag - FOSSED - NECC - GUADEC)

2009-06-18 Thread David Van Assche
right, otherwise, imagine I call the openSUSE cd version SoaC, Sugar on a CD or even SoaVM Sugar on a Virtual Machine am I the only one who see the broken logic here? David Van assche On Thu, Jun 18, 2009 at 9:27 PM, Benjamin M. Schwartzbmsch...@fas.harvard.edu wrote: This is just a naming

[Sugar-devel] linux for education portal

2009-06-18 Thread David Van Assche
Hi there, We've just launched a pretty decent start for a linux for education portal that should contain hundreds (we already have about 50) totally creative commons or similar free license courses that can be used online directly (guest access to all courses) or downloaded to export into one's

Re: [Sugar-devel] [IAEP] Fwd: [Marketing] Press release flurry planning (LinuxTag - FOSSED - NECC - GUADEC)

2009-06-18 Thread David Van Assche
war. David Van Assche On Thu, Jun 18, 2009 at 9:49 PM, James Zakijzgr...@sugarlabs.org wrote: +1 Bert and others my2cents Outside of the opensource world I've seen many non-mainstream groups become too thinly spread due the many dedicated individuals involved together. I've seen in first

Re: [Sugar-devel] [IAEP] Fwd: [Marketing] Press release flurry planning (LinuxTag - FOSSED - NECC - GUADEC)

2009-06-18 Thread David Van Assche
further is probably going to spiral into something resembling a non-sensical flame war. David Van Assche On Thu, Jun 18, 2009 at 9:49 PM, James Zakijzgr...@sugarlabs.org wrote: +1 Bert and others my2cents Outside of the opensource world I've seen many non-mainstream groups become too thinly

[Sugar-devel] collaborative testing session (tomorrow's meeting, 17th June) reminder

2009-06-16 Thread David Van Assche
Hi folks,    This is a reminder about the collaborative sugar testing session we are having tomorrow, Wednesday 17th June at 19:00 UTC (That is 4 pm EDT, 3pm EST, 2 pm CST, 1 pm MST, and 12 pm PST, most of Europe that will be 9 pm, 8 pm for the UK) We will have a good 10+ people present, if last

[Sugar-devel] sugar collaboration session June 10th report

2009-06-11 Thread David Van Assche
Hi, I've published the report for our collaboration session which took place June 10th 2009. Please leave your comments, especially those who took part. http://www.nubae.com/collaboration-session-sugar-june10 thanks, David (nubae) Van Assche ___

Re: [Sugar-devel] ASLO Suggestion

2009-06-11 Thread David Van Assche
I recommend u take a look at the openSUSE offering. I took a careful look at the activities available and packaged those that seemed useful, relatively bug free, and fun. I think we have about 55 activities now. kind Regards, David (nubae) Van Assche On Tue, Jun 9, 2009 at 7:09 PM, James Simmons

Re: [Sugar-devel] [Grassroots-l] collaborative testing session (tomorrow's meeting) reminder

2009-06-10 Thread David Van Assche
Hmm ok, I stand corrected :-) I'm wondering now where I got the 20:00 time from... David On Wed, Jun 10, 2009 at 10:58 AM, Bert Freudenberg b...@freudenbergs.dewrote: On 09.06.2009, at 16:16, David Van Assche wrote: Hi folks, This is a reminder about the collaborative sugar testing

[Sugar-devel] collaborative testing session (tomorrow's meeting) reminder

2009-06-09 Thread David Van Assche
Hi folks, This is a reminder about the collaborative sugar testing session we are having tomorrow, Wednesday 10th June at 20:00 UTC (That is 4 pm EDT, 3pm EST, 2 pm CST, 1 pm MST, and 12 pm PST, most of Europe that will be 9 pm, 8 pm for the UK) We will have a good 5-10 people present, but

[Sugar-devel] personalisation and collaboration

2009-06-07 Thread David Van Assche
Something has been in the back of my head for a while now, ever since I've seen the impressive capabilities of being able to share an activity with your neighbourhood. Being able to cooperatively use applications brings a new level of playability to it all, and it reminds me of when I first saw

Re: [Sugar-devel] [IAEP] Getting data about the upgrading older machines and SoaS responsiveness.

2009-06-07 Thread David Van Assche
When it come to older pcs, it really makes sense to try and use LTSP. We have created a kiwi-ltsp usb stick for openSUSE, which gives a portable ltsp server wherever u plug it in. In most cases it would make sense for this to be the most powerful computer. It is as easy as installing the sugar and

Re: [Sugar-devel] [IAEP] Getting data about the upgrading older machines and SoaS responsiveness.

