any thing to do???
jstroud at mbi.ucla.edu
Thu Jul 28 04:44:02 CEST 2005
The world needs an open source tool for working with DNA sequences
graphically. I know what needs to be done, but I am not finding much time to
do it. I have already coded a graphical sequence editor and some cool tools
for sequence analysis. For this project I am using Tkinter as the gui and
biopython as the main code-base. Right now, a critical thing to do would be
to use the Tkinter Canvas to draw plasmid maps. Don't worry if you don't know
what a plasmid is. It is a simple concept. If you want to become a hero to
thousands in a field with 0 competition, this is the place. If you are
interested, let me know. Maybe we can find a way to harness your time and
enthusiasm. If you are good at organization, maybe you could help to turn
this into a true open source project that interfaces with biopython. (Does
anybody recognize the plea-for-help aspect of my message?)
On Wednesday 27 July 2005 08:00 am, mustafa wrote:
> i hav just finished learning pythob from "A byte of python"(an online
> book) so i wanted to apply my new skills. to learn and to have some fun.
> is there any place which lists jobs to be done...you know minor jobs and
> requests thats nobody has found time to do.
> i would point out that i am not looking for a JOB as job with payment.
> i am looking for a JOB that is to be done and nobody has done it yet.
> also aside from this is there any other way i could use python and
> improve. i figure this practice will make me a lot better. but if anybody
> else has any ideas than that would be good too .
UCLA-DOE Institute for Genomics and Proteomics
Los Angeles, CA 90095
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