soasXO builds for USB?
quozl at laptop.org
Mon Nov 2 05:34:17 UTC 2009
On Sun, Nov 01, 2009 at 09:27:10PM -0800, Yioryos Asprobounitis wrote:
> However I was referring to the
> http://download.sugarlabs.org/soas/snapshots/2/ builds specifically
> where you have only tree.tar.lzma versions. Trying these with the
> instructions mentioned bellow failed miserably (tried soas01xo and
> soas02xo). Expanding their content in an ext3 formatted stick also
> failed boot.
Yes, that would fail.
> I could try the newer soas04xo.tree.tar.lzma but pls specify
> a) Is this a device images? If yes what size?
No, they are not device images. "tree.tar" tells me that.
> b) If not device images but indeed trees, are devices build with their
> content know to boot the XO-1?. If yes do they need anything
The tree should contain that, in the /boot/olpc.fth file. I've not
checked if it does. You are welcome to check.
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