GSoC IDEA- AUTOMATED ERROR CHECKING IN CALC
markus.mohrhard at googlemail.com
Tue Mar 24 11:25:12 PDT 2015
On Tue, Mar 24, 2015 at 3:14 PM, rajat vijay <rajatvijay5 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Dear MARKUS,
> Just for once let me know the format of the proposal to be submitted for
> GSoC 2015 for the topic
> "AUTOMATED ERROR CHECKING IN CALC"
> And just give a look at my ideas and my proposal for the same.
> Then decide whether or not to allot me this project.
> And then I promise to give my 100% to complete this project with the
> accuracy desired by you, as I will not be having any of my academic work
> from MAY mid when the coding period starts !!!
> Anticipating your reply
> Yours sincerely
> On Mon, Mar 23, 2015 at 9:53 PM, rajat vijay <rajatvijay5 at gmail.com>
>> Dear MARKUS,
>> Sir, while I am working on the easy hack of libre office --
>> I would like to discuss with you about my idea regarding the "AUTOMATED
>> ERROR CHECKING IN CALC" as the deadline for registrations are nearer -
>> I would like to add the the automated error checking by
>> ADDING DIFFERENT CURRENCIES BY AUTOMATICALLY CONVERTING THEM USING
>> CURRENT CONVERSION RATES THROUGH INTERNET AND IF OFFLINE, THE USER HAS AN
>> OPTION TO ADD MANUAL CONVERSION RATES OR TO USE THE PREVIOUS ONE
As Eike mentioned that is not the idea behind this task. The task would be
to integrate correct currency handling (that you show a warning/error when
you try to sum across different currencies e.g. EURO + DOLLAR). For this
the first requirement is most likely to get the unit feature branch merged
into master (it also requires some more work before merging can be
We are only interested in finding user errors with this GSoC project. So
you should think about which mistakes a typical user does in his
spreadsheets that he normally does not or only with a lot of work detects.
I'm not sure if you have already started working on an Easy Hack otherwise
I would recommend to start that as soon as possible. While it is not
necessary to finish the EasyHack before the submission deadline it is hard
requirement to be selected.
--your feedback for the idea is expected !
>> Sir, I am sending this mail as the deadline is getting nearer and also am
>> having my university exams.
>> Your help will be appreciated.
>> Thanks in advance !
>> RAJAT VIJAY
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