[Bioperl-l] After Checkout of Bioperl-live version doesn't seem to change
dan.kortschak at adelaide.edu.au
Wed Feb 3 17:30:50 EST 2010
I too have had strangeness with version reporting - not with the svn
checkouts, but with the CPAN package which I use on my production
machine (v 1.6.1 installed).
cpanp 'o' reports the version of bioperl (actually 'Bio::Root::RootI')
installed as 'Unparsable', with the available upgrade as 1.006001 as you
would expect, 'l' gives the following:
CPAN Terminal> l Bio::Root::RootI
Details for 'Bio::Root::RootI'
Author Christopher Fields (cjfields at bioperl.org)
Description None given
Development Stage Unknown
Installed File /usr/local/share/perl/5.10.0/Bio/Root/RootI.pm
Interface Style Unknown
Language Used Unknown
Public License Unknown
Support Level Unknown
Version Installed 0.0
Version on CPAN 1.006001
The head line of B:R:RI:
# $Id: RootI.pm 16090 2009-09-15 21:57:56Z cjfields $
and the cpanp install logs show 1.6.1 is actually installed.
This has never really worried me, but since version reporting was raised
I thought I'd bring it up. Also curious about why BioPerl.pm isn't
installed/manified on bioperl install as I wonder around the distro.
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