[Bioperl-l] Database Retrieval

Sean Davis sdavis2 at mail.nih.gov
Tue Aug 8 09:35:50 EDT 2006




On 8/8/06 9:28 AM, "Hilmar Lapp" <hlapp at gmx.net> wrote:

> Hi Sean, the module you whipped up is great. My rationale behind
> asking whether bioperl objects could be returned too was that my bias
> is that once somebody goes through the trouble of installing bioperl
> one probably does so with the expectation that most if not all of the
> modules can work with each other in some way. The second rationale
> was that converting the data to bioperl-compliant objects would
> probably be a repetitive task from one situation to the next and so
> perfectly eligible for provision by the library as a reusable block
> of code.

Hilmar,

This makes perfect sense and should be a goal, I agree.

Sean



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