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List of Group Members

  • Bård Winther (baardew)
  • Henrik Tufte Lien (henriktl)
  • Jonas Sandnes (jonsandn)
  • swati sharma (swatis)

Application Structure

For the remainder of this document "backend" would refer to application controller and other javascript that is not used directly with presentation. Likewise, "fronend" denote everything connected to or is GUI elements.

File layout

Organization of program structure using MVVM:

Actual architecture.png


Javascript, AngularJS, HTML and CSS. JSON for rest communication.

TDD is a must: QUnit is currently used, but if it proves to be insufficient then Protactor may be an option to add as well.

Attempt to solve the problem with a generic implementation that parses any json object and displays it on screen.

GUI Layout:

The GUI laytout describes the three different methods of viewing the content. Each view is switchable in the same main page.

Api index (listing the resources)

resource view (list of objects)

object view (info about a specific object)

Summary of Requirements

List is in prioritized order

  1. Display every possible path obtained by click-through of API (in other words, every link should be "followable")
  2. User friendly, which implies: no need for direct keyboard input, all information readily avaiable (no hidden content) and simple to retrace steps
  3. The program should deal with errors and misuse correctly and elegantly (in other words, not crash if someone does something un-expected)

Time Schedule

These milestones are guidelines only, except for 3rd December.

  •   1. nov : design layout finished
  •   8. nov : static html layout presentable
  • 29. nov : main work done
  •   3. dec : hard deadline

Task Division

baardew: backend controller and configuration + additional frontend where required

henriktl: Resource list view

jonsandn: Object view

swatis: Api index view

Screenshots and Screen Flows

Documented learning during project

Suggested Improvements

Link to Repository

Download Link to Sample Web App or Android App

Questions and Suggestions:

Could not find the API for data model fields (