Spanish for lawyers has now a start date: 23 Feb. Time table on the web.
Polish: JD - session last Wed went well, lots of Polish was being taught.
LC - problems with audio, but session took place. Suggests that we continue (whilst trying to fix audio) provided students are happy to continue
LC - UCL will try out 2 new audio cards asap - Turtlebeach Daytona & Malibu, Ensoniq Diamond Monster
HH - can we have list of audio cards which don't work
ACTION98/02/13-1 (KH & GS) Publish list of cards tested
CSP - Please inform firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll update the FAQ http://www-mice.cs.ucl.ac.uk/mice/rat/FAQ.html
LC - Mandarin tutor has tested pen input and is satisfied
ACTION98/02/13-2 (LC) Order 3 pen input tablets
GS - Gravis audio cards reliable, but discontinued
ACTION98/02/13-3 (ALL) Buy Gravis cards if you come across them.
KH - No Polish characters in nte (on windows!) yet, but will have them ready by next Wednesday
SL - Human Rights course
due to begin
Essex - SSEES
MAS - UCL to
help Essex & SSEES with setup and testing of this course
MAS - seminar took place yesterday, contribution from HH came across well
(despite broken speakers in the room 229)
DH - reception at Westminster good
ACTION98/02/13-4 (Speakers) Provide abstracts for their talks
Feb 19 Aber - Setting
up routers and tunnels etc. - Dave Price
Feb 26 Westminster - desktop conferencing for remote education - David Hearnshaw
Mar 5 Aber - snmp monitoring of mrouters - Dave Price
Mar 12 (UCL - Congestion Control)
Mar 19 Exeter - Introduction to multicasting
HH- after meeting some immediate changes have been made to routing
which should improve link to Essex.
ULCC -RAL rerouted Feb. 17
Feb. 24 - access links will be increased to 2Mb
ACTION98/02/13-5 (All sites) to monitor their local links and report problems immediately to the PIPVIC mailing list + start looking carefully at loading of local networks and workstations.
ACTION98/02/13-6 (MAS) - check with Panos/John Andrews whether data
have been recorded
ACTION98/02/13-7 (LC) - ensure that all PIPVIC seminars and weekly meetings are recorded using mmcr
ACTION98/02/13-8 (MAS) check with John Andrews and Andy Murray (ISD)
that local links at UCL have monitored and report back.
CSP - rtpdump is not little-endian compatible. It could take a while to fix. Colin will look into it.
ACTION98/02/13-9 (CSP) Look into making rtpdump little-endian compatible
Pending - for PCs
ACTION 2 09/12/97 - MAS to ensure subcontracts are issued by UCL as
ACTION 98/01/23-5 All sites to set up pipvic webpage (SSEES, Exeter,
UCL Language Center)