Re: [kde] Calligra Plan: Schedule Overbooking
- Date: Mon, 01 Feb 2016 08:23:53 -0800
- From: Carl Symons <carlsymons@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [kde] Calligra Plan: Schedule Overbooking
On Monday, February 1, 2016 11:01:38 AM PST Victor Aprea wrote:
> Shucks, that's disappointing... so if I may be so bold, what's the best
> choice these days for an open source equivalent of MS Project?
> Victor Aprea // Wicked Device
> T: @vicatcu <http://twitter.com/vicatcu/>
> On Mon, Feb 1, 2016 at 4:43 AM, Maxime. Haselbauer <
> maxime.haselbauer@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > From my experience:
> > Calligra plan is neither working nor actively developed. If you are trying
> > it for the purpose of trying, continue (and post bugs)
> > If you are using it, then quit !
> > The algorithm for planification suffer lots of bugs, (the mechanism behind
> > the scene is simply wrong)
> > I remember that I identified several bugs which at the beginning I
> > thought were due to me "not using it right"
> > I have never managed to get it work (unless you do a very simple project
> > with 1 or 2 task) , so honestly don't waste your time with that
> > 2016-01-30 0:09 GMT+01:00 Victor Aprea <victor.aprea@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>:
> >> Hi all,
> >> I'm just getting my feet wet with Calligra Plan, and I'm liking it so
> >> far. Kudos to the devs! I've got a question on the Schedule calculation
> >> though, and I'm hoping someone out there can give me a nudge in the right
> >> direction. I created a resource-loaded schedule with one Resource, then I
> >> made a new Schedule, and I chose "Avoid" for the "Overbooking" field,
> >> then
> >> I click "Calculate."
> >> When I go to the "Resource Assignments (Gantt)" view, hough, my one
> >> resource nevertheless appears to be overbooked (i.e. there are sequences
> >> of
> >> red blocks in the Gantt chart for that Resource and the stacked
> >> assignments
> >> exceed availability of the resource in those periods), and the project
> >> certainly fits well within the stated start and end dates of the main
> >> project. So i can't imagine that the overbooking is really "unavoidable."
> >> Any suggestions on what I might be doing wrong here or misunderstanding?
> >> FWIW my system config is:
> >> Ubuntu 14.04LTS x64
> >> Plan Version 2.8.1
> >> Using KDE Development Platform 4.13.3
> >> [Installed via Synaptic Package Manager]
> >> Kind Regards,
> >> Vic
> >> T: @vicatcu <http://twitter.com/vicatcu/>
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