[Biojava-l] Blast Parsing Framework re: was biojava Blast parser proposal

Simon Brocklehurst simon.brocklehurst@CambridgeAntibody.com
Sun, 20 Feb 2000 12:18:13 +0000

> It's not a perfect implementation but I believe it to be a decent start.
> As I told Matthew and Terry via email I'm open to licensing it under the
> biojava org's licensing criteria. As Simon points out there is not a
> Blast result parser/reformatter package with all of the desired
> features. The amount of work to develop from scratch this feature list
> is not a trivial or a weekend effort. I'm open to working with the group
> using the two products as a base for a "rape and paste"
> redesign/refactoring effort to build a more robust and comprehensive
> parser base.

This sounds great Wayne - much preferable to us duplicating a load of stuff
you've already done.  Let's do it!  Let us know when you can get your code
into the biojava cvs.

Simon M. Brocklehurst, Ph.D.
Head of Bioinformatics
Cambridge Antibody Technology
The Science Park, Melbourn, Cambridgeshire, UK