The iclicker software needs a file
Roster.txt with your
student registration list.
The shell script
getreg will make a
suitable to be renamed
Roster.txt, as needed
for use with the iClicker system. (But see below for why you should not
just rename it.)
It gets the information from files sent
to us nightly from the central administration.
If you will be taking the roster file to a PC, execute
getreg in the following
On the Department Suns,
go to the directory where you want the
output file, and execute
(or other three-digit undergraduate course number), and you should be left with a file
Only those in group
the necessary access to the necessary file
All faculty have been placed in that group.
As the registrar sometimes deregisters students temporarily for reasons
we would not want to support, it is probably better not to replace
Roster.txt file by
but rather to add new entries.
The first time, of course, just
But subsequent updates might be better done with