Forward is a python package that provides tools and utilities for foward
genetics studies. It is currently under the very early stages of development.
Documentation can be created from the sphinx docs (run
make html from the
Alternatively, a rendered version can be found here.
The quick and easy way to serve an experiment is to run this script:
#!/usr/bin/env python from tornado.wsgi import WSGIContainer from tornado.httpserver import HTTPServer from tornado.ioloop import IOLoop import forward.backend forward.backend.initialize_application("EXPERIMENT_NAME") http_server = HTTPServer(WSGIContainer(forward.backend.app)) http_server.listen(5000) # Set the port here IOLoop.instance().start()
This package will go on pypy following the first official release. In the meantime, user's interested in the package should clone it and install it from the source. Because it's still changing very fast and some critical aspects are not fully implemented and tested, this package should not be used for real studies (yet). Note that the first official release is expected to be around the end of October 2015.