[Bioperl-l] new website launched

Heikki Lehvaslaiho heikki at sanbi.ac.za
Wed Jan 25 15:52:42 EST 2006

Congratulations and huge thank you for the production team!

The new website is a big step ahead readability and ease in editing the 

I for my part have already corrected a few small typos and omissions on the 
new pages. I invite other to do the same.


On Wednesday 25 January 2006 05:31, Jason Stajich wrote:
> I am pleased to announce the release of a new website for BioPerl.
> The site is based on the mediawiki software that was developed for
> the wikipedia project.  We intend the site to be a place for
> community input on documentation and design for the BioPerl project.
> There is also a fair amount of documentation started surrounding
> bioinformatics tools and techniques applicable to using BioPerl and
> some of the authors who created these resources.
> The website continues to be at the URL http://www.bioperl.org.  The
> DNS updates may take up to 24 hours to reach everyone.
> The initial content of the site is result of the work of myself,
> Mauricio Herrera Cuadra, Brian Osborne, and Torsten Seemann.  We
> encourage you to contribute to the site's content by signing up for
> an account.
> There are several guides for style of the site and how to link to
> Modules for example which can contain additional information from the
> http://bioperl.org/wiki/Module:Bio::SeqIO
> You'll notice that many of the paths have changed but the DIST and
> SRC continues to be available at http://bioperl.org/DIST and http://
> bioperl.org/SRC.  The HOWTOs are now available from http://
> bioperl.org/wiki/HOWTOs
> The FAQ is available at http://bioperl.org/wiki/FAQ and I encourage
> you to add your questions to it so they can be properly archived and
> addressed.
> We also have initiated a News site for Bioperl for posting
> announcements regarding development and software.  I would like to
> see if there are volunteers to post weekly or monthly summaries of
> mailing list traffic and development.
> http://www.bioperl.org/news/
> Jason Stajich on behalf of Mauricio Herrera Cuadra, Brian Osborne,
> Torsten Seemann.
> --
> Jason Stajich
> Duke University
> http://www.duke.edu/~jes12
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