2009-06-07 Thread David Van Assche
That's a good point, and I understand the thinking behind it, as if you are not 'changing' anything in an existing setup, people are less afraid that things might go terribly wrong. That's the reason we have ltsp on a usb stick... because you can stick in a server, and test it without installing

Re: [Sugar-devel] [IAEP] personalisation and collaboration

2009-06-07 Thread David Van Assche
the learning process. kind Regards, David Van Assche On Sun, Jun 7, 2009 at 1:23 PM, Walter Bender walter.ben...@gmail.comwrote: On Sun, Jun 7, 2009 at 7:00 AM, David Van Asschedvanass...@gmail.com wrote: Something has been in the back of my head for a while now, ever since I've seen

Re: [Sugar-devel] Journal activity release 101 not tagged in Git

2009-06-06 Thread David Van Assche
And though packaging debian is quite different from doing rpms, I just finished getting all activities working for openSUSE. There were lots of little glitches that prevented activities from working,so if u run into any issues with particular activities, ping me and I might be able to tell u how

Re: [Sugar-devel] Journal activity release 101 not tagged in Git

2009-06-06 Thread David Van Assche
SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: RIPEMD160 On Sat, Jun 06, 2009 at 04:52:08PM +0200, David Van Assche wrote: And though packaging debian is quite different from doing rpms, I just finished getting all activities working for openSUSE. There were lots of little glitches that prevented activities from

Re: [Sugar-devel] [math4] Activity Awards, Activity Alerts, Frame Alerts

2009-06-06 Thread David Van Assche
to it then... kind regards, David Van Assche On Sat, Jun 6, 2009 at 3:35 AM, Gary C Martin g...@garycmartin.com wrote: Hi Frederick, On 6 Jun 2009, at 00:30, Frederick Grose wrote: On Fri, Jun 5, 2009 at 6:32 PM, Gary C Martin g...@garycmartin.com wrote: ... FWIW, David Van Assche

Re: [Sugar-devel] [math4] Activity Awards, Activity Alerts, Frame Alerts

2009-06-06 Thread David Van Assche
lets decide how we move forwards on this and get to it then... kind regards, David Van Assche On Sat, Jun 6, 2009 at 3:35 AM, Gary C Martin g...@garycmartin.com wrote: Hi Frederick, On 6 Jun 2009, at 00:30, Frederick Grose wrote: On Fri, Jun 5, 2009 at 6:32 PM, Gary C

Re: [Sugar-devel] [IAEP] collaboration testing session

2009-06-05 Thread David Van Assche
Well as we just discussed in irc, some activities will actually share and allow for collaboration, but the vast majority do not and/or dont work between different distribution methods. In any case we can certainly try some out and send you the log files to dissect, in case u cannot make it. kind

Re: [Sugar-devel] collaboration testing session

2009-06-05 Thread David Van Assche
Ok, etoys included too.. On Fri, Jun 5, 2009 at 11:35 AM, Bert Freudenberg b...@freudenbergs.dewrote: On 05.06.2009, at 06:09, David Van Assche wrote: Hi folks, We are having a collaborative sugar testing session next week Wednesday 10th June at 20:00 UTC (That is 4 pm EDT, 3pm EST, 2

Re: [Sugar-devel] [IAEP] collaboration testing session

2009-06-05 Thread David Van Assche
so you can try to correlate any spikes to specific activities. Thanks, Caroline On Fri, Jun 5, 2009 at 12:09 AM, David Van Assche dvanass...@gmail.com wrote: Hi folks, We are having a collaborative sugar testing session next week Wednesday 10th June at 20:00 UTC (That is 4

[Sugar-devel] collaboration testing session

2009-06-04 Thread David Van Assche
Hi folks, We are having a collaborative sugar testing session next week Wednesday 10th June at 20:00 UTC (That is 4 pm EDT, 3pm EST, 2 pm CST, 1 pm MST, and 12 pm PST, most of Europe that will be 9 pm, 8 pm for the UK) So far we have 5 people signed up, but more are welcome as we really want

[Sugar-devel] Sugar on suse and virtualised appliances to cheat network connectivity

2009-05-31 Thread David Van Assche
broken environment kind Regards, David Van Assche www.nubae.com ___ Sugar-devel mailing list Sugar-devel@lists.sugarlabs.org http://lists.sugarlabs.org/listinfo/sugar-devel

Re: [Sugar-devel] [IAEP] [SoaS] Request for Artwork: Boot Screen

2009-05-30 Thread David Van Assche
Yeah, this is also something that is relevant and usable across distros, so lets try and make it distro agnostic David On Sat, May 30, 2009 at 3:07 PM, Sean DALY sdaly...@gmail.com wrote: Well, I'd like to do a mockup of my idea (tonight), post it to the wiki under Gary's, and have

[Sugar-devel] classroom presenter, iTalc for sugar (possible ports for LinuxTag Berlin showoff)

2009-05-28 Thread David Van Assche
Hi, At LinuxTag Berlin, there are 3 areas that are of particular interest to me, and might be considered novelties in the way sugar can/will be presented there. From one side, I will be representing sugar packaging on the openSUSE platform, and being part of the opensuse-edu team, we will show

Re: [Sugar-devel] [IAEP] classroom presenter, iTalc for sugar (possible ports for LinuxTag Berlin showoff)

2009-05-28 Thread David Van Assche
over to that student for a while. On Thu, May 28, 2009 at 2:17 AM, David Van Assche dvanass...@gmail.comwrote: Hi, At LinuxTag Berlin, there are 3 areas that are of particular interest to me, and might be considered novelties in the way sugar can/will be presented there. From one side, I

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] [IAEP] Help to Find the PO file of Some Activities to able me to Translate Them

2009-05-25 Thread David Van Assche
better wiki than nothing, no? kind Regards, David Van Assche On Mon, May 25, 2009 at 6:15 PM, Gary C Martin g...@garycmartin.com wrote: On 25 May 2009, at 12:33, David Van Assche wrote: Super... that methodology should be written up some place as its a great guide to follow... I'd much

Re: [Sugar-devel] Simplifying sugar-jhbuild

2009-05-22 Thread David Van Assche
I can only speak of opensuse and mandriva but we compile xulrunner ourselves on those 2 plaftorms... David (nubae) On Fri, May 22, 2009 at 9:56 PM, Edward Cherlin echer...@gmail.com wrote: On Thu, May 21, 2009 at 11:41 AM, Tomeu Vizoso to...@sugarlabs.org wrote: As with any other sugar

[Sugar-devel] feedback from the Distro (autopackaging team) at Sugar Camp and recent meeting with key members taking on that task

2009-05-19 Thread David Van Assche
We had an IRC meeting yesterday (1 day after sugar camp!) to decide how to move forward with the decisions taken at Sugar Camp in the area of making packaging easier, performance better, testing easier, and volunteer support and QA attraction a more realistic process and approach. You can see the

Re: [Sugar-devel] [IAEP] personal marketing (bottum up approach)

2009-05-19 Thread David Van Assche
Besides from getting bandwidth is there a way I can help to achieve this? (I guess ssh access would be needed) Kind regards, Marten On Tue, 2009-05-19 at 12:10 +0200, David Van Assche wrote: One thing solution we use at openSUSE to get increcremental images, ie... you have an older version

Re: [Sugar-devel] Sharing to Groups

2009-05-19 Thread David Van Assche
, what should I leave enabled so we can cut the fat as it were... kind Regards, David Van Assche On Tue, May 19, 2009 at 9:42 AM, Martin Langhoff martin.langh...@gmail.com wrote: On Sat, May 16, 2009 at 2:19 AM, Rodrigo Padula de Oliveira rodrigopad...@projetofedora.org wrote: Martin Langhoff

Re: [Sugar-devel] Sharing to Groups

2009-05-19 Thread David Van Assche
(Nubae) Van Assche On Tue, May 19, 2009 at 3:11 PM, Martin Langhoff martin.langh...@gmail.com wrote: On Tue, May 19, 2009 at 1:53 PM, David Van Assche dvanass...@gmail.com wrote: Talking about moodle, we really should decide what to enable on the Not only stop scaring people, but provide content

Re: [Sugar-devel] [IAEP] [Marketing] personal marketing (bottum up approach)

2009-05-19 Thread David Van Assche
me too, shall we take a practical approach and suggest some locations? David (nubae) Van Assche On Tue, May 19, 2009 at 8:11 PM, Marten Vijn i...@martenvijn.nl wrote: On Tue, 2009-05-19 at 16:46 +0200, Bernie Innocenti wrote: On 05/19/09 13:51, Walter Bender wrote: Maybe we can find a time

Re: [Sugar-devel] Sharing to Groups

2009-05-19 Thread David Van Assche
19, 2009 at 6:30 AM, David Van Assche dvanass...@gmail.com wrote: ah great, would be nice to be able to take care of everything, but think we have enough work on our hands, if we could get some other people on board that are experienced moodle admins, that would be great. thanks Martin

Re: [Sugar-devel] [IAEP] Sugar on LTSP

2009-04-26 Thread David Van Assche
for it in this lab. The lab is used by faculty and students from early childhood ed. and other departments inb CoE. They'd love to bring in teachers and children from local schools to showcase it. I'm cc'ing David Van Assche in case he's not on this list (highly doubtful, though). I am

Re: [Sugar-devel] webified and google gears

2009-04-14 Thread David Van Assche
time I built gears from source there were some hickups with wrong libraries and flags, but It wasn't too difficult. If any more help is needed, let me know. David On Tue, Apr 14, 2009 at 10:24 PM, David Van Assche dvanass...@gmail.com wrote: ok, here's what I've found so far... I'll keep looking

[Sugar-devel] logging irc setup

2009-02-12 Thread David Van Assche
well, u can find it here: http://www.nubae.com/logs/sugar There are various curious commands the bot can help with based on google stuff the list is as follows: [control command is @ and not !] example: @google define:sugarlabs # !google [.google.country.code] [define:|spell:|movie:] # #

Re: [Sugar-devel] [IAEP] activites known not to either work at all or not on certin platforms

2009-02-11 Thread David Van Assche
:34 AM, David Van Assche dvanass...@gmail.com wrote: well this entire conversation was really brought about because I couldnt practice speech with my 2 nephews... Im sorry if I crossed the line a bit, but I think what I said needed to be said... SoaS is indeed the best plqtform right now

[Sugar-devel] activites known not to either work at all or not on certin platforms

2009-02-10 Thread David Van Assche
ok? I guess this will be contreversial but it must be said and acted upon (much more importantly) Im gonna try and make this easy: SoaS - the latest fedora core based I tried to impress my 9 year old gescwister... (related one) Speak - it will not even launch why is it then on a disitributed

Re: [Sugar-devel] [IAEP] activites known not to either work at all or not on certin platforms

2009-02-10 Thread David Van Assche
: Do we have a place for testers to record the what works with which release? If not perhaps someone could set it up on the moodle system schools.sugarlab.org using the moodle database module: http://docs.moodle.org/en/Database_module On Tue, Feb 10, 2009 at 9:14 PM, David Van Assche dvanass

Re: [Sugar-devel] [IAEP] activites known not to either work at all or not on certin platforms

2009-02-10 Thread David Van Assche
://docs.moodle.org/en/Database_module On Tue, Feb 10, 2009 at 9:14 PM, David Van Assche dvanass...@gmail.com wrote: ok? I guess this will be contreversial but it must be said and acted upon (much more importantly) Im gonna try and make this easy: SoaS - the latest fedora core based I tried

Re: [Sugar-devel] SoaS at FOSDEM

2009-01-31 Thread David Van Assche
... I'd also suggest putting wubi on it so it can be run on windows... (cringe) Anyweay, so this would become the sugar addon image/cd/drive David Van Assche On Sat, Jan 31, 2009 at 2:15 PM, Tomeu Vizoso to...@sugarlabs.org wrote: On Sat, Jan 31, 2009 at 11:49, Marco Pesenti Gritti marc

Re: [Sugar-devel] SoaS at FOSDEM

2009-01-31 Thread David Van Assche
You can easily make gdm the session manager from which to choose sugar or gnome, and thereby give them access to gimp, inkscape and whatever other apps... On Sat, Jan 31, 2009 at 4:51 PM, Simon Schampijer si...@schampijer.de wrote: Marco Pesenti Gritti wrote: On Sat, Jan 31, 2009 at 4:40 PM,

Re: [Sugar-devel] SoaS at FOSDEM

2009-01-31 Thread David Van Assche
... Anyway, edubuntu is a mix of gnome and kde edu apps... and soon sugar edu stuff too kind Regards, David Van Assche On Sat, Jan 31, 2009 at 6:45 PM, Sebastian Dziallas sebast...@when.com wrote: Simon Schampijer schrieb: David Van Assche wrote: What's wrong with offering kde, sugar

Re: [Sugar-devel] Summary Minutes from olpc-friends' Tuesday Deployment Meeting

2009-01-31 Thread David Van Assche
Enjoy: hpachas _sj_, los temas de implementación pasan por 3 temas importantes the implementation themes are split into 3 important ones: hpachas _sj_, logistico, técnico y pedagógico logistics, technical and pedagogical hpachas pienso que se deben agendar reuniones en base a

Re: [Sugar-devel] [ANNOUNCE] Groupthink 0.1 pre-alpha

2009-01-14 Thread David Van Assche
This sounds like a great foundation for a sugar framework... something that not only coders can get a feel for... kind Regards, David Van Assche On Wed, Jan 14, 2009 at 6:33 AM, Chris Ball c...@laptop.org wrote: Hi Ben, Groupthink: Collab should be easy. (from the patch

Re: [Sugar-devel] [IAEP] Flash at Sugar Labs

2009-01-05 Thread David Van Assche
be useful for making flash based learning objects for Moodle. The site for the soft is here: http://www.salasaga.org/ kind Regards, David Van Assche On Mon, Jan 5, 2009 at 3:16 PM, Wade Brainerd wad...@gmail.com wrote: On Mon, Jan 5, 2009 at 7:15 AM, Bert Freudenberg b...@freudenbergs.de wrote