Changes between Version 65 and Version 66 of Event/2010/GHC


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Timestamp:
09/09/10 22:06:37 (11 years ago)
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Jennifer Redman
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    9292 * Projects (60 minutes)
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    94 == Codeathon Projects ==
    95 
    96 ''(I'm not convinced that the distinction for tasks should be between Python coders and non-Python coders. Perhaps between people familiar with web services and not? --Pat)''
    97 
    98 ''Fran thinks that the distinction is between Advanced Programmers & Basic ones - everyone can learn''
    99 
    100 ''Improving and polishing useful modules is more valuable than developing small standalone modules. Emphasize that these will be of actual use.''
    101 
    102 === Types of projects for non-coders ===
    103  * Use testing
    104  * Reporting bugs
    105  * Bug fixing
    106  * Entering data on live Pakistan site
    107  * Researching info for Pakistan site
    108 
    109 === Types of projects for non-Python (or non-web services) coders ===
    110  * Bug fixing
    111  * Polishing existing modules (very useful!)
    112    * Fixing UI issues
    113    * Adding features
    114    * Documenting workflow, writing help info, tooltips
    115  * Small-scale projects
    116  * Projects that don't require lots of reading of S3 docs ;-)
    117 
    118 === Types of projects for Python (or web services) coders ===
    119  * Entire module, but something that will actually be used
    120  * Something needed for Pakistan (depends on what's left to do)
    121 
    122 === Project descriptions ===
    123 
    124  * Bug fixing, polishing, adding features
    125    * Fran suggests (paraphrased slightly):  The participants...
    126      * Pick a module (provide list of suggested modules that need work).
    127      * Run through the user processes, doing data entry, usability testing,
    128        user documentation improvements & ticket logging along the way.
    129      * Start looking at how they can fix some of the simpler items that they've identified.
    130 
    131  * Tweak the Tweet (or SMS) parsing
    132    * Parse formatted SMS messages or tweets (e.g. key value pairs)
    133    * Detect when message interpretation isn't certain and dispatch to a human reader (use Job Jar)
    134    * Create database records from parsed messages
    135    * BluePrintMessagingModule#Twitter
    136    * BluePrintMessagingModule#Micro-Syntax
    137 
    138  * Extend Sahana to support Maitri -  a nonprofit organization based in the San Francisco Bay Area, that primarily helps women & families from South Asia  facing domestic violence, emotional abuse, cultural alienation, human trafficking or family conflict.
    139    *  ''Fran: This could be very useful, especially with user stories.''
    140    * A map could easily be added, if we have a use case
    141    * http://www.maitri.org
    142 
    143  * Job Jar
    144    * UI for assigning data entry or similar tasks to users
    145    * Track who does what, mark completed
    146    * Admin UI for defining tasks
    147    * Cross-check / verify task, or compare result of 2 users on same task
    148 
    149  * Suggestion Box
    150    * http://groups.google.com/group/sahana-eden/browse_thread/thread/bbda1e98b73e1437