Activities: Pcast

mod_pcast
Maintained by Picture of Stephen BourgetStephen Bourget
Activity module to create podcasts in Moodle

Pcast 2.9 (2016053100)

Release notes

Pcast module for Moodle Copyright (C) 2010-2016 Stephen Bourget and Jillaine Beeckman

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details:

http:www.gnu.org/copyleft/gpl.html

Pcast module for Moodle - version 2.9+

Created by: Stephen Bourget - most of the coding & design Jillaine Beeckman - QA Testing & Bugfixing

Developed for Goffstown School District (Goffstown NH, USA) Many ideas and code were taken from other Moodle modules and Moodle itself

Installation: * see http://docs.moodle.org/en/Installing_contributed_modules_or_plugins * Works only with Moodle 2.9 or Later

List of features:

* Users can post podcast episodes. These episodes can be moderated
* New episodes / episodes awaiting approval are listed on the dashboard
* Podcasts can have their own channel art (In compliance with the RSS specification)
* Episodes fully support commenting and rating
* All activities are logged using the Moodle event API
* Activities and episodes are fully searchable using global search
* Episodes can be tagged with iTunes tags / keywords
* Episodes can be categorized with iTunes categories
* Easy subscribe link for iTunes users
* Full RSS Support

Please report any bugs / feature requests to: https://tracker.moodle.org/browse/CONTRIB/component/11630/

Moodle 2.9, 3.0, 3.1

Version information

Version build number
2016060300
Version release name
2.9 (2016053100)
Can be updated from
2.1 (2001080700), 2.1 (2011080701), 2.3 (2012080600), 2.1 (2011080703) (2011080703), 2.3 (2012080601) (2012080601), 2.5 (2013062400) (2013062400), 2.6 (2013111800) (2013111800), 2.7 (2014061600), 2.7 (2014061601) (2014061601), 2.9 (2015050500), 2.9 (2015110500), 2.9 (2016013100) (2016013100), 2.9 (2016013100), 2.9 (2016051900), 2.9 (2016052000) (2016052000)
Can be updated to
3.2 (2016111000) (2016111000), 3.3 (2017042100) (2017042100), 3.3 (2017042101) (2017042101), 3.5 (2018050200) (2018051000), 3.5 (2018051600) (2018051600), 3.5 (2018051601) (2018051601), 3.5 (2018051602) (2018051602)
Maturity
Stable version
MD5 Sum
814236d63344048491f68436851b20b4
Supported software
Moodle 2.9, Moodle 3.0, Moodle 3.1
  • This is the latest release for Moodle 2.9
  • This is the latest release for Moodle 3.0
  • This is the latest release for Moodle 3.1

Version control information

Version control system (VCS)
GIT
VCS repository URL

Default installation instructions for plugins of the type Activities

  1. Make sure you have all the required versions.
  2. Download and unpack the module.
  3. Place the folder (eg "assignment") in the "mod" subdirectory.
  4. Visit http://yoursite.com/admin to finish the installation