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-Ziba Scott <ziba@linuxbox.com> 11/19/04
+Ziba Scott <ziba@linuxbox.com> 06/23/05
-This is a beta demonstration of a utility to convert Blackboard
-Course export zip files into Moodle course export zip files. It
-has been successfully tested with Blackboard 5.5 and
-Moodle 1.4.1 and Moodle CVS. There is minimal Blackboard 6 support.
-It will convert:
+This is a utility to convert Blackboard Course export zip files into
+Moodle course export zip files. It has been successfully tested with
+Blackboard 5.5 and Moodle 1.4.1 and Moodle CVS. There is minimal
+Blackboard 6 support. It will convert:
* Course Name/Title
* Forum Topics
* Course Documents
* Assignments
* External Links
-The current status of this project is
-exploration/proof-of-concept. We have successfully converted
-basic Blackboard course information as well as course documents
-and forum topics using the XSLT methods described above.
AUTOMATED OPERATION:
REQUIREMENTS FOR WEB INTERFACE:
*Moodle 1.4.1 or greater
- *PHP compiled with --enable-xslt --with-xslt-sablot options
+ *PHP 4.3 compiled with --enable-xslt --with-xslt-sablot options
(Check php.net for instructions on enabling xslt for your platform)
+ *Alternatively, PHP 5 compiled with xml and xsl support (-with-xsl)
INSTALLATION:
*Unpack this file into the "backup" directory
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*An XSLT 1.0 processor (like Sablotron)
*A zipping utility
- REQUIREMENTS FOR WEB INTERFACE:
+ REQUIREMENTS FOR COMMAND LINE INTERFACE:
*Linux/Unix
- *PHP compiled with --enable-xslt --with-xslt-sablot options.
+ *PHP 4 compiled with --enable-xslt --with-xslt-sablot options.
+ *PHP 5 compiled with -with-xsl and the default xml support left in.
*Apache with write access to /tmp
*A commandline zipping utility

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