Encouraged by the success of Uruguay and with a deep experience in the constructionist approach to basic education, Peru began its OLPC adventure in June 2007 in a small remote rural village in the Andes mountains called Arahuay.
10083 in Incahuasi Today, Peru has more than 300,000 XOs deployed in more than four thousand schools and is currently the world’s largest OLPC deployment.
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One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) is an initiative to build a low-cost laptop computer with a pre-installed operating system and applications designed for children in developing countries.
Net BSD is a free, secure, and highly portable UNIX-like Open Source operating system available for many platforms, from 64-bit Alpha Servers and desktop systems to handheld and embedded devices.
Its clean design and advanced features make it excellent in both production and research environments, and it is user-supported with complete source.
If you are on a personal connection, like at home, you can run an anti-virus scan on your device to make sure it is not infected with malware.
If you are at an office or shared network, you can ask the network administrator to run a scan across the network looking for misconfigured or infected devices.
It has some 2.7million children in the OLPC target range of 6-12 years.Please also refer to the official roadmap for tentative schedule dates and target feature sets for forthcoming releases.Refer to the main Releases page for links to documentation on current and future releases.The operating system is a Linux-based solution, a heavily customised edition of Fedora Core with a special graphical user interface called Sugar.Among applications, the system includes a web browser built on Xulrunner, a simple document viewer based on Evince; the Abi Word word processor, an RSS reader, email, chat and VOIP clients, a multimedia authoring and playback environment, a music composition toolkit, graphics toolkits, games, a shell, and a debugger.