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Program for tree comparison

Joe Felsenstein joe at evolution.genetics.washington.edu
Fri Apr 21 19:22:00 EST 1995

In article <Pine.OSF.3.91.950421011916.23539A-100000 at pioneer.nevada.edu>,
Margaret Novack <novackm at NEVADA.EDU> wrote:
>If there were a quickie program to read in all the trees, and allow the 
>user to define the groups and produce an output file that contains the 
>tree and grouping info.  Then that file could be used as input for 
>the program to select the comparison options and perform the comparisons 
>and make the calculations.  For tree files without grouping information, 
>it would be assumed that only one group exists and options and 
>comparisons could be selected accordingly.

That still leaves us without a "natural" syntax for specifying groups of trees,
and also proliferates programs a bit.

Joe Felsenstein         joe at genetics.washington.edu     (IP No.
 Dept. of Genetics, Univ. of Washington, Box 357360, Seattle, WA 98195-7360

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