VPL Question

Question types ::: qtype_vplquestion
Maintained by Astor Bizard
VPL Questions are questions that can fit within a Moodle quiz. They are intended to create small to medium coding exercises, based on the Virtual Programming Lab plugin. They are designed to offer a simple interface for students, while keeping the power and versatility of Virtual Programming Labs.

VPL Question 1.9.0 for VPL 4.2+

Moodle 3.5, 3.6, 3.7, 3.8, 3.9, 3.10, 3.11, 4.0, 4.1, 4.2, 4.3
Released: Thursday, March 7, 2024, 6:51 PM

Update 1.9.0

• The number of tries for evaluation is no longer hard-coded as 5 tries. It is now an administrator setting.
• More information is now displayed when evaluation fails.

Known issues

I am aware that evaluation errors still occur. I am working on a fix and will publish an update as soon as I can!

Version information

Version build number
Version release name
1.9.0 for VPL 4.2+
Stable version
MD5 Sum
Supported software
Moodle 3.5, Moodle 3.6, Moodle 3.7, Moodle 3.8, Moodle 3.9, Moodle 3.10, Moodle 3.11, Moodle 4.0, Moodle 4.1, Moodle 4.2, Moodle 4.3

Version control information

Version control system (VCS)
VCS repository URL
VCS branch

Default installation instructions for plugins of the type Question types

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