[Bioc-devel] Noticed some XDouble* functionality missing in IRanges

Steve Lianoglou mailinglist.honeypot at gmail.com
Thu Jun 9 19:59:36 CEST 2011

On Thu, Jun 9, 2011 at 1:16 PM, Michael Lawrence
<lawrence.michael at gene.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 9, 2011 at 10:00 AM, Steve Lianoglou
> <mailinglist.honeypot at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Greetings,
>> I tried to slice a "normal" numeric/double vector and was a bit
>> surprised to get an error.
>> I see some support for doing this baked in, eg. the
>> src/XDoubleViews_utils.c :: XDouble_slice function, but it's not
>> exposed to the useR yet.
>> Would anybody mind if I start building up support for XDouble's to be
>> more inline with the support available in XIntegers? I'm just planning
>> to add XDoubleView-class.R and XDoubleViews-utils.R files that
>> essentially mimic their XIntegerView sister files.
>> Out of curiosity, was there a reason this wasn't done other than no
>> one had to scratch this itch yet?
> That's pretty much it. Just waiting for someone with the energy and a
> use-case.

Well, I've got at least one of those, so ... will do.


Steve Lianoglou
Graduate Student: Computational Systems Biology
 | Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
 | Weill Medical College of Cornell University
Contact Info: http://cbio.mskcc.org/~lianos/contact

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