[IAEP] wetab Is there more about this ?

henry buehler henry2_buehler at hotmail.com
Sat Sep 10 13:25:58 EDT 2011

* mschuessler (~mschuessl at dslb-094-222-006-174.pools.arcor-ip.net) has joined #sugar...<mschuessler> i'm trying to use sugar on the wetab<mschuessler> wich is a handheld - would virtual box drain the battery pretty fast?<kevix> there are deb and rpm pacakges for sugar but dont know how it would install on 'meego'<mschuessler> which<mschuessler> i am actually quiete close<satellit_afk> no it will be slower. Otherwise I have no suggestions... <mschuessler> meego has a yum as package manager<kevix> if you do try it, add your results to the sugarlabs wiki, if you can :)<mschuessler> i already did<mschuessler> it compiled succesfuly.....<mschuessler> however - the project im working on aims at running suagr on top of meego<mschuessler> runing sugar on the weetab stanbdalone wont be a big problem<mschuessler> i would just install fedora and put the sugar-emulator on it<mschuessler> if you dont midn i would like to post the error message here when i try start the suagr-emulator on meego - maybe its just a missing depencie or something the like....<mschuessler> it runs an 1.66 GHz Intel Atom N450<satellit_afk> yes I have a ACER ASPIRE ONE N450 here and it works great....<mschuessler> what operating system?<satellit_afk> runs fedora fine<mschuessler> yeah fedora would run on the wetab too....<mschuessler> but as i said - the project im working on aims at running thesugar interface on top of meego - so you could easly switch betwenn the two....<mschuessler> well and to the current state i managed to compile sugar and install all dpeencies i am aware of but i get the following error...<mschuessler> i have the feeling im really close to get it running<mschuessler> The error is "no module named decorator" btw<alsroot> mschuessler: you need to install python-decorator package (or how it is named in your distro)<mschuessler> hey thx<mschuessler> funny thing is - i just did<satellit_afk> keep trying....people with knowledge are here at different times . also use mailing lists...sugar-devel at lists.sugarlabs.org<mschuessler> and it fixed the error - yay! ....<mschuessler> now i get a dbus exception<mschuessler> is that a familiar problem to you guys?<alsroot> mschuessler: could you pastebin it<kevix> mschuessler: could you say what kind of educational environment this is for?<mschuessler> a school<mschuessler> kids are aged 14 and up<kevix> interesting.<mschuessler> its an experiement - if kids would get along with a handheld in school<kevix> there is the scratch and etoys environment which might be good be computational thinking/programming<kevix> 'getting along' in an educational setting = ?<mschuessler> well my project manager defintly wants etoys<kevix> OLPC/Sugar is working on the XO-1.75, which is the precursor for the xo-3 (marvell ARM tablet). so they are working on how they will transition to a tablet paradigm<mschuessler> yup i know<mschuessler> put xo-3 is not here yet - an we get a couple of handheld devices for free<mschuessler> so why not use sugar on those<mschuessler> its a much better interface than the meego one (if use for education)<kevix> hopefuly you can publish your result for olpc/sugar to see<mschuessler> yup we will<mschuessler> we document everything we try and what has worked and what not<mschuessler> here is the current error btw: pastebin.com/DtyBD28m<satellit_afk> do you have a wiki ? with these results? <kevix> mschuessler: have you seen the videos from the recent edujam 2011 in Uraguy?<mschuessler> no i havent seen them<mschuessler> sry its http://pastebin.com/DTyBD28m<mschuessler> were about wld i find those (videos)<mschuessler> we do not currently run a wiki<mschuessler> is guess publishing our results in the sugarlabs wiki would be a better aproch anyway<satellit_afk> You may want to link it here: http://wiki.sugarlabs.org/go/Sugar_Creation_Kit#Community_Distributions<alsroot> mschuessler: Re: http://pastebin.com/DTyBD28m -- do you have sugar-datastore installed? does "datastore-service" command start well?<kevix> mschuessler: http://wiki.sugarlabs.org/go/EduJAM/2011<mschuessler> no it doenst - apparantly cjson seems not to be installed proberly<mschuessler> i will fix this and tell you guys if i made a any process<mschuessler> i have forwarded your sugestion to publish our apraoch under Community Distributions in the suagr wiki to my project manager...<mschuessler> it works! awesome! 		 	   		  
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