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From: Fields, Christopher J <cjfields <at> illinois.edu>
Subject: Re: Bio::DB::Fasta changes
Newsgroups: gmane.comp.lang.perl.bio.general
Date: Tuesday 30th October 2012 00:22:33 UTC (over 3 years ago)
Thanks Florent, that helps tremendously.

chris

On Oct 29, 2012, at 6:25 PM, Florent Angly  wrote:

> Hi all,
> 
> I resolved the issue, i.e. restored the ability to return a list of IDs
(or a single scalar one), added some documentation to make it explicit and
added unit tests:
> https://redmine.open-bio.org/issues/3389
> 
> Florent
> 
> 
> On 29/10/12 20:38, Dave Howorth wrote:
>> Florent Angly wrote:
>>> I suspect that this bug report you cited unveiled a corner case that
was
>>> not covered by the tests. I'll assign the bug to myself and
investigate.
>> It looks to me like the previous code and documentation don't match. The
>> CPAN docs, the git docs and the git code all appear to agree that there
>> is a single scalar result. But the CPAN code implements an array result.
>> 
>> >From the sound of it, people have been relying on an undocumented
>> feature. But there was a specific change in the code behaviour. As Chris
>> says, it seems like some discussion of the correct resolution would be
>> sensible.
>> 
>> Cheers, Dave
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