[Bioperl-l] "progress": useful changes vs. "shiny new thingie"

Sendu Bala bix at sendu.me.uk
Thu Nov 16 11:59:28 EST 2006

Chris Fields wrote:
> So far, we have these modes of installation:
> 1)  Direct installation using CPAN -> INSTALL
> 2)  Regular distribution (either from the Bioperl website or CPAN) using
> 'make/nmake' ->INSTALL, INSTALL.WIN
> 3)  CVS (bioperl-live) using make/nmake -> INSTALL, INSTALL.WIN
> 4)  PPM (Windows-only) -> INSTALL.WIN
> Anything using make/nmake will need to be changed in docs.  Do you want to
> switch everything over to using 'perl Build.PL'?
> Also, since the 'manifying' problem is now fixed we can remove the blurb
> about it from INSTALL and the wiki.

I've already updated docs in CVS. The emails are just very slow to get 
through to guts. Do an update and let me know if I missed anything. I'll 
add the changes to the wiki when I get a chance.

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