[Bioperl-l] Simplifications now possible with Perl 5.6.1requirement?
cjfields at uiuc.edu
Thu Sep 28 09:48:33 EDT 2006
I may try my hand at it. I'm pretty tied up for the time being, but
I'll take a look at the code and tests to see what can be done.
OT here, but Torsten is also going through a list of modules w/o
tests to see if he can work something up for them; I'll chip in where
I can. If you have any suggestions please let us know.
Here's that list:
On Sep 28, 2006, at 7:50 AM, Heikki Lehvaslaiho wrote:
>> Another issue is 'unpacking' of @_ and the regex capture
>> variables. There
>> are a number of modules where maintainability is shot b/c someone
>> unpack regex captures, like so:
>> ($site, $pos1, $pos2, $strand, $score) = ($1, $2, $3, $5, $5);
>> Bio::Map::CytoPosition comes to mind. At least build a queue out
>> of them!
> At least I got the code working. ;-)
> The original version of the code was written in icarus (programming
> of SRS) which has many similarities to perl but also a lot of
> limitations and
> twisted ways of doing things.
> Feel free to work on the code.
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