[Bioperl-l] Bio::SeqFeature::Generic clone()

Lincoln Stein lincoln.stein at gmail.com
Mon Jun 14 12:35:28 EDT 2010

I suggest that you use Data::Dumper to implement clone (or alternatively
Storable's dclone() method). I just had a look at how I did the clone in
Lite, and it is a bit fragile if someone subclasses Lite.

I also think there is a Clone module in CPAN.


On Mon, Jun 14, 2010 at 12:30 PM, Jay Hannah <jay at jays.net> wrote:

> Hola,
> I seem to be in need of an easy way to copy features. Bio::SeqFeature::Lite
> has a clone() method, but Bio::SeqFeature::Generic doesn't. So I'll be
> adding one unless someone points out that this is a bad idea for some
> reason.
> Also, this seems insufficient for a branch, so it'll just be a single
> commit to master unless someone slaps me.
> Thanks,
> Jay Hannah
> http://biodoc.ist.unomaha.edu/wiki/User:Jhannah
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