[Bioperl-l] call for a TreeIO volunteer

Gregory Jordan greg at ebi.ac.uk
Fri Aug 6 05:47:21 EDT 2010

I can help out with these. I'm pretty sure I've previously fought with (and
perhaps even come up with a fix for) bug 3039, and I can take a look at 3007

Now lemme just see if I can get up and running with the Bioperl test suite.
I'll give a shout if I run into any problems.


On 5 August 2010 13:16, Dave Messina <David.Messina at sbc.su.se> wrote:

> Hi everybody,
> We've got a couple of small open bugs related to the Bio::TreeIO modules,
> and we could really use someone to take a look at them. Ideally, that
> someone would have familiarity with TreeIO already.*
> It'd help us to get the next release (1.6.2) out the door.
> The bugs in question are:
> - TreeIO::newick writes root node branch length incorrectly
> http://bugzilla.open-bio.org/show_bug.cgi?id=3039
> - Bio::TreeIO::nhx cannot parse empty [&&NHX] + round-trip failure
> http://bugzilla.open-bio.org/show_bug.cgi?id=3007
> Thanks,
> Dave
> on behalf of the core developers
> * Even if you don't, though, if you've been looking for an opportunity to
> contribute to BioPerl, and this sounds like something you'd like to work on,
> by all means raise your hand.
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