On Mon, 2007-08-20 at 09:14 +0200, Lars Rupp wrote:
Hi James, @ll
On Sa 18 Aug 2007 16:00:35 CEST James Tremblay <jamesat(a)comcast.net> wrote:
How are you? How is the Baby?
Currently my whole family is moving from Göttingen to Nuernberg (about
400km). All family members are alive and kicking (especially my
daugther - just two months old and it seems to me she's becoming her
first teeths...). So this is the last time I can send an email from
our old apartment.
I'm wondering about the 905 mb size of the
new disk. Is it programs or
dependencies pushing us into dvd size? I'm not in the poorest school
district that I know of, but even my IBM servers still all use cd's.
This is the result of some sleepless nights (currently 140 source
packages in Education:desktop and Education:server).
But I've created an online repository, so you can use the URL below to
add the Education-Repository to your installation sources:
Just a short ls -lrSh in the rpms directory shows some packages with
Perhaps now it's a good time to test _all_ applications and decide if
they should stay on the CD or just reside in the repository.
The german Education team has already started to test some
applications. I think we can clone their wiki page:
into the english wiki.
The page is splitted into two parts: one for young children (up to 12
years) and one for older ones.
For each part, there are some categories like "computing",
"languages", "mathematics", "natural sciences",
"art".... (try to
place a application into one or more of these categories - you can
create a new one if none fits your application, but this should not be
The table titles are:
* Pakagename (with link to a detailed description) - links to
pages, if possible
* Description - short description of the application
* Homepage - the original homepage of the project
* Note - links to other websites who have good articles about this application
Good to hear that all is well with you and the little one, this is a
great time in your life as you are the most important thing in her life,
soon it will be toys, games, tv, music, etc...Give her as much love and
attention as you give us and she will always love you twice as much as
Thanks for the update and direction. Sorry about my lack of presence
here it's just that I have only two months to accomplish all my
non-production hour upgrades, i.e. upgrading Groupwise to 7.02 on
SLES10sp1, installing new TeraByte storage drive, etc....
Director of Technology
Newmarket School District
"let's make a difference"
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