[LON-CAPA-dev] Meeting Notes 03-23-2010

Stuart Raeburn lon-capa-dev@mail.lon-capa.org
Tue, 06 Apr 2010 12:52:56 -0400

Meeting Notes: March 23rd, 2010

John - Transfer switch installation -> s1, s2, s3 offline Friday -> Tuesday
  A -  Look at places log-in help page is called (should custom page  
be used in all cases?)

Felicia -  2.9.X testing

Stefan - Remote Control elimination
- Discussing Lower Saxony competition with Ostfalia colleagues
A - Continue  remote control elimination

A - discuss clean-up of Hartland course with nested random pick from folders

Gerd - Digital libraries meeting in DC
- resubmit NSDL NSF proposal
- Mellon pre-proposal
- Cleaned-up old CBI Token code
- Clean up grades.pm
A - grant proposals
    -  More grades .pm clean up

Stuart - tagged
- Make pdfupload more like the rest of LON-CAPA (Authz handler:  
lonacc, path: /adm/pdfupload)
- PDF Form upload- Ensure user is in course context.
     - use File::MMagic to confirm a PDF file was uploaded.
     - Check if symb is in current list of resources via navmaps
     - If resource is in a folder or composite page added via DOCS,
        - can check if domain and courseID match those of current course.
- Course/Community request logs - user can generate a filtered display  
of all course/community requests made, including current status of  
each request.
  - Improvements to "Change section associated with user roles" from  
the list users screen in a course
- Allow existing non-empty entries for user information (lastname,  
middlename, firstname, generation, id and permanentemail) to be  
overwritten with empty entries by DC (in certain cases).
- In "Existing Roles" table for course/author context, revoked roles  
without a start date weren't being marked as "expired or revoked"
- data2 frozen with 2.9.0
A - generate list of teachers' e-mail addresses for June workshop announcement
- physics.lite script to update to