# $Id: gtf.pm 16108 2009-09-16 17:07:49Z cjfields $
# BioPerl module for Bio::FeatureIO::gtf
# Please direct questions and support issues to <bioperl-l@bioperl.org> 
# Cared for by Allen Day <allenday@ucla.edu>
# Copyright Allen Day
# You may distribute this module under the same terms as perl itself

# POD documentation - main docs before the code

=head1 NAME

Bio::FeatureIO::gtf - read write features in GTF format




GTF, is also known as GFF v2.5.  This class is simply a subclass
of Bio::FeatureIO::gff that initializes with -version =E<gt> 2.5.


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=head2 Support 

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=head1 AUTHOR - Allen Day

Email allenday@ucla.edu


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


# Let the code begin...

package Bio::FeatureIO::gtf;
  $Bio::FeatureIO::gtf::AUTHORITY = 'cpan:BIOPERLML';
$Bio::FeatureIO::gtf::VERSION = '1.6.905';
use base qw(Bio::FeatureIO::gff);
use strict;

# Object preamble - inherits from Bio::Root::Root

sub _initialize {
  my($self,%arg) = @_;
  $arg{-version} = 2.5;
  return 1;