Re: Helping Debian-Edu
Em Sex, 2004-06-25 às 18:28, Tom Hoffman escreveu:
> Hi Luiz,
> You should take a look at SchoolTool, at http://schooltool.org We're
> also working on creating open source administrative software for
> schools, particularly in the developing world, and with Debian
> GNU/Linux as the primary development platform. There are a few things
> that set SchoolTool apart from similar projects:
I'll check it. It seems to be really nice, and exactly what I was
> * it's written in Python using the Zope Object Database;
Couldn't be better! Any specific widget set for GUI? Maybe PyGTK?
> * it provides a REST web services API throughout for interoperability
> with external applications;
> * the ongoing development is funded by Mark Shuttleworth
What is the database being used?
> We're in a transitional point in development--moving from the basic
> architecture work to adding components for specific tasks. I'll be
> writing a bunch of documentation over the next few weeks to explain
> how the current platform works and how to design new parts. Mark will
> be funding new development teams, so if you are interested, you might
> consider combining your efforts with ours and making a proposal
I'm in! Tell me what are the priority tasks at this time. I am willing
to help with anything that is necessary.
> Let me know what you think, and good luck!
> --Tom Hoffman
Thanks and take care,