[Bioperl-l] Simplifications now possible with Perl 5.6.1 requirement?
torsten.seemann at infotech.monash.edu.au
Tue Sep 26 19:32:10 EDT 2006
Sendu Bala wrote:
> Chris Fields wrote:
>>>> use base qw(Bio::Class);
>>>> # instead of
>>>> use vars qw(@ISA); @ISA=qw(Bio::Class);
>>> use base arrived in 5.4? Anyway, some modules already use it, and I
>>> agree we all should. Worth just converting all modules over?
>> Yes! Definitely agree.
> I made the change. Not all modules could easily be changed, but the vast
> majority were fine.
> Doing this has the added benefit that the docs at
> http://doc.bioperl.org/bioperl-live/ now don't have the inherited
> modules duplicated in the included modules section, which always annoyed
> me and confused the picture.
And thank you for comitting all those changes, and so quickly!
Dr Torsten Seemann http://www.vicbioinformatics.com
Victorian Bioinformatics Consortium, Monash University, Australia
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