ANNOUNCEMENT : TREECON 3.0 for comfortable phylogeny !

Erich Schwarz schwarze at starbase1.caltech.edu
Thu Jun 2 20:28:08 EST 1994


In article <1994Jun2.183857.16852 at midway.uchicago.edu>,
ecec at quads.uchicago.edu (Eric Cabot) wrote: 
> In article <schwarze-210594022958 at fennel.bio.caltech.edu> schwarze at starbase1.caltech.edu (Erich Schwarz) writes:
> >In article <2pl73q$j09 at sun2.ruf.uni-freiburg.de>,
> >rensing at sun1.ruf.uni-freiburg.de (Stefan Rensing) wrote:
> >> 
> >> A disadvantage is that no parsimony or maximum likelihood methods are
> >                         ^^ ^^^^^^^^^
> >> to be run with TREECON.
> >
> >    Boooo! <throws spoiled fruit>          ;^)
> >
> >--Erich Schwarz
> 
> Geez! Smiley or not, you've got a heck of a lot of nerve to criticize 
> a software tool that someone has graciously made available to the scientific
> community at large.  Why don't you just write your own gosh-darn
> parsimony program l'user?  

    <Erich's face reddens>

    I was JOKING, dammit!  JOKING!

    Yeesh, wotta humor-challenged newsgroup, feh. :^/

--Erich Schwarz

  (who actually finds Felsenstein's
  arguments in favor of statistical
  phylogenies way more convincing than
  "Hennig-style" single-tree analyses)




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