wormbase 0.2.5 (2019-03-19)

  • Reworked progress bar handling via pbapply::pblapply. This is now disabled for all functions by default, but can be enabled with progress = TRUE. pbapply package is now declared in “Enhances:” rather than “Imports:”.
  • Switched all internal assert checks to goalie package from assertive.

wormbase 0.2.4 (2018-11-21)

  • Maintenance release updating the package to require R 3.5.
  • Improved documentation for functions and rebuild pkgdown website.
  • Added progress = TRUE option for functions that can take a long time to parse data. Previously, this was always enabled but now can be disabled using this progress = FALSE. Note that invisible(capture.output(x)) also works to suppress progress bars.

wormbase 0.2.3 (2018-07-21)

  • Fixed geneID() function to work with latest WormBase release that now returns an extra biotype column.
  • Removed internal parallel mclapply() calls in favor of pblapply() for better compatibility across platforms.

wormbase 0.2.2 (2018-04-23)

  • Broke out assertive imports into separate packages: assertive.properties, assertive.strings, assertive.types.
  • Removed TODO comment in description.R file.

wormbase 0.2.1 (2018-04-18)

  • Renamed gene column to geneID where applicable.
  • Removed fs package dependency.
  • Added progress bars for functions that take a long time to load.

wormbase 0.2.0 (2018-03-04)

  • Renamed package to wormbase from worminfo.
  • Simplified core functionality to simply pull genome annotations from the WormBase website into R.
  • Previous functionality querying the ENSEMBL, PANTHER, and EggNOG databases will be split out into organism-agnostic packages.
  • RNAi clone support is being migrated to the rnaiscreen package.

wormbase 0.1.0 (2018-02-14)

(worminfo): Pre-release using internal build annotations from WormBase, ENSEMBL, PANTHER, and EggNOG databases. RNAi clone support for ORFeome (WORFDB), Ahringer, and Ruvkun Lab cherrypick libraries.

wormbase 0.0.99 (2017-12-06)

(worminfo): Initial pre-release version.