|These are issues I care about :) and this page is continually updated.|
|I got an XO Laptop as part of a project in July 2008. At the time, I had 5 minutes experience with Linux. But I turned it on and got it to connect to an encrypted wireless. So I said to myself - instead of hauling around my huge laptop (okay - it is a very nice IBM Thinkpad, but it is still heavy) and working on this wiki - I will just take my XO around and work on this wiki. Except ...!
A couple of remarks.
|Installing ttf fonts||Resolved||Installing ttf fonts on XO||User can now access pages with jsmath. User can now access pages with "lean" pdfs - i.e. pdfs with non-embedded fonts. User can now read page written in local-language ttf fonts.|
|Taking/Storing Screenshots||Resolved on
Bits from Bill
|Taking Screenshots on your XO||User can take screenshots of current screen
Not thoroughly tested.
|Run Java Applets||Partial Success!||In mid-November 2008, I upgraded to latest xo firmware 8.2.
From the directions on: http://wiki.laptop.org/go/Java#Installing_OpenJDK_Java
The instructions/information given on all known links both in/out of olpc tested and retested. No go! (Oct 2008)
|User cannot run online GeoGebra (grey block)
User can run online Scratch!
User cannot screencasts with TOC
Says: rainbow-daemon at the top and locks up or loses color. Nov.2008
|Multi-Language Keyboards -
Installing and Switching
|Unresolved||All known links tested; must download latest version of firmware ...
Personally I want to install MK (cyrillic) keyboard and be able to switch between MK and US easily
|User cannot type in multiple languages and/or alphabets and easily switch between keyboards
User cannot do online editing of wiki pages requiring more than one input language
|Scroll Bar Browser||Unresolved||Cannot access scroll bar at right in browser. Have to remember to use arrow keys on monitor.||Pain in the ass.|
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