[Sugar-devel] [IAEP] Planning for the future (Samuel Greenfeld)
quozl at laptop.org
Wed Feb 25 15:54:17 EST 2015
My small amount of work on the XO-1 has made improvements, but more is
I hope Sugar Labs and community developers can continue to work on
these performance problems. If there's anything at OLPC blocking
that, please let me know.
Samuel's build of 14.1.0 is suitable for developers to begin the
process of tuning for the XO-1.
On Wed, Feb 25, 2015 at 03:48:30PM -0500, Sora Edwards-Thro wrote:
> Thanks for the fact-checking, James. Sorry I didn't correctly attribute credit
> to you, Gonzalo.
> On Wed, Feb 25, 2015 at 3:33 PM, James Cameron <quozl at laptop.org> wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 25, 2015 at 03:19:18PM -0500, Sora Edwards-Thro wrote:
> > Here's a table Martin Dluhos generated of the start-up times on
> > XO-1s for different OS versions. It influenced our decision-making
> > in Haiti (we have a customized version of 12.1.0); I don't know
> > what they decided in Nepal, where he was based.
> > https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/ccc?key=
> No, that table was prepared by Gonzalo Odiard in July 2013, and
> discussed on devel@ at the time, and sugar-devel@ mailing list in
> November 2013.
> The results are all because of memory contention, and the fixes are to
> 1. run the operating system from SD card, (which releases a lot of
> memory), or
> 2. add swap partition on SD card, (which moves little used memory to
> the card).
> James Cameron
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>  https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/ccc?key=0As_jQJX0Me6XdDI2clFpX1FFRHhKMHVFZGkyakdST2c&usp=sharing
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