[LON-CAPA-dev] Meeting Notes 06-03-2008

Stuart Raeburn lon-capa-dev@mail.lon-capa.org
Tue, 01 Jul 2008 14:19:07 -0400


Felicia - CEU paperwork
A - teachers' workshop prep
- training with Mathresponse etc.

Stefan - all interface languages now utf8
- log-in page localization changes
- remote control localizations
- consistent text for math rendering options
A - meeting with MSU Math faculty (Fri)
- fhwf issues

Ron - Entities completed
- gnuplot display of negative numbers? (investigate font choice)
A - axis label font?
- review bug list
- customize dragmath

Gerd - clickers support type-in answer by instructor
        if voting forgotten.
      - can skip a problem
- No "Done" in CSTR
- problem editing display (colorful/XML) supports math renderer
    and language choices (just resource)
- mathresponse example improved
- DOCS remembers last folder worked in
- nsdl support eliminated
- search results only displays files visible to current user/role
- timezone selector in Course Environment
- User notes visible to instructors etc.
- partID as parameter for &due_date, &answerdate()
- About LON-CAPA page updated
- dragmath incorporated in mathresponse
- meeting with matt kolb (ATS)
A - out at conference
- NSF report for GCI project

Mark - FIRST db work ongoing
A - future collaborations with other projects/institutions (OSU, Purdue)

Lars - initial algorithm for improved search
A - additional algorithms being developed

Stuart - timezones for access dates/enrollments dates
- pickcourse results display -xhtml
- file upload of users - domain specification possible
- ucs.sty - fedora/redhat/centos - need tetex-unicode
- self-enrollment - interface for selecting institutional types
- search for courses (access times corner case)
- course catalog - for non-self-cataloging courses
- select domain for which course catalog is to be displayed
A - code review for
- testbank rtf support.