In article <34BE13D4.22C685A0 at ebi.ac.uk>,
Thure Etzold <etzold at ebi.ac.uk> writes:
> The BLAST parser in the SRS distribution is for an older version of BLAST. I
> would be really grateful for suggestions on a syntax that is suitable for
I hope Fred will be able to. Just wait (if you can't, just hack
DBWatcher C code from the current distribution :
ftp://ftp-igbmc.u-strasbg.fr/pub ). In fact, I can't remember, if
it works for all the Blast versions or only for the new ones.
Can't check now. It would take less time waiting for Fred.
> We use here at EBI indeed the GCG tools to generate the databanks
> FASTA format. The parser that reads the title line of each BLAST entry should
> be able to read a variety of formats but there is no way of telling whether
> name or accession number comes first.
If you check the format of what you are currently reading? I
think you can use, from both names, the one that share the format
you expect, no? Just an idea...
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