Task ideas for Google Code-in
This is the task ideas page for Google Code-in (http://www.google-melange.com/gci/homepage/google/gci2013), here you can find ideas on interesting tasks that will improve your knowledge of Apertium and help you get into the world of open-source development.
The people column lists people who you should get in contact with to request further information. All tasks are 2 hours maximum estimated amount of time that would be spent on the task by an experienced developer, however:
- this does not include time taken to install / set up apertium.
- this is the time expected to take by an experienced developer, you may find that you spend more time on the task because of the learning curve.
- code: Tasks related to writing or refactoring code
- documentation: Tasks related to creating/editing documents and helping others learn more
- research: Tasks related to community management, outreach/marketting, or studying problems and recommending solutions
- quality: Tasks related to testing and ensuring code is of high quality.
- interface: Tasks related to user experience research or user interface design and interaction
|code||Write 10 constraint grammar rules||Write 10 new constraint grammar rules that resolve tagging problems in unseen text, and observe changes in the output, possibly after retraining the part-of-speech tagger .||User:Mlforcada, User:Francis Tyers|
|code||Start a constraint grammar rule file||Start a constraint grammar rule file for a language pair not having it with 5 rules that resolve tagging problems in unseen text, and observe changes in the output, possibly after retraining the part-of-speech tagger .||User:Mlforcada, User:Francis Tyers|
|code||Language detection in apertium-apy||Make a new function for apertium-apy, that allows the language of some input text to be identified. For this task you will also need to train models for the language identifier.||User:Firespeaker User:Unhammer User:Francis Tyers|
|code||SSL in apertium-apy||Make apertium-apy optionally use SSL. (If you put simple-html on an ssl domain, new browsers won't let you do plaintext/non-ssl ajax).||User:Firespeaker User:Unhammer User:Francis Tyers|
|interface||Abstact the formatting for the simple-html interface.||The simple-html interface should be easily customisable so that people can make it look how they want. The task is to abstract the formatting and make one or more new stylesheets to change the appearance.||User:Francis Tyers|