Linux · Making things work

WeBWorK with Moodle

What is WeBWorK ? WeBWorK is an open-source web based homework system for math and sciences courses. WeBWorK is supported by the MAA (Mathematical association of America) and the NSA (National Science Foundation) and comes with a NPL (National Problem Library) of over 20,000 homework problems. Webwork can be used for college algebra, discrete mathematics,… Continue reading WeBWorK with Moodle

Integration · Linux · Making things work

Running pdnsd with split dns, bind and windows dns for your internal network

As a follow up to my last post on installing and configuring a sample pdnsd setup for cache only dns server, I wanted to share the context I made my setup in. In our scenario we have a windows AD environment supporting all windows workstations and domain authentication. We also have a bind dns server… Continue reading Running pdnsd with split dns, bind and windows dns for your internal network

Integration · Linux · Making things work · Open Source

Howto pdnsd on redhat/centos from Source

What is pdnsd pdnsd is a cache only name server can be used independently or alongside your authoritative name server for faster name lookup. pdnsd does not aim to be a complete name server implementation, such as the BIND. It is optimized for caching, and you can only specify a small subset of all dns… Continue reading Howto pdnsd on redhat/centos from Source

Open Source

Moodle Demo site on Moodle 2.4

http://demo.xeois.com/moodle is setup to demonstrate a sample Moodle Course. The goal is to provide end user experience of Moodle in the role of student. This demonstration includes, video, quiz, lesson, wiki, assignment, choice, survey, html content, Moodle book and more. This site is also accepting course from from teachers who would like to showcase their… Continue reading Moodle Demo site on Moodle 2.4

Open Source

Moodle changes across 2.3 to 2.4

As a follow up to my earlier blog, i wanted to publish new features of Moodle from 2.3 to 2.4, was released on December 2012. Many of the bugs from previous Moodle release has been fixed. Check the list of bugs fixed in Moodle 2.4. Requirements for Moodle 2.4 installation Recommended browsers for moodle 2.4:… Continue reading Moodle changes across 2.3 to 2.4

nature · Photography · Weekend

Plumeria (common name Frangipani)

Plumeria (common name Frangipani), a photo by Saad Faruque on Flickr.

Photography

Diwali, fireworks

Diwali, fireworks, a photo by Saad Faruque on Flickr.

Photography

Diwali, fireworks at Bangalore

Diwali, fireworks, a photo by Saad Faruque on Flickr.

Photography

The New Moon

The New Moon, a photo by Saad Faruque on Flickr.

Photography · Uncategorized · Weekend

St. Francis Xavier’s Cathedral HDR

St. Francis Xavier’s Cathedral HDR, a photo by Saad Faruque on Flickr. St. Francis Xavier’s Cathedral HDR, Bangalore India