7.1. General Quality Assurance

Various quality assurance (QA) tests are performed on the EMBOSS code and documentation to maintain the quality and integrity of the package. The QA tