Help needed on reply about squeak
bert at freudenbergs.de
Mon Dec 11 18:00:16 UTC 2006
On Dec 11, 2006, at 9:50 , Bert Freudenberg wrote:
> On Dec 11, 2006, at 9:42 , Brad Fuller wrote:
>> Bert Freudenberg wrote:
>>> What would be really helpful is some tutorial projects that are
>>> downloaded right with the etoys installation. That is what we're
>>> doing with the OLPC version, for which we also are working on
>>> better language rendering support.
>>> The OLPC etoys version should run fine on any machine. But making
>>> the example projects appear in the general projects list requires
>>> some work, and making the font choices configurable (they are set
>>> up for a 200 dpi screen now) would also be necessary. A plan of
>>> action would be for someone to make a nice general etoys package
>>> from that version:
>>> Or rather from the etoys-dev image which includes source files at
>>> We (VPRI hackers) can certainly assist with that, though our main
>>> focus is the actual kid's machine right now.
>> I did mention they could easily download OLPC etoys using yum. I
>> will reiterate this fact. BTW, is there anything specific to FC5?
>> That is, can other distros dnl from the repo and execute OLPC etoys?
> I don't think there is nothing FC5 specific in there. You can run
> Etoys outside of Sugar by typing "etoys" on the command line.
That should have been "I don't think there is anything". Or "I think
there is nothing".
- Bert -
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