[IAEP] [Sugar-devel] Sugar Trisquel image Ready for testing.

James Cameron quozl at laptop.org
Tue Nov 3 17:01:36 EST 2020

On Tue, Nov 03, 2020 at 02:16:27PM +0100, Martin Guy wrote:
> I notice that Music Blocks isn't in the Trisquel Etiona set, and it
> seems a prime candidate for inclusion.

Music Blocks doesn't run as a Sugar activity yet.  Walter would be
best person to ask about that.

> Of the other activities, I couldn't make Develop do anything useful,
> but I couldn't with Trisquel Live Sugar Toast either, so I assume
> it's just me.

No, I saw that when building OLPC OS.  A fix was pushed to the master
branch of the upstream repository, and my guess is you cloned the
Sugar Labs fork instead.  I've updated the Sugar Labs master branch.

> > I see that you've done it manually and I'd love to know what you did.
> Nothing special. Just searching each activity on
> github.com/sugarlabs and filling in the fields

As you can see, searching for activities using repositories on
github.com/sugarlabs is not (and never has been) a reliable process.

Also, some repositories contain more than one activity (TamTam,
Wikipedia), some contain a branch per activity (TurtleArt), and some
repositories require building before release (TamTam, Wikipedia, Help,

Our release process for activities is generally described here;

It may be better to use activity bundles.  It's what they are for.

James Cameron

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