links for 2009-06-17

18 06 2009
  • COnstructive COst MOdel II (COCOMO II) is a model that allows one to estimate the cost, effort, and schedule when planning a new software development activity. COCOMO II is the latest major extension to the original COCOMO (COCOMO 81) model published in 1981. It consists of three submodels, each one offering increased fidelity the further along one is in the project planning and design process. Listed in increasing fidelity, these submodels are called the Applications Composition, Early Design, and Post-architecture models.
  • Sharing a webcam stream in Ubuntu is not the easiest thing, but it’s not too bad if you have some help. This tutorial will explain how to use the package webcam-server. It seems to work pretty well for me. I had to write the startup script myself, but I’m going to share that with you. To use webcam-server to it’s full potential, you should have Apache installed.

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  • COCOMO II with Heuristic Risk Assessment Web Calculator Tool