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Last few week's tweaks

Friday 25 April 2014 04:33 pm

PG DB
updated addExamResults_manual to allow for mass approval of PGR credit related 'classes'. Updated student record to allow for text label of 'first employment'. Created report to show first employments. Fixed bug in show_report not correctly reporting status of assessor 2/3 submission dates/ status.

PGR Apps
updated faculty ranking view with running total of finances.

Barcode PRS
fixed bug allowing handset/username mismatch on return of handsets.

Engage
created signage system - allows editor to create 'items' to be shown as a presentation (web based) includind transitions, text & images, with categories to determine item groupings. Auto generates event tables at certain times of day and list of upcoming events. Fixed bug with site registration not popping event registration window,

IBioIC
updated site with twitter feed banner (dev).

MtF
updated site with mailing list functions.

IoR
gallery and voting tools minor updates to 2013. Added 'SoundCloud' integration to allow for entrants to link their entry to sound-bites. Countdown clock and timer to allow voting to open automatically.

SeaBioTech
bug fix to prevent concurrent users causing issues with duplicate sample labelling IDs. Added features to allow users to create links between related samples.

uLab
updated to allow the restrictions on over-booking - options for time restrictions per user, interval between user bookings and how far in to the future users can book.

 

 

 

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Last Two Weeks Tweaks

Friday 11 April 2014 04:31 pm

Heartbleed
patched SPIDER and mirror servers with new version of openSSL. Created new private keys, generated new csr and received new certs from central IT (installed with updates to ssl.conf). Updated root and system user passwords on these servers and development environment as precaution. Changed mysql root user username and password as precaution. Updated all database linked websites to account for these changes. All done with 0 downtime (bar the short (msec) time to run apachectl restart).

Engage
started to create web based 'signage' tool to tie in to events for display on large screen. Based on SIPBS news/ signage system. Fixed bug in delegates page. Extended 'add guest' to editor as well as admin level user. Fixed bugs in image/file browser due to update of tinymce.

PGR Apps
updated fees/ stipend page to allow for fee target to be updated (cf stipend edit). Updated manage fees to allow for session fee settting for multiple units (dept/ faculty) at once. Updated manage fees to allow for session stipend setting (university wide). Various updates to faculty and departmental ranking pages - changed link to application to print view, added ranking lock, updated logic in app form to limit actions depending on lock status. Print view updated to allow edit to financials if rankings locked. Added cluster studentship option for SBS.

Core
fixed bug that was stopping login forwarding user to selected page (e.g. user clicked on link to a tool in an email).

SCRIPT
fixed bug in login script stopping DS account registration completing. Fixed bug in group discussion due to missing urlencode.

PD DB
fixed bug in reports pending stopping correct identification of 'assesor 3' outstanding reports.

uLab
did some work on interface library to allow integration with central systems. Updated equipment edit tool with 'match' function to allow Strathclyde users to match their equipment with RAM items. Updates to inc_form and inc_form_blocks to allow for hidden element to show its value (show/hide flag). Provisional bookings now has option to decline (as well as approve) booking - allows moderator to send message to booker to explain decline of booking. Bug fixes to equipment booker/ manager options. Icon used to link to user data on bookings now working. Working on time limit options and frequency of bookings to prevent users block booking equipment.

Reseach admin
fixed bug in publications listing causing blank papers to show in table.

PRS tools
updated tools to allow for 'star' system - students get star awards for various actiities e.g. 100% attendance or in top 10% of class results.

SeaBioTech
assay reporting tools completed.

Images of Research
work on QR codes and related administration activities.

 

 

 

 

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