There was a hackfest for SahanaPy at FOSSkriti on Feb 14th at 15:30 UTC
This included a number of people - some were skilled programmers, some were new to this technology.
Ajay was on site. Remote support was provided by Fran, Massimo, Satya, Chamindra & Dominic [nursix].
Code achievements (any more to come?):
- Bug #7 fixed
- Sub-menus added to Framework
- Tests for Authorization
- Introductory Presentation: Ajay Kumar [ajuonline]
- Brief Skype Videocall on the tracks we will cover: Fran Boon [flavour]
Note: BZR/Launchpad info is deprecated. Please use GitHub. Thanks.
- InstallationGuidelinesDeveloper Note this has been superseded by InstallationGuidelines.
- Using Bzr to work on the hackfest tree... Note we are now using git and Github, so see InstallationGuidelines for current setup instructions.
bzr branch lp:~mdipierro/web2py/devel web2py
bzr branch bzr+ssh://firstname.lastname@example.org/var/www/web2py/applications/sahana
bzr add && bzr remove && bzr commit
bzr push bzr+ssh://email@example.com/var/www/web2py/applications/sahana
- Update the working-tree & reload Apache to see the results: http://hack.sahanapy.org/cgi-bin/hackfest.py
- Ignore the 500 error!
How to Communicate?
- Sahana Developer Mailing list can be used prior to & after the event.
- IRC allows real-time group & 1-1 communication using low-bandwidth text
- Pastebin allows people to share code snippets
- GoogleDocs can be used for collaborative document authoring before copying results to this Wiki
- Dabbleboard provides an Online Whiteboard for sketches
- An audio channel can be added, if necessary, using GTalk or Skype
- Alternate options: Dimdim or CoPilot
- Sahana Module development: Ajay Kumar [ajuonline]
- Web2Py framework for simple RAD web development: Massimo di Pierro [massimo]
- RESTlike CRUD controller:
- integrate tools.py's Crud Authorization
- still using t2.itemize, t2.search & 1 instance of t2.delete (should be replaced, which may mean amending tools.py &/or sqlhtml.py)
- rework our Audit to use tools.py's auth_events
- JSON POST support
- Many to Many widget
- Extend the Languages support by integrating suggestions from GoogleTranslate
- Test _stamp_many()
- Testing using Selenium: Satyakaam Goswami [satyag]
- Functional Test cases will be created using BluePrints
- Download and install Selenium IDE
- Read Testing with Selenium
- Good read in order to Understand how Selenium Works
- jQuery Enhancements: People already fluent with jQuery
- Note the Production/Debug modes with compressed JS files: DeveloperGuidelinesReleaseProcess#CompressJSCSSfiles
- Auto-complete widget (for when dropdowns get too long):
- Many to Many widget
- Advanced: Fran Boon [flavour]