[Bioperl-l] Problems with revcom and translate in PrimarySeqI

David Block dblock@gene.pbi.nrc.ca
Mon, 11 Dec 2000 23:57:09 -0600 (CST)

On Mon, 11 Dec 2000, Hilmar Lapp wrote:
> This should work (it actually does on my machine) whether or not new() is
> called on a class or an object. We don't even need can_call_new().

I agree with this.  Be strict in what you emit, tolerant in what you
accept (Larry Wall).  can_call_new seems to be irrelevant with this
code.  Can we prune it - or I guess deprecate it.  That eliminates  a lot
of duplicate code.

 Am I
> missing something? Too complicated or too simple?
> 	Hilmar

David Block
Plant Biotechnology Institute
National Research Council of Canada
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan