lira lira at source.lon-capa.org
Tue Aug 20 11:35:30 EDT 2013

lira		Tue Aug 20 15:35:30 2013 EDT

Modified files:
Authoring_Dynamic_Plot.tex
Docs_Dump_Course_Docs.tex
Docs_Importing_IMS_Course.tex
Guts_Authoring.tex Print_Library.tex
Problem_LON-CAPA_Image_Options.tex
Log:
converting 'construction space' to 'authoring space' and CSTR to AUTH

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--- loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Author_Remote_Control.tex:1.7	Sat Aug 17 21:20:56 2013
+++ loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Author_Remote_Control.tex	Tue Aug 20 15:35:29 2013
@@ -21,7 +21,7 @@
\item \textbf{ROLES (CHOOSE ROLE)} opens the roles screen for you to select which user role to assume.
\item \textbf{CCAT (COURSE CATALOG)} opens search for courses/communities.
\item \textbf{CUSR (CHANGE USER PRIV)} add/manage user privileges.
-\item \textbf{AUTH (AUTHORING SPACE)} displays the authoring (construction) space for your account.
+\item \textbf{AUTH (AUTHORING SPACE)} displays the authoring space for your account.
\item \textbf{RES (RESOURCE SPACE)} allows you to browse the LON-CAPA network directory. (Searching resource space is usually preferred unless you know where to look for a particular resource.)
\item \textbf{COM (COMMUNICATION)} allows you to access the communication functions
in the system.
@@ -1,6 +1,6 @@
To add a picture\index{picture} to a problem, the picture must first

\texttt{<img src="/res/DOMAIN/AUTHOR/directory-of-picture/picture.jpg" />}
--- loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Authoring_Dynamic_Plot.tex:1.4	Sat Dec 15 09:04:01 2012
+++ loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Authoring_Dynamic_Plot.tex	Tue Aug 20 15:35:30 2013
@@ -60,7 +60,7 @@

\end{verbatim}

-Below is a screenshot (in construction space) of the resulting plot.
+Below is a screenshot (in authoring space) of the resulting plot.

\includegraphics{dynamic_plot}

@@ -2,7 +2,7 @@

It is possible to configure bridge tasks such that only when a student passes a Bridge Task does the next Bridge Task appear to the student. This feature is useful in such cases as  Bridge Tasks are related to one another, and the results of one Bridge Task is needed for the next Bridge Task.

-To create configure bridge tasks these way, a sequence page must be created. A resource author starts at his/her construction space (Main menu: CSTR). Once in the construction space, the author create a new assembled sequence. See \ref{Creating_A_Course_Intro} for a more concise reference on condition and sequences.
+To create configure bridge tasks these way, a sequence page must be created. A resource author starts at his/her authoring space (Main menu: AUTH). Once in the authoring space, the author create a new assembled sequence. See the section \ref{Creating_A_Course_Intro} for a more concise reference on condition and sequences.

The author must create various conditionals to determine which resources to show. The easiest way to do this is by using advanced edit. The advanced edit visualizes the various conditions and resources. This interface needs popups, so make sure  popups are enabled in the browser.

@@ -1,6 +1,6 @@

-Once all questions are written, the file must be closed with the $<$/Task$>$ tag. The file must be saved with a .task extension then placed into a LON CAPA author's folder. To upload the file simply go to the construction space and simply upload the new file using the upload new document button. Once the file is uploaded to LON CAPA, the author can publish the file so that the domain coordinator will be able to use the file. To do this select publish (or re-publish) in the select action combo box next to the filename.
+Once all questions are written, the file must be closed with the $<$/Task$>$ tag. The file must be saved with a .task extension then placed into a LON CAPA author's folder. To upload the file simply go to the authoring space and simply upload the new file using the upload new document button. Once the file is uploaded to LON CAPA, the author can publish the file so that the domain coordinator will be able to use the file. To do this select publish (or re-publish) in the select action combo box next to the filename.

The LON CAPA interface allows you to view the bridge task from different point of views. You can see it from the student's view, the grader view, or the student's view after feedback:
\begin{enumerate}
--- loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Coauthor.tex:1.3	Tue Sep 14 22:05:16 2004
+++ loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Coauthor.tex	Tue Aug 20 15:35:30 2013
@@ -1,6 +1,6 @@
\label{Coauthor}
A \textbf{co-author}\index{co-author} is someone who has permission to
-create resources in a users construction space.
+create resources in a users authoring space.

Sometimes, it is a good idea to create one virtual'' author\index{virtual
author}\index{author, virtual}, for example creating a user with the
@@ -14,4 +14,4 @@
data (if the person is not in the system yet), and select the role
co-author for the user, and finally submit the data. The other person
will have the role of co-author when they log in and can do everything
-that the author can do in the construction space.
+that the author can do in the authoring space.
--- loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Docs_Dump_Course_Docs.tex:1.7	Thu Jul 25 03:29:50 2013
+++ loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Docs_Dump_Course_Docs.tex	Tue Aug 20 15:35:30 2013
@@ -4,11 +4,11 @@
\textbf{Dump Course Docs to Authoring Space} after clicking on \fbox{Content Utilities}
from the in-line menu of the \textbf{Course Editor} page. This feature allows
you to copy the material created with the tools in the \textbf{Course Editor} screen
-into your construction space. You can then add this material to the
+into your authoring space. You can then add this material to the
LON-CAPA resource pool by publishing it.

