Re: School Database
On Mon, 18 Sep 2006, Petter Reinholdtsen wrote:
> Do you know the name of such linux system? Debian Edu draw packages
> from the wast collection in Debian, and all the packages in Debian are
> available for the users of Debian Edu. If you know the name, we can
> check if such package exist in Debian.
> I have never looked at such system myself, but know there are efforts
> going on to make a school database system in Debian. One such example
> is schooltool, another is cipux. Not sure if any of them support
> barcoding pupils. :)
Another is FreeMIS, though I must admit I'm a little unsure it does proper
attendance, it's features include "Noting of unexplained absences, which
automatically generates a warning email to the school office".