SRS with compressed EMBL files???
REINHARD.DOELZ at GWA.SANDOZ.COM
Tue Jul 2 05:34:51 EST 1996
Frederic PLEWNIAK wrote:
> I was wondering if anyone has successfully built SRS indices from
> compressed EMBL files (*.dat.Z). I have tried this in embl.sdl but
> it does not seem to work :
> #filetype /ID=%EMBLREF_FILE
> /typename="dat.Z" /maxline=90 /exitstr=" "
> /pipe="zcat %s"
I would expect that the substitutional compression, even if the pipe
concept works, would inhibit a smooth operation. The Entrez data on
CD ROM were lzhuffed. Maybe this could work with gzip?
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