Improved PyFlash 0.3

Pander pander at
Tue Apr 14 12:19:48 CEST 2009

Onen wrote:
> Hi,
> Pander wrote:
>> Onen wrote:
>>> * is it compatible with flashcards collections from KDE tools? [1]
>> Not yet but if you can provide a bunch of Japanese flashcard collections
>> I will look into making it compatible with those.
> I think it would be great to have only one format for the cards, for 
> desktop and phone applications.
>>> * do you reuse the "engine" of another flashcards application, and put a 
>>> new GUI on top of it, or is it all new code?
>> No it is all new code written mainly by Noufal Ibrahim with improvements
>> from ezuall and me.
> Would it make sense to reuse the engine of other project? For what I 
> have understood, this kind of software (and Parley) implement algorithms 
> to schedule the cards proposed to you. These aim at optimising your 
> learning, by asking you more often what you don't know, and less what 
> you have already acquired.
> If you don't go for reuse, do you plan to implement such features?

It is on the TODO list. Anyone that would like to dive into this is
welcomed. Perhaps some libs or code of other flashcard applications can
be ported to openmoko and reused by this application.

> Thanks,
> Onen
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