Error calculating consensus

major major at
Fri Apr 11 03:14:03 EST 2003



This was exactly it.  Works like a charm now.


jkb at wrote:
> In <3E91A9BD.4C844A3B at> major <major at> writes:
> > I guess I have 2 questions then.
> > #1- How can I resolve the 'Error calculating consensus' error?
> It's probably the memory allocation. The code ought to automatically work this
> out, but I guess it does not based on your observations.
> Try calling "DatabaseInfo $io" before hand, as this sets the various size
> variables, or manually "set maxseq 1234567".
> > #2- When I select 'reject failures' from the normal shotgun GUI, should
> > I expect to have non-aligning reads placed in new contigs.  If not, how
> > can I prevent them from being placed in the DB?[Can I hard code 'reject
> > failures' someplace?]
> This depends on whether you have enter all readings. If you do, then they'll
> be put in separate contigs. If not, then they're placed in the failure file of
> filenames. I think it's the -enter_failure options, but the scripting manual
> should help (
> James
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