[IAEP] Show Must Go On - SoaS for the XO-1
e0425826 at student.tuwien.ac.at
Wed Jun 17 03:49:08 EDT 2009
Wow, great stuff, can't wait to try this out at home!!
One question though: Do I have to write the image to NAND or can I also
directly boot the XO from an SD-card / USB key?
Thanks and keep up the excellent work!
Zitat von Sebastian Dziallas <sebastian at when.com>:
> Hi everybody,
> I'm very pleased to announce the first early preview of a new generation
> of SoaS XO-1 images. Those consist not only of the latest and greatest
> Sugar bits, but also a F11 base system and a special OLPC kernel based
> on 2.6.30.
> This means now that even power management actually works out of the box.
> There are some other points, for example the mostly working keyboard
> keys. But this is really just a preview!
> You'll notice only very few activities in your home view, which is due
> to a mistake in our config files. You'd be able to symlink the folders
> from /usr/share/sugar/honey to ~/Activities, though. This is a known
> issue, but if you come across others, please let us know!
> Finally, I'd like to take the chance to thank all the people for their
> tremendous work, especially Martin Dengler and all the folks at OLPC!
> Now how can you get that? Just download the following two files:
> Put them on a USB key or a SD card, plug them into your XO and execute:
> copy-nand u:\devxo-1.img or copy-nand sd:\devxo-1.img
> Note that you'll need to have an unlocked XO and the latest firmware!
> So. Happy hacking and let us know what you think! :)
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