[Sugar-devel] SoaS and new netbooks

Art Hunkins abhunkin at uncg.edu
Tue Sep 14 12:30:39 EDT 2010

Thanks to the three of you (Tomeu, Peter and Sasha) who responded to my 
query. I will pass on the 7" netbooks for now.

The 7" Sylvania model has 128MB RAM and runs a VIA ARM 32-bit CPU (VIA-ARM 

I have several other netbooks (an Intel Classmate and an Asus EeePC900) that 
accept SoaS just fine. Frankly, I was just wondering about this new <$100US 

Art Hunkins

----- Original Message ----- 
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To: "Art Hunkins" <abhunkin at uncg.edu>
Cc: <sugar-devel at lists.sugarlabs.org>
Sent: Tuesday, September 14, 2010 4:29 AM
Subject: Re: [Sugar-devel] SoaS and new netbooks

> On Tue, Sep 14, 2010 at 2:16 AM, Art Hunkins <abhunkin at uncg.edu> wrote:
>> Does anyone know whether SoaS USB sticks will boot onto the new 7" 
>> netbooks
>> (<$100US)?
>> The OS is WindowsCE 6.0 professional, and there are 3 USB2.0 ports. Video
>> resolution is 800x480.
> Unlikely as anything that runs WindowsCE is likely to be ARM. Do you
> have a model number? I usually recommend the Acer Aspire One devices.
> I can't remember exactly the model but I think it was the Acer Aspire
> One 532 and it works completely out of the box with SoaS v3.
> Regards,
> Peter 

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