Updating old laptop
If the new build includes newer firmware, then your XO will reboot twice. After updating, you should run the Sugar activity updater from the control panel.If not, you may find that various activities are not working.As an example of the data efficiency gain, The time efficiency gain is less easy to characterize.It depends on the speed of the internet link, the speed of the updates server, and whether the update was able to use its server-friendly efficiency mode.As of release 11.2.0, olpc-update only keeps 1 software version available by default (i.e.the old version is deleted after booting into the new version for the first time).To manually upgrade your machine when a new version is released: The build-identifier is normally identified on the release notes of the release you are upgrading to.Historically, build identifiers were simple numbers (e.g.
By default an installation of Lync Server does not contain any pre-installed or pre-approved updates, this must be performed manually by an administrator.
Trying irsync_pristine update from rsync://updates.laptop.org/build-build-number - Cleaning tree. If "irsync_pristine" fails, it will try "irsync dirty update", and then try "Performing full rsync".
As long as the last method completes without errors, you're fine. When the process is complete, you need to reboot, unless you supplied the .
olpc-update is designed to work with even the worst internet connections, and will do no harm if it is interrupted during download.
It will resume from where it left off, without having to download what it has already downloaded.
If upgrading between minor releases within the same release series or between development releases in the same development stream, the space required will be low.