Diary of Daniel Cope

March

  • Began Masters program, March 12th
  • March 19th, Meeting with Stuart. Discussed:
    • Eclipse Plugins
    • Researching key figures in the field

  • March 26, Meeting with Stuart.
    • Background research into frameworks.
    • Setting up black touch table.
    • Looking more into eclipse plugins.

April

  • April 2, Meeting with Stuart.
    • Post project proposal to NUI forum for Google Summer of Code.
    • Error with CCV 1.5 - Running, but no camera.
    • CO241 Light sensor.

  • April 23, Meeting with Stuart. Discussed:
    • Research on debugging and eclipse plugins.
    • Started basic eclipse plugin development.
    • Goal: Prototype toolkit view by end of week.
    • Looking into custom launchers for eclipse.
    • Goal: Prototype mock-up in for presentation at group meeting in a fortnight.

  • April 24, HCI Group meeting
    • Administration, shifted to Wednesdays
    • Need to update elvis page

  • April 30, Meeting with Stuart
    • 6 Monthly Report, moved to next meeting
    • Mock view design
    • Borrowed two books, Official Eclipse 3.0 FAQs & Eclipse 3.0 Kick Start

May

  • May 2
    • Reading through Eclipse 3.0 FAQs
    • Updated SVN workspace, imported demo project shell
    • Playing around with eclipse plugin wizards.

  • May 3
    • Updated project diary (this)
    • Starting picking at Python and Whiley plugins.

  • May 7, Meeting with Stuart
    • Demo Layout + Mock Elements
    • Met Lee Trezise, got some resources off him
    • Had a look at whiley eclipse plug-in.
    • 6 Monthly report

  • May 9, HCI Group meeting
    • Met School of music people working in HCI area.
    • Met Visiting Professor (name?)
    • Craig demoed

  • May 14 - 18, Graduation week!

  • May 24
    • Helped Craig with presentation at JUG

  • May 28, Meeting with Stuart
    • Semi-working demo of MT4J app explorer sans eclipse
    • Expectations of using Eclipse.