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Old 06-03-2019, 04:30 PM   #1
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Stefan -for your kids or others with kids


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Old 06-03-2019, 04:41 PM   #2
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If my Children were pre school to 6th grade OLPC OS Would be a great
secure tool. Years ago gathering old laptops locally and installing the system on them
then giving them to local students. was a cool project.
Children learning to code at 8 years old and writing music even earlier.
Wonder why parts of this are not ported to android

Sugar On A Stick is pretty much OLPC

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Old 06-08-2019, 12:23 PM   #3
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I have a couple legacy PCs set up for my 5-year old girls, but most of those distros in that article are old and unsupported, and I personally prefer something up-to-date and supported, and since I maintain the machine for them, I'm very happy using Bodhi.

If you're looking for kid-friendly apps and games to install on debian/ubuntu distros, there are tons available from "debian junior" described here:

https://blends.debian.org/junior/tasks/

Another source of games I've found useful are console roms, my old PCs emulate gba and snes games perfectly (and psx games marginally).
 
Old 06-08-2019, 01:02 PM   #4
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sorry did not know that - i just saw the article and posted it. maybe from now on i will let it be and remain silent on these issues.
 
Old 06-09-2019, 01:15 AM   #5
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If I offended you or implied your link wasn't useful, I'm sorry. I was interested in your post and read the article too. I was just stating my opinion for arguments sake, any opinion is valid, thanks for posting.
 
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Old 06-09-2019, 01:53 AM   #6
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All this info in this thread is generally for me. I am Stefan
 
Old 06-09-2019, 04:48 AM   #7
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no offense - just should have checked the info better. but since my daughter is already in college did not pursue this further.
 
  


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