[Sugar-devel] Initial F14 developers-only release for XO and XO-1.5

Simon Schampijer simon at schampijer.de
Tue Sep 28 10:37:18 EDT 2010

Hi Gary,

thanks a lot for your notes. I will comment on the things I have answers to.

On 09/27/2010 05:38 PM, Gary C Martin wrote:
> On 24 Sep 2010, at 13:08, Simon Schampijer wrote:
> [...]
> Thanks for the image Simon, great to have something working on the XO-1 to test! Have been poking a stick at it yesterday and today – here's a quick brain dump (no tickets filed yet) just to get the ball rolling on this 0.89.6 Sugar based build:
> - First boot dcon speckled/corrupt video image initially, and then just before first boot name/colour chooser, did not happen on subsequent boots
> - XO boot animation ends with the XO character with one dot below it, think this is the wrong frame to end on – it should hold with the XO and full circle of dots
> - Non-Sugar style cursor for interacting with first boot name/colour chooser
> - Terminal-31 activity console and tabs text layout/redraw vte (?) issues
> - When activities launch on an XO-1, you see a brief flash of a non-Sugar themed window before going correctly fullscreen
> - Display brightness XO-1 keys have no effect
> - Journal toolbar empty space to left of new 'sort by' icon, would expect the search field to expand to take any available space
> - Tried sharing Chat-67 with neighbourhood and later stopping, it does not remove the Chat icon from neighbourhood view

Seen that, too. Would be great if someone with an F14 non-XO build could 
check if that happens there as well.

> - Resuming/Joining a shared Chat always resumes as private mode

Same here. Should be tested on vanilla F14.

> - Home fav view ring re-suffles its activity order after a reboot for no obvious pattern, but seems somewhat related to activities used
> - Experienced Sugar crashing and rebooting on several occasions just after switching between two activities, or just after trying to start one (sorry couldn't find any useful logs)
> - The 'My Settings' control panel still overflows module icons off the right edge, did the patches to fix this not land in mainline?

No, I have seen no patch that has been proposed to master.

> - Missing gettext dependency for using ./setup build when developing/hacking activities ;)

Has this been added back to the package yet as dependency?


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