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== Grading Template ==
 
I'm using the following template to grade.  Each slot is 10 points.
 
0 = Missing, 5=OK, 10=Wow!
 
  
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== Grade ==
 
<pre style="color:red">
 
<pre style="color:red">
00 Executive Summary
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-- Executive Summary
00 Installation Instructions  
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-- Installation Instructions  
00 User Instructions
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-- User Instructions
00 Highlights
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-- Highlights
00 Theory of Operation
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-- Theory of Operation
00 Work Breakdown
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-- Work Breakdown
00 Future Work
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-- Future Work
00 Conclusions
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-- Conclusions
00 Demo
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-- Demo
00 Late
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-- Late
Comments: I'm looking forward to seeing this.
 
  
Score:  10/100
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Score:  --/100
 
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== Executive Summary ==
 
== Executive Summary ==
  
Picture that summarizes the project.
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=== What is a PDU and what is it for ===
 
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A Power Distribution Unit (PDU) is a very general term which is basically just a relay box with a bunch of outlets.  They also typically have power monitoring for each of the outlets, and are controlled through a web interface.
Give two sentence intro to the project.
 
 
 
Give two sentences telling what works.
 
 
 
Give two sentences telling what isn't working.
 
 
 
End with a two sentence conclusion.
 
  
The sentence count is approximate and only to give an idea of the expected length.
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=== What is this specific PDU ===
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This PDU was built with 18 outlets in groups of 2 and 4 on each relay with a current monitor.
  
 
== Packaging ==
 
== Packaging ==
If you have hardware, consider [http://cpprojects.blogspot.com/2013/07/small-build-big-execuition.html Small Build, Big Execuition] for ideas on the final packaging.
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Everything is mounted in a short 2U server case with a CNCed backplate for mounting the outlets. Refer to the repo readme for a part list.
  
 
== Installation Instructions ==
 
== Installation Instructions ==
 
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#TODO
Give step by step instructions on how to install your project. 
 
 
 
* Include your [https://github.com/ github] path as a link like this to the read-only git site:  [https://github.com/MarkAYoder/gitLearn https://github.com/MarkAYoder/gitLearn].
 
* Be sure your README.md is includes an up-to-date and clear description of your project so that someone who comes across you git repository can quickly learn what you did and how they can reproduce it.
 
* Include a Makefile for your code if using C.
 
* Include any additional packages installed via '''apt'''.  Include '''install.sh''' and '''setup.sh''' files.
 
* Include kernel mods.
 
* If there is extra hardware needed, include links to where it can be obtained.
 
  
 
== User Instructions ==
 
== User Instructions ==
 
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#TODO
Once everything is installed, how do you use the program?  Give details here, so if you have a long user manual, link to it here.
 
  
 
== Highlights ==
 
== Highlights ==
 
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#TODO
Here is where you brag about what your project can do.
 
 
 
Include a [http://www.youtube.com/ YouTube] demo the audio description.
 
  
 
== Theory of Operation ==
 
== Theory of Operation ==
 
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#TODO
Give a high level overview of the structure of your software.  Are you using GStreamer?  Show a diagram of the pipeline.  Are you running multiple tasks?  Show what they do and how they interact.
 
  
 
== Work Breakdown ==
 
== Work Breakdown ==
 
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#TODO
List the major tasks in your project and who did what.
 
 
 
Also list here what doesn't work yet and when you think it will be finished and who is finishing it.
 
  
 
== Future Work ==
 
== Future Work ==
 
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#TODO
Suggest addition things that could be done with this project.
 
  
 
== Conclusions ==
 
== Conclusions ==
 
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#TODO
Give some concluding thoughts about the project. Suggest some future additions that could make it even more interesting.
 
  
 
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Revision as of 18:19, 10 October 2018

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Team members: Wesley Van Pelt

Grade

-- Executive Summary
-- Installation Instructions 
-- User Instructions
-- Highlights
-- Theory of Operation
-- Work Breakdown
-- Future Work
-- Conclusions
-- Demo
-- Late

Score:  --/100

Executive Summary

What is a PDU and what is it for

A Power Distribution Unit (PDU) is a very general term which is basically just a relay box with a bunch of outlets. They also typically have power monitoring for each of the outlets, and are controlled through a web interface.

What is this specific PDU

This PDU was built with 18 outlets in groups of 2 and 4 on each relay with a current monitor.

Packaging

Everything is mounted in a short 2U server case with a CNCed backplate for mounting the outlets. Refer to the repo readme for a part list.

Installation Instructions

  1. TODO

User Instructions

  1. TODO

Highlights

  1. TODO

Theory of Operation

  1. TODO

Work Breakdown

  1. TODO

Future Work

  1. TODO

Conclusions

  1. TODO




thumb‎ Embedded Linux Class by Mark A. Yoder