Weekly GSoC Standups for 2020-W31

This is the weekly standup for Week 31 of 2020. Each Monday, all of our @gsoc-students across all our sub-orgs should reply to this topic by copying and pasting the template below. This topic will remain open for replies through the end of Monday, so please remember to update each Monday in your local time zone. Thank you!


{Your Sub-Org: Your Project Name}

Mentor: (Please @-mention your project’s primary mentor here.)

:ballot_box_with_check: Past Week: (Briefly describe your efforts from the past week. You may also link to your weekly update description from last Friday.)

:black_square_button: Week Ahead: (Briefly describe your plans for the week ahead.)

:stop_sign: Current Blockers: (Do you have any issues blocking your progress on these or other items? if so, describe.)

Tor Project: Snowflake Proxy on Android

Mentor: @cohosh

:ballot_box_with_check: Past Week:

  • Work on UI ticket #11 pushed WIP branch.
  • Changed base image for Snowflake Proxy Docker container.

:black_square_button: Week Ahead:

  • Work on Wolpertinger
  • Changing project to MVP pattern.

:stop_sign: Current Blockers: None

moja global: Interactive Visualization Tool for GCBM Output

Mentor: @koukas

:ballot_box_with_check: Past Week:

  • Added a new feature for automatically cycling through years.
  • Made some fixes to the above based on mentor feedback.
  • Refactored to improve code quality and performance. Also, fixed some warnings.

:black_square_button: Week Ahead:

  • Evaluate progress and then update project plan (forgot to do this last week :sweat_smile:).
  • Find out how to remove delay to enhance the play feature.
  • Further evaluate code and refactor accordingly.

:stop_sign: Current Blockers: None.

moja global: Develop FLINT JSON User Interface

Mentor: @mfellows

:ballot_box_with_check: Past Week: The past week was spent on:

:black_square_button: Week Ahead: The upcoming week will be spent on:

  • Implementing the pending JSON variant forms(involving WriteVariableGeotiff).
  • Integrating the newly created form-like editor to the tab like interface.

:stop_sign: Current Blockers: None

ODK-X: Migrate Database & Integrate Push Notifications

Mentor: @guptaharsh615

:ballot_box_with_check: Past Week:

  • Improved the existing code
  • Minor bug fixes

:black_square_button: Week Ahead:

  • Write unit tests for Desktop App (Skunkworks-Parrot)

:stop_sign: Current Blockers: None


HOT Tasking Manager: Automatized support for Organised Editing Guidelines

Mentor: @felix
:ballot_box_with_check: Past Week:

:black_square_button: Week Ahead:

:stop_sign: Current Blockers: None

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Primero: Primero user customization package

Mentor: @ian

:ballot_box_with_check: Past Week:

  • Finished Working on Android Issues

:black_square_button: Week Ahead:

  • Start Working on pa11y server

:stop_sign: Current Blockers: NONE

ODK: New Widget Framework for Collect

Mentor: @seadowg

:ballot_box_with_check: Past Week:

  • Reworked Date andTime Widgets

:black_square_button: Week Ahead:

  • Writing unit tests for other widgets
  • Improve existing code

:stop_sign: Current Blockers: None

Tor Project: Cloudflare CAPTCHA Monitoring

Mentor: @Georg @arma

:ballot_box_with_check: Past Week:

:black_square_button: Week Ahead:

  • Adding more graphs to the dashboard

:stop_sign: Current Blockers: None

moja global: FLINT agricultural soils module

Mentor: @jleitch

:ballot_box_with_check: Past Week:

  • Developed sub-module to calculate N emissions due to change in land use management.

:black_square_button: Week Ahead:

  • Finish developing the point example of the last sub-module - manure management.

:stop_sign: Current Blockers: No

Public Lab: Spam Management Dashboard

Mentor: @jywarren

:ballot_box_with_check: Past Week:

  • Worked on moderators Queue and wrote its tests
  • Bug fixes and UI improvement of the dashboard

:black_square_button: Week Ahead:

  • Work on Insight and stats
  • Complete system and functional tests

:stop_sign: Current Blockers: NONE

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PublicLab: Mapknitter Export Module and Spectral Workbench upgrades

Mentor: @jywarren

:ballot_box_with_check: Past Week:

  • Dynamic routing removal
  • Finished Rails 5 upgrade
  • Remove Bower (deprecated)
  • Added Yarn and configured it accordingly

:black_square_button: Week Ahead:

  • Get Rails 5 in Spectral Workbench production env
  • Modularization at Exporter Sinatra app

:stop_sign: Current Blockers: I’ll check if the Nginx related issue has been fixed, otherwise I won’t be ablt to test Rails 5 in production. Meanwhile I’ll focus on the Sinatra app and its code improvements.

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Moja global: Refactor Flint Core Code Base

Mentor: @mfrancis
:ballot_box_with_check: Past Week:

:black_square_button: Week Ahead:

  • Discussing with mentor what to use.

  • Improvement In Boast Library by using fmtilb/fmt.

  • Update the project plan.

:stop_sign: Current Blockers: None