Projects / libGenome


libGenome is a development library designed to make common operations on DNA and protein sequences easy. libGenome provides functionality to read and write sequence and annotation data in several file formats. It provides a common manipulation interface for sequence and annotation data in any supported file format. Some of the basic manipulation functionality offered by libGenome is concatenation, truncation, reverse complementation, and translation of sequences. It was intended to be used on genome size sequences and is optimized accordingly. This is a cross platform library written in ANSI C++ and is currently supported on any platform with gcc. Metrowerks CodeWarrior on Windows and Mac OS are also supported.


Recent releases

  •  31 Mar 2005 03:50

    Release Notes: libGenome was repackaged as a pkg-config library for easier deployment and use on Unix systems. Numerous bugs were fixed. Support for Visual Studio 2003/2005 was added and support for Metrowerks CodeWarrior was deprecated.

    •  03 Feb 2003 11:28

      Release Notes: This release incorporates a bugfix for reading subsequences from GenBank flat files. An incorrect subsequence could potentially be read prior to version 0.5.1. Many other improvements have been made to libGenome including gcc 3.2 compilation updates, use of the NSIS installer for Windows, and an environment variable to specify the location of the libGenome source tree in Windows. Many fixes were made to the API documentation, and numerous other bugfixes for memory leaks and access violations have been made.

      •  05 Apr 2002 06:24

        No changes have been submitted for this release.


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