Appendix K. File formats

Table of Contents

K.1. The BFS (BASE File Set) format
K.1.1. The basics of BFS
Character encoding
Numerical values
Comments and white-space
Metadata files
Annotation files
Data files
K.1.2. Using BFS for spotdata to and from external plug-ins
The metadata file
Reporter and assay annotations
Data files
Importing spot data
K.2. The BASEfile format
K.2.1. To be done