Re: [tablix-list] 0.2.0 configuration format

From: Boštjan Špetič <>
Date: Sun Jan 09 2005 - 23:00:20 CET

> Not really what I meant. If you have a composite timetable for a class that
> uses three tablix classes related by 'conflicts-with' then it is quite a task
> to check by hand that the total doesn't exceed the number of lessons per
> week. Similarly, across the whole timetable, that you haven't allocated a
> teacher to teach more lessons than is possible. It might sound trivial, but
> my input file is around a 1000 lines of XML. Tablix quite rightly can't
> converge to a solution to schedule 43 lessons into a timetable that only has
> 41 slots available! Knowing that a solution can't possibly exist is not the
> same as finding it.

i think this will be easier to implement into gtablix...

> I agree that it's by no means the least documented but the project is based on
> very complex and difficult underlying algorithms. It may be that simply
> having a wider range of example xml files could fill in many of the gaps I
> have struggled with.

i'd like some more examples also. it'b ne nice if users from the list uploaded their favourite files into the wikki maybe?

regards, bostjan
Received on Sun Jan 09 23:14:44 2005

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