π and a T-shirt

Fri 14 March 2008 by Peter Ward

Well, today was π day!  And for those of you who can't see that symbol, get some better software!  (Of course, it could be my encoding or something useless, but I doubt it.)

So, what did I do? Not much. I've got a teacher involved, so that when we get …

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Spellcaster Documentation

Tue 26 February 2008 by Peter Ward

Spellcaster Documentation for D&U:

  • Project Statement (done)
  • IPO Charts (done)
  • Storyboard (done)
  • DFDs (done)
  • Screen Designs (done)
  • Limited Prototype (done)
  • Data Dictionary (done)
  • Gantt Chart (done)
  • Hierarchy Chart (done)

As you can see, this isn't a really verbose post, but enough to see where I'm at, struggling through the …

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SDD Walkthrough

Wed 13 February 2008 by Peter Ward

So I did my SDD Walkthrough for Spellcaster today, and passed successfully along with (I believe) all the other members of my Software class.

I've already done the Initial Prototype, so that's one step from D&U out of the way, but there's all the nasty documentation to get done …

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Today's lessons

Mon 04 February 2008 by Peter Ward

Well, today I did a number of things.

One useful thing was giving a mini-lecture on CGI (with a direction towards Python), and Python 3k to my software class.  They really don't understand the usefulness of one-liners in programming.  Hmm.  Maybe 'usefulness' is the wrong word.

In other news, I've …

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Projects

Sat 02 February 2008 by Peter Ward

OK, here's an update on some of my projects.

I'm currently working on a Python-based CMS. It's going slowly at the moment, due to my slow algorithm design. The latest version is available on my private server, which probably isn't online at the moment.

I've also started work on my …

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