I'm Severin, i live in germany and i picked the Issue 11. Here is the original task
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Create a module listing a random set of articles excluding frontpage articles
Describe the task.
Create a module that combine the capabilities of mod_newsflash and
mod_latestnews to display a random set of articles from a specific set of
sections and categories that includes or excludes the articles on the
* Ability to install XAMPP, download and install Joomla! on a localhost
using default data.
* Familiarity with Joomla!
* Knowledge of PHP
* Knowledge of MySQL
A functioning Joomla! v 1.5 module packaged for installation.
All code must be created using the GNU General Public License version 2.
http://www.gnu.org/licenses/old-license ... .html#SEC4
Documentation written for this task must be made available under the
Joomla! Electronic Documentation License.
Extra Credit (Optional)
Register as a developer at joomlacode.org and create a project for your module.
I completed the task by using the Latest News Module and rewriting parts of it.
[me=AmyStephen]Changed subject slightly for sorting all threads to match against Google resource [/me]
Claimed: Nov 28 Due: Dec 26