[Bioperl-l] Locations

Mark Wilkinson mwilkinson@gene.pbi.nrc.ca
Thu, 15 Feb 2001 08:39:24 -0600

Heikki Lehvaslaiho wrote:

>  Are you sure this is a good approach? Are fuzzy locations really that

> important? My feeling is that most people want to forget fuzzyness as
> long as they can.

I was under the impression that this is exactly what had been decided
here amongst the group...???  Or did I grossly misunderstand?  In any
case, I wholly agree with your sentiment that ->start and ->end should
*never* have to be explicitly tested for returning a defined value.  But
I honestly thought that was the final conclusion reached in this


Dr. Mark Wilkinson
Bioinformatics Group
National Research Council of Canada
Plant Biotechnology Institute
110 Gymnasium Place
Saskatoon, SK