Bio::Tools::Phylo::Phylip::ProtDist - parser for ProtDist output


    use Bio::Tools::Phylo::Phylip::ProtDist;
    my $parser = Bio::Tools::Phylo::Phylip::ProtDist->new(-file => 'outfile');
    while( my $result = $parser->next_matrix) {
      # do something with it


A parser for ProtDist output into a Bio::Matrix::PhylipDist object. See also Bio::Matrix::IO::phylip this module may go away.


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The rest of the documentation details each of the object methods. Internal methods are usually preceded with a _


 Title   : new
 Usage   : my $obj = Bio::Tools::Phylo::Phylip::ProtDist->new();
 Function: Builds a new Bio::Tools::Phylo::Phylip::ProtDist object 
 Returns : Bio::Tools::ProtDist
 Args    : -fh/-file => $val, # for initing input, see Bio::Root::IO
           -program  => 'programname' # name of the program


 Title   : next_matrix
 Usage   : my $matrix = $parser->next_matrix
 Function: Get the next result set from parser data
 Returns : L<Bio::Matrix::PhylipDist>
 Args    : none