|I got an error in posting this last time, so I hope there is no duplication.
This is in part a followup to my previous question regarding the order in which sets are listed on a page.
There is a great deal of difference between how the sets are listed and
this difference depends not only on who the user is, but what page they
To test, I created a series of sets with names that would easily sort:
Now, part of WeBWorK's confusion is that they were all made with the
same template, and so have the same open and due dates, thus sorting by
"status" does nothing, and there does not appear to be a secondary sort
With a guest login, http://webwork.dartmouth.edu/webwork2/opencalc/
the guest will see problem sets in the following order:
and this is independent of the guest account
As administrator, I saw:
When I go to the adduser page, the problems are displayed as
As far as I can tell these are all more or less random orders.
I have tried (so far without success to modify) ProblemSets.pm in
/var/webwork2/lib/WeBWorK/ContentGenerator to use "name" as the sort order instead of "status"
This is version WW2 (5/23/04 i.e., post pr4)
I would love some ideas of how to address this.
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