The Commons Initiative at SF State

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Projects

CSU O'Reilly Safari Bookshelf Drupal module

This little project may only be of use to those running Drupal sites on CSU-owned machines, although it will also have limited functionality on any Drupal (6) site.  The following was my first experiment running the "Features" module, which allows one to export functionality from...

Pathagar Book Server - Sheevaplug Edition

This project uses Pathagar - a book server that runs on Python Django - and runs it on SheevaPlug plug computer while drawing 4 watts!

Pathagar serves a book catalog using the Open Publication and Distribution Specification (OPDS) XML format, and then uses HTTP to serve the requested book...

One Laptop per Child, San Francisco Community

OLPC San Francisco Bay Area is a volunteer community that brings together educators, technologists, anthropologists, enthusiasts, champions and volunteers. We share stories, exchange ideas, solve problems, foster community and build collaboration around the...

Software Freedom Day at SF State

We have been organizing Software Freedom Day at SF State every year since 2006. The Information Management Systems Association (iMSA), a student organization at San Francisco State University, sets up a table in the plaza in front of our student center and...

Drupal Community of Practice

SF State now runs several of its web sites on Drupal including its main portal. To that end, a group of developers, administrators and educators get together once a month and discuss common approaches, bottlenecks and work on creating a common pool of...

The Medusa Project: Ubuntu Linux Terminal Services (LTSP) lab

We have a LTSP lab setup running on Ubuntu. We run the lab in a setup where the server does Authentication, Authorization and Accounting (...

XMLVM

The goal of XMLVM is to offer a flexible and extensible cross-compiler toolchain. Instead of cross-compiling on a source code level, XMLVM cross-compiles byte code instructions from Sun Microsystem's virtual machine and Microsoft's Common Language Runtime. The benefit of this approach is...

Hackathon @ SF State

San Francisco Day of Civic Hacking@SF State

The Champions of Change of Open Government and Civic Hacking (White House Event)

 

Congrats to "MedLink," an app developed at SF State's...
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