[Grml] Help needed for OLPC-Austria - School on a Stick

Michael Prokop mika at grml.org
Fri Jul 6 12:54:27 CEST 2007

* Andreas.Trawoeger at wgkk.at <Andreas.Trawoeger at wgkk.at> [20070705 21:15]:

> Is anybody from the grml community interested to help the 'school on a 
> stick' project from OLPC-Austria (
> http://olpcaustria.org/mediawiki/index.php/School_on_a_stick)?

Depends on what you exactly need. :) But basically: yes.

> The idea is to provide every pupil in a class with its own bootable 
> usb-stick running Linux.

> Currently we have:
> - A school in Vienna for testing
> - 18 brand new PCs which will be delivered next week.
> - A bunch of kids who will return from hiding on 3.Sep.2007.

> So everything that is left to do is buying a couple of usb-sticks and 
> finding a Linux distribution that is able to boot from an usb-stick :-))

Well, grml can boot from USB (no matter whether harddisk or usb pen)
straight out-of-the-box. :)

So please feel free to contact me off the list if you need any
further information/assistance/.... (I'm speaking austrian german as
well, JFYI. ;))

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