lira lira at source.lon-capa.org
Sat Jan 2 23:58:20 EST 2016

lira		Sun Jan  3 04:58:20 2016 EDT

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Log:
improve clarity about row assignments for students. Fix formatting.

@@ -3,7 +3,7 @@
LON-CAPA ensures every row in a spreadsheet is uniquely and persistently
assigned a row number.  Once a row number is used, it cannot be reused.
The following sections describe the consequences
-of this and answer why are the rows of the spreadsheet out of order?''.
+of this and answer why are the rows of the spreadsheet out of order?.''\\

\noindent
@@ -14,7 +14,7 @@
assessment thus results in the new parameter appearing at the bottom of
of the assessments in the course, there are likely to be a large number of
-parameters available.
+parameters available.\\

\noindent
@@ -24,13 +24,13 @@
in which assessments appear in the course.  If a new assessment is
added at a later time, it will be assigned the next higher row number.
Regardless of the row number, the assessment will appear in the proper place
-in the course structure.
+in the course structure.\\

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-The rows of the course spreadsheet are assigned to students as they are
-encountered in the class list.  Each student is
+The rows of the course spreadsheet are assigned to students when they are
+encountered processing the class list.  Each student is
assigned a row number the first time they are present in the course.
The rows are listed alphabetized by the students full name and the row
numbers are assigned in this order.  If a student is later added, they