R/exams2ilias.R

Defines functions exams2ilias

exams2ilias <- function(file, n = 1L, nsamp = NULL, dir = ".",
  name = NULL, quiet = TRUE, edir = NULL, tdir = NULL, sdir = NULL, verbose = FALSE,
  resolution = 100, width = 4, height = 4, svg = FALSE, encoding  = "",
  num = list(fix_num = FALSE, minvalue = NA),
  mchoice = list(maxchars = c(3, NA, 3), minvalue = NA),
  schoice = mchoice, string = NULL, cloze = NULL,
  template = "ilias",
  duration = NULL, stitle = "Exercise", ititle = "Question",
  adescription = "Please solve the following exercises.",
  sdescription = "Please answer the following question.", 
  maxattempts = 1, cutvalue = 0, solutionswitch = TRUE, zip = TRUE,
  points = NULL, eval = list(partial = TRUE, negative = FALSE),
  converter = "pandoc-mathjax", xmlcollapse = TRUE, ...)
{
  ## assure a certain processing of items for Ilias
  if(is.null(num)) {
    num <- list(fix_num = FALSE, minvalue = NA)
  } else {
    num$fix_num <- FALSE
    num$minvalue <- NA
  }
  if(is.null(mchoice)) {
    mchoice <- list(maxchars = c(3, NA, 3), minvalue = NA)
  } else {
    mchoice$maxchars <- c(3, NA, 3)
    mchoice$minvalue <- NA
  }
  if(is.null(schoice)) {
    schoice <- list(maxchars = c(3, NA, 3), minvalue = NA)  
  } else {
    schoice$maxchars <- c(3, NA, 3)
    schoice$minvalue <- NA
  }

  ## FIXME: default maxchars?

  ## default name
  if(is.null(name)) name <- gsub("\\.xml$", "", template)
  
  ## enforce base64 encoding for "everything"
  base64 <- .fileURI_mime_types[, "ext"]
  
  ## simply call exams2qti12 with custom template (and XML processing)
  rval <- exams2qti12(file = file, n = n, nsamp = nsamp, dir = dir,
    name = name, quiet = quiet, edir = edir, tdir = tdir, sdir = sdir, verbose = verbose,
    resolution = resolution, width = width, height = height, svg = svg, encoding  = encoding,
    num = num, mchoice = mchoice, schoice = schoice, string = string, cloze = cloze,
    template = template,
    duration = duration, stitle = stitle, ititle = ititle,
    adescription = adescription, sdescription = sdescription, 
    maxattempts = maxattempts, cutvalue = cutvalue, solutionswitch = solutionswitch, zip = zip,
    points = points, eval = eval, converter = converter, xmlcollapse = xmlcollapse,
    base64 = base64, ...)

  ## fix-up zipping: base directory name must be the same as .xml name
  if(zip) {
    zipfile <- file_path_as_absolute(file.path(dir, paste0(name, ".zip")))
    wdir <- getwd()
    setwd(tempdir())    
    unzip(zipfile, exdir = name)
    file.rename(file.path(name, "qti.xml"), file.path(name, paste0(name, ".xml")))
    file.remove(zipfile)
    zip(zipfile, name)
    setwd(wdir)
  }

  ## return exams list
  invisible(rval)
}

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exams documentation built on May 13, 2018, 3 a.m.