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This is a set of 3rd party repositories with Sugar Learning Platform packages for major GNU/Linux distributions.
The major reasons to support all these repositories are:
Sweets Distribution is formed as a list of repositories that can be added to the system. Only one repository can be registered in the system at the same time. Repositories are identified by names and might be in stable or development stage. Different repositories might be available on different platforms from the supported platforms list.
The installation occurs in two phases:
For easy attaching Sweets Distribution repositories, use
wget http://download.sugarlabs.org/packages/sweets-distribution.sh sudo sh sweets-distribution.sh
sudo sweets-distribution select 0.94
In the regular way for your operating system (such as with apt-get install or yum install), from a local system terminal, console, or via SSH, install one of the following packages:
Sometimes, it may be required to downgrade packages while switching to another repository. The easy way to do so is with the
sudo sweets-distribution sync
Most of the Sweets Distribution packages will be placed in the
Below are instructions on how to use the Sweets Distribution after installing packages.
Sweets Desktop session
Run Sugar in a window
To run Sugar in a window without logging out from the current desktop environment, select the Education/Sugar application menu item or enter the following command in a terminal:
Run this command in a terminal or edit the properties of the menu item for Sugar
sweets-sugar-emulator -f, --fullscreen
For stable 0.94 and 0.88 repositories, the following points are assumed:
All other repositories should bring Sugar Network integration, a different design solution for handling Sugar Activities. Sugar Network is assumed to improve the process of launching Sugar Activities to make it more reliable and smooth. By default, Sugar Network integration might be switched off, enable it after installation.