EMBOSS: Project Meeting (Fri 17th October 2003)


HGMP: Alan Bleasby, Jon Ison, Gary Williams, Damian Counsell, Lisa Mullan, Claude Beazley
Lion: Thomas Laurent
Cambridge Uni:
EBI: Peter Rice, Martin Senger, Tom Oinn

Apologies: Rodrigo Lopez

Minutes of the last meeting

Minutes of the meeting of 3rd October 2003 are here

1. Action points

1.1 From this meeting:

Read and comment on EMBOSS Quick Guide for Gary (action all, 2003-10-17)

1.2 From previous meetings:

MEME documentation is required (action AJB, 2003-02-21)
Provide documentation for prophecy (AJB, 2003-03-21)
Investigate bug tracking system (PMR, 2003-09-19)
Investigate WIKI FAQ list (DC, 2003-09-19)
Convert graphics to grout (PMR, 2003-09-19) - postponed to 2.9.0

1.3 No longer required:

2. Software Development

2.8.0 release

Required for the release (end-October if possible):

3. Documentation & Training

Gary asked for comments on the draft EMBOSS Quick Guide to be printed by EMBnet.

4. Administration

Peter volunteered to write the minutes of this and future meetings.

5. AOB

Tom has released Taverna release beta6 with graphical result browsing, for example sets of PNG images. He uis giving a talk on campus on October 27th.

Martin is submitting a revised Life Science Identifier (LSID) standard to OMG, and a prposal for the Life Science Analysis Engine (LSAE) standard for metadata to describe analysis compatible with ACD

6. Date Of Next Meeting

Next meeting to be held at 9.30 on October 31st 2003, Pompeiian Room, Hinxton Hall