\emph{Dumping problems created
with the Simple Problem Editor is not currently supported. The feature
will be supported in the future and you will eventually be able to
-copy these problems to the construction space.}
+copy these problems to the authoring space.}

--- loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Docs_Importing_IMS_Course.tex:1.1	Mon Jul 15 12:27:08 2013
+++ loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Docs_Importing_IMS_Course.tex	Tue Aug 20 15:35:30 2013
@@ -3,7 +3,7 @@
\textbf{IMS package} is a file containing course content from another
Course Management System (e.g., Blackboard or ANGEL) packaged
according to the IMS 1.1 specification.  The original IMS package file
-can be removed from your construction space later, once the package
+can be removed from your authoring space later, once the package
has been decompressed and the files converted to LON-CAPA sequence,
page, problem, or bulletin board files, or stored as html, image or
movie files etc., as appropriate.
--- loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Guts_Authoring.tex:1.2	Wed Aug 20 16:17:40 2003
+++ loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Guts_Authoring.tex	Tue Aug 20 15:35:30 2013
@@ -6,7 +6,7 @@
{}Resources''\index{resources} are the atomic unit of content in
LON-CAPA. Learning resources could be simple paragraphs of text,
movies, applets, individualizing homework problems, etc. Any faculty
-member can use their {}construction space''\index{construction
+member can use their {}authoring space''\index{authoring
space} to create or upload their resources, either into the common
pool or with highly selective access controls.

--- loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Print_Library.tex:1.1	Fri Sep 16 22:13:57 2005
+++ loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Print_Library.tex	Tue Aug 20 15:35:30 2013
@@ -1,6 +1,6 @@
\label{Print_Library}

-Many authors organize their construction space or a directory in their construction space as a problem library.  To print out an entire directory of problems to a PDF file, follow the steps below:
+Many authors organize their authoring space or a directory in their authoring space as a problem library.  To print out an entire directory of problems to a PDF file, follow the steps below:

\begin{enumerate}
\item First, select  to a PDF file, select one of the problems to view.
--- loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Problem_LON-CAPA_Image_Options.tex:1.3	Thu Sep 29 21:13:07 2005
+++ loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Problem_LON-CAPA_Image_Options.tex	Tue Aug 20 15:35:30 2013
@@ -2,7 +2,7 @@
\begin{itemize}
\item Image Url contains the URL of the image to be inserted in the problem.
You may enter a URL or click Select'' to choose an image that has already
-         been uploaded to your construction space, or click  Search''
+         been uploaded to your authoring space, or click  Search''
\item Description contains a textual description of the image. If the image
cannot be rendered by the target browser, this description is displayed
@@ -22,7 +22,7 @@
\end{figure}

-The commands on the remote change depending on whether you are in a construction space role or course role. Some of the important commands on the Remote Control are:
+The commands on the remote change depending on whether you are in a authoring space role or course role. Some of the important commands on the Remote Control are:

\begin{itemize}
\item \textbf{ROLES (CHOOSE ROLE)} allows you to select which user role to assume
@@ -31,7 +31,7 @@
in the system.
\item \textbf{CUSR (USER ROLES)} brings up a page that allows you to create new
users and change user privileges.
-\item \textbf{CSTR (CONSTRUCT)} displays the construction space for your account.
+\item \textbf{AUTH (AUTHORING SPACE)} displays the authoring space for your account.
\item \textbf{RES (RESOURCE SPACE)} allows you to browse the LON-CAPA network directory.
\item \textbf{SRC (SEARCH LIBRARY)} brings up a screen that lets you search the
LON-CAPA resources using multiple criteria.
--- loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Roles_Screen.tex:1.14	Wed Jun 26 08:14:55 2013
+++ loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Roles_Screen.tex	Tue Aug 20 15:35:30 2013
@@ -10,4 +10,4 @@
Authoring roles are used to develop learning resources. The course role is where
resources are inserted into courses. You may have multiple instances of either
type of role. For example, each separate course has a course role. You may develop
-more than one construction space role depending on your depth of usage of LON-CAPA.
+more than one authoring space role depending on your depth of usage of LON-CAPA.
@@ -8,7 +8,7 @@
decompress after upload. In the case of a zip/tar/gz file etc., once
displayed adjacent to the name of the file in the display of
-construction space directory contents. You will be able to decompress
+authoring space directory contents. You will be able to decompress
this file by clicking the link.

\item{\textbf{Testbank file}}\index{import ascii testbank}
@@ -18,14 +18,14 @@
multiple choice questions, individual True/False questions, groups of
True/False questions, Fill-in-the-blank questions, Ranking questions,
and Essay/short answer questions. The original testbank file can be
-removed from your construction space later, once the testbank
+removed from your authoring space later, once the testbank
questions have been converted. (see \ref{Testbank_Formatting} for
further information on formatting a test file for upload.)

\item{\textbf{IMS package}}\index{IMS import}\index{import IMS} a file containing course content from another
Course Management System (e.g., Blackboard or ANGEL) packaged
according to the IMS 1.1 specification.  The original IMS package file
-can be removed from your construction space later, once the package
+can be removed from your authoring space later, once the package
has been decompressed and the files converted to LON-CAPA sequence,
page, problem, or bulletin board files, or stored as html, image or
movie files etc., as appropriate.