[Bioperl-l] Bio::Tools::Run::WrapperBase: Capture the command that is executed?

Dan Kortschak dan.kortschak at adelaide.edu.au
Tue Apr 20 17:24:26 EDT 2010


Hi Ben,

Yeah, that's a good point. An attribute and accessor pair would do the
job: keep the last command string sent to IPC::Run and allow the user to
see this if they want.

Is there any reason this would be objected to as an addition to the
CommandExts and WrapperBase APIs?

Dan

On Tue, 2010-04-20 at 12:00 -0400, bimber at wisc.edu wrote:
> Dan,
> 
> Beyond debugging, I could see cases where logging it would be useful.
> Technically capturing the set of params given to CommandExts does more
> or less the same thing, but sometimes giving people the exact command
> makes it a little more transparent.  You are right that it's not
> absolutely essential.
> 
> -Ben
> 
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