A new feature has been implemented for PostGIS to be used with Humanitarian OpenStreetMap. The proposed patch was written for version 2.0 and backported to version1.5.
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The server and client logic have been finished with the implementation of the vote and complete game state. The client cannot be used for anything but debug. Nevertheless, it was used to play a game to the end. The specifications for the simplest possible authentication mechanism have been completed and a trivial invitation user interface has been suggested.
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The farsides studio published specifications for a card game named cardstories. A development environment was installed and a draft implementation of the gameplay completed.
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A shell script implementing the XiVO sources conventions was integrated in packaging-farm and documented. Creating a package can be done from the repositories with a one-liner
The same web service was developed in php, node.js and Twisted/python. The winner is Twisted/python, primarily because it provides a robust asynchronous programming model, can be confortably debugged and deployed.
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A patch for the mercurial bug Bogus exit code 0 for some commands was produced. In the process a few pages of the wiki were updated to improve the introduction to the contribution process. The tests were tuned on a high end machine to run in less than 2mn instead of 15mn.
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