[Bioperl-announce-l] Announcing bioperl-biocorba v 0.2

Jason Stajich jason@chg.mc.duke.edu
Wed, 7 Mar 2001 10:19:18 -0500 (EST)

This is the release of bioperl-biocorba client and server code which
provides mappings to Alan Robinson's updates to the biocorba IDL.  

 Signifigant changes include
 * Fuzzy location handling
 * Vector/Iterator methods rather than streams
 * more generic method names

Code is available as tarballs at

This code requires bioperl v 0.7 to be installed.

This code is still considered to be experimental so methods can
potentially change in future versions.  Additionally bugs may exist so do
not use in a production environment without first performing some serious
stress testing.  Your feedback on these modules and the IDL will help
improve the code's stability and make it more useful to a greater range of

Thanks to Ewan Birney, Brad Chapman, Alan Robinson, Jason Stajich, and the
biocorba members who provided feedback.

Jason Stajich on behalf of the biocorba developers.  

Jason Stajich
Center for Human Genetics
Duke University Medical Center