[Bioperl-l] Updated Makefile.PL
hlapp at gmx.net
Fri Oct 20 11:03:34 EDT 2006
On Oct 20, 2006, at 10:44 AM, Sendu Bala wrote:
> Also, I note that very many Bioperl modules need IO::String, including
> Bio::SeqIO, so I'm not sure to what extent we can pretend it is an
> optional module. I didn't make any change though.
I agree. There's really not that many terribly useful things you can
do with Bioperl w/o having IO::String installed, which is in stark
contrast to many other dependencies.
I don't have a problem with making it (and a few others used all over
the place) required, to better contrast them with the dependencies
that are really optional (and not needed for 90% of users).
: Hilmar Lapp -:- Durham, NC -:- hlapp at gmx dot net :
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