Manuscript genetics and Perl

Manuscript genetics and Perl

By Tara Andrews (‎aurum‎) from London.pm, Zurich.pm
Date: Wednesday, 5 August 2009 14:10
Duration: 40 minutes
Target audience: Everyday Perl
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Tags: armenian collation manuscripts medieval parsimony stemmatology text


We've all heard of bioinformatics by now, but what does that have to do with medieval manuscripts? Turns out that you can do a whole lot of neat things. This talk will pick up where last year's "101011 manuscripts" talk left off, and dive into how a few Perl scripts can show me the progression of manuscript copying and alteration over several hundred years.


Attended by: Nicholas Clark, Léon Brocard (‎acme‎), Joel Bernstein (‎joel‎), Karl Moens (‎CountZero‎), Dave Cross (‎davorg‎), Martin Schipany (‎ElCondor‎), Pedro Frazão, Lars Dɪᴇᴄᴋᴏᴡ 迪拉斯 (‎daxim‎), Damon Davison (‎allolex‎), Damian Conway (‎damian‎), Barbie, Vincent Pit (‎vincent‎), osfameron, Joaquín Ferrero (‎explorer‎), H.Merijn Brand (‎Tux‎), Clinton Gormley (‎DrTech‎), Jose Celestino (‎japc‎), Jordi Porta, Bernhard Schmalhofer (‎bernhard‎), Giuseppe Maxia (‎gmax‎), Michele Beltrame (‎arthas‎), Luis Motta Campos (‎LMC‎), Dirk De Nijs (‎ddn123456‎), Marcel Grünauer (‎Marcel‎), Bálint Szilakszi (‎szbalint‎), Abigail, Salvador Fandiño (‎salva‎), Henrik Tougaard (‎htoug‎), Wendy Van Dijk (‎woolfy‎), Enrique Nell (‎e-nell‎), Jozef Kutej (‎jozef‎), Henrik Hald Nørgaard, Rafael Antonio (‎RA‎), Tiago Grego, Manuel Gomes (‎wagemage‎), Tobias Henoeckl (‎hoeni‎), David Leadbeater (‎dg‎), Paul Fenwick (‎pjf‎), Hermen Lesscher (‎hermen‎), Sergio Arias, Thomas Heine, Andreas Hetey, Gianni Ceccarelli (‎dakkar‎), Andy Armstrong (‎AndyA‎), Sébastien Aperghis-Tramoni (‎Maddingue‎), Piers Cawley (‎pdcawley‎), Isaac Clerencia, Walt Mankowski (‎waltman‎), Yusuke Kawasaki (‎kawanet‎),