Re: Sugar on debian
* David Farning <email@example.com> [080715 20:41]:
> Hey all,
> I am wonder what the interest level is in make a DebianEdu version that
> is based on the Sugar desktop.
big interest from Germany ;-)
> As you may have heard< OLPC is in the process of spinning off Sugar
> development to Sugar Labs.
> In addition to developing Sugar for OLPC we making Sugar more available
> to mainstream distributions. Jonas, has been doing a great job
> packaging Sugar. As a result of his feed back, we are working to create
> better communication channels with distribution as well as make tar ball
> more available.
Yes, Jonas is doing a great job.
> We are going to continue using firstname.lastname@example.org as our main development
> list until the traffic get high enough to warrant a split. The
> difference will more cultural as we recognize the importance of the
> community in improving and spreading sugar.
> I has subscribed to this list to better understand your project. Please
> feel free to ask general sugar questions here. Technical question are
> better handled at email@example.com.
thanks for subscribing here!
The German team of skolelinux has helped to develop the XO-LiveCD to push the
development and to spread the information about OLPC. We found a
sponsor who has financed 1000 LiveCds.
Thanks to Wolfgang Rohmoser and his LiveBackup tool.
So lets join forces, I would like to have the Sugar desktop on
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