[IAEP] Sharing question

Bert Freudenberg bert at freudenbergs.de
Fri Nov 6 05:38:16 EST 2009

On 06.11.2009, at 03:03, Gerald Ardito wrote:

> Now, it's just a matter of getting the XOs to run .84 instead of .82.
> Thanks.
> Gerald

There is no production-ready OS for the XO with Sugar 0.84 yet. But it  
is being worked on:


In the mean time there is an activity that allows to share individual  
files, see forwarded message below.

- Bert -

Begin forwarded message:

> From: "Benjamin M. Schwartz" <bmschwar at fas.harvard.edu>
> Date: 28. Oktober 2009 21:18:53 MEZ
> To: Bert Freudenberg <bert at freudenbergs.de>
> Cc: OLPC Devel <devel at laptop.org>
> Subject: Re: Sharing files among several XO
> Reply-To: bens at alum.mit.edu
> Bert Freudenberg wrote:
>> The Distribute activity would be your best bet I guess. Where is it?
> http://dev.laptop.org/~bemasc/Distribute-1.xo
> Distribute is the barest prototype of a sharing activity, designed  
> purely
> as a proof of concept.  It is unmaintained, has essentially no user
> interface, and is not available in any language other than English.   
> The
> code is a simplified derivative of the hackish HTTP-based sharing  
> system
> from Read.
> Any attempts to revive it are welcome.  This is the first time I've  
> ever
> heard of anyone even attempting to use it.
> --Ben

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