peyotl is a python package written to make it easier to interact with the software produced by the Open Tree of Life project. Specifically, to:
Currently peyotl is used to implement most of the functionality in the phylesystem api backend of the study curation tool.
virtualenv pey . pey/bin/activate pip install -r requirements.txt python setup.py develop python setup.py test
performs the basic installation and test. For full(er) documentation, check out the wiki.
peyotl is primarily written by Mark Holder, Emily Jane McTavish, and Jim Allman, but see the CONTRIBUTORS file for a more complete list of people who have contributed code.
The fabulous Karl Gude created the logo.
Several parts of the setup.py, logging, documentation, and test suite were based on Jeet Sukumraran’s work in the DendroPy package.
Jim Allman, Karen Cranston, Cody Hinchliff, Mark Holder, Peter Midford, and Jonathon Rees all participated in the discussions that led to the NexSON mapping.
Etymology: According to Wikipedia, peyotl is the Nahuatl word for Lophophora williamsii.
TODO: Figure out how to actually get changelog content.
Changelog content for this version goes here.