The OBF’s self-hosted mailman server is still struggling right now, so we are looking at migrating the active mailing lists […]
Update: The deadline for responding has been extended to January 25. The 2014 Google Summer of Code (GSoC) is coming […]
Due to a huge influx of spam across all OBF wikis, we are in the process of locking down new […]
The OBF now has a sparkly new Redmine instance running on Amazon EC2, thanks to efforts from Chris Dagdigian and Jason […]
The Biopython team is pleased to release Biopython 1.56, almost exactly three months after our last stable release (Biopython 1.55). […]
I’m pleased to announce the acceptance of OBF’s 2010 Google Summer of Code students, listed in alphabetical order with their […]
O|B|F is in Google Summer of Code, student applications due to Google April 9, 2010.
We are pleased to announce the availability of Biopython 1.53, a new stable release of the Biopython library, three months […]
This is a belated news entry announcing the release of BioSQL v1.0.1, available from the BioSQL downloads page.
For full details, see Hilmar’s official announcement on the BioSQL mailing list
After a long wait and several earlier attempts, version 1.0.0 (code-named Tokyo, see below) of BioSQL has finally been released. […]
I posted the slides for the Bioperl-db/BioSQL talk I gave at BOSC03. -hilmar
Hi Everyone, Apologies for the mass cross-posting but this email is about server and IP changes that will affect all […]
Do you need to access sequences from multiple places? Would you like to easily retrieve your own local sequences from […]
I got the Oracle version of the biosql schema fully migrated, at least as far as I can tell from here. I’m going to commit the new version some time today. There will also be a sql*plus migration script from pre-Singapore to the current version that supposedly keeps your data intact (be sure to read the disclaimer though).
Hilmar writes: Here’s the background. The current code in the bioperl-db adaptors to biosql run the connection with AutoCommit off, […]