[LON-CAPA-dev] Re: scantron format

Guy Albertelli II lon-capa-dev@mail.lon-capa.org
Mon, 28 Jun 2004 15:50:15 -0400 (EDT)


> /home/httpd/lonTabs/scantronformat.tab file contains a comment: "#FIXME 
> still need support for question style" it looks as though Guy is planning to 
> add support for the kind of format which reformat.pl translates (i.e., where 
> Qlength is 1, and the value can be ' ', 1,2,3,4 or 5 coresponding to no 
> bubble, or a bubble at A, B, C, D, E respectively. 

Actuatlly I was going to support both numbers and letters exisiting in
the file so both

> 520000001001061410001Y   532 #000 1     BERRYMAN  F     A12345678          1242334434134
> 520000002001061410001Y   532 #000 1     SAKHARUK  A     A23456789          ABCDCDCBDCEF 

would work.

I still have hopes of fuinishing that off for 1.2

Also the scantronformat.tab file is expected to be modified locally
and by default doesn't get overwritten in the install, so feel free to
add you own definitions to the file.

guy@albertelli.com  LON-CAPA Developer  0-7-4-3-