[IAEP] Dell E Classic
dfarning at sugarlabs.org
Mon Jul 28 14:55:28 EDT 2008
On Mon, 2008-07-28 at 15:47 +0545, Bernie Innocenti wrote:
> Seems like a nice platform for use in schools. The _list_ price of
> $300 is also amazing: if true, it means you could get it in quantity
> for something like $250 or less.
> Has anybody contacted Dell to see if they'd be interested in running
> Sugar on it?
Are we ready to start contacting OEM?
The community outreach roadmap I have been working on:
Engage Linux distributions.
a. Make sure they are aware of Sugar.
b. Help build a community within each distribution to packages Sugar +
c. Help expand community include testers, developers, and translators.
2. Engage education focused distributions.
a. Make sure they are aware of the packaging efforts on either .deb
b,c. repeat a and c from step 1.
3. Engage the OSS in education community.
repeat a, b, c in step 2.
1a. Ongoing -
1b. Initial Phase - Working with Debian and Ubuntu. Greg is working
with Fedora and Redhat.
1c. Will start when basic set of stable packages are available for their
2a. Initial Phase - Identifying and establishing contact with edu
3a. Initial Phase - Identifying and establishing contact with
This bottom up approach should augment OLPC top down approach quite
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