[Bioc-devel] Candidates for BiocGenerics

Sean Davis sdavis2 at mail.nih.gov
Thu Mar 1 17:18:00 CET 2012

On Thu, Mar 1, 2012 at 7:57 AM, Benilton Carvalho
<beniltoncarvalho at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm implementing a few things in oligo and I wonder if it'd make sense to have
> boxplot/coef/image/ncol/residuals
> defined in BiocGenerics?
> If it's only me using them, I'm happy to have everything in oligo.
> Thoughts?

It seems that if someone is proposing a generic for functionality
already in base R, that generic is by definition a good candidate for
inclusion in BiocGenerics.  Are there downsides to having this be a
criterion for inclusion?


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