[Bioperl-l] Withdraw Bio::Graphics and Bio::DB::SeqFeature from bioperl distribution?

Scott Cain cain.cshl at gmail.com
Mon Nov 10 15:50:26 EST 2008


Hi Lincoln,

Interesting idea; I'm sure you've already spent some time thinking it
through, but presumably there are a fair amount of dependencies from
Bio::Graphics and SeqFeature::Store to other parts of BioPerl.  How
much of a hassle do you think will be introduced by this bifurcation?

Scott


On Mon, Nov 10, 2008 at 3:25 PM, Lincoln Stein <lincoln.stein at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi All,
>
> The glacial pace of official bioperl releases is interfering with my ability
> to package GBrowse 2.00 into debian and rpm packages. Is there any objection
> if I withdraw Bio::Graphics and Bio::DB::SeqFeature from the bioperl
> distribution and turn them into independent CPAN modules?
>
> Thanks,
>
> Lincoln
>
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