[Sugar-devel] Sugar on a Stick

James Cameron quozl at laptop.org
Thu Dec 27 00:27:58 EST 2018

On Thu, Dec 27, 2018 at 12:05:04AM -0500, Frederick Grose wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 26, 2018 at 7:23 PM Walter Bender <walter.bender at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>     Sorry. Just saw this email. I'm copying it to the devel list where it will
>     get more eyes on it. (We are phasing out Social Help.)
>     Re SoaS, it sounds like you made your sticks w/o persistent memory, which
>     is why you need to log in each time.
>     regards.
>     -walter
>     On Fri, Dec 21, 2018 at 10:47 AM Hugh <hughblue at gmail.com> wrote:
>         trying to use SoaS
>         trying to create account on Social Help.  confirm email never arrived. 
>         can't log in.
>         on Sugar.  got a problem.  every time we log in, it is asking for Name,
>         Color, Gender.  Super annoying.  Need to save that as part of user
>         profile so they are not prompted on every login.  my 2 year old son
>         cannot get past that on his own.  requires my intervention every time
>         he wants to boot computer.  i thought SoaS would be easier for a kid to
>         use.  let it start all the way up every time to the OS, instead of
>         prompting all that stuff to get in.
>         Thanks,
>         Hugh
>     --
>     Walter Bender
>     Sugar Labs
>     http://www.sugarlabs.org
> Also reported here with a few more details:
> https://bugs.sugarlabs.org/ticket/4991

Thanks, interesting.  The "Error parsing public key" from Sugar
Toolkit also seems to affect the collaboration features.


We need someone to do interactive debugging of the Sugar startup on
Fedora 29 or later.  The symptom does not occur on Debian or Ubuntu.

My guess is something interesting changed from Fedora 28 to Fedora 29.

James Cameron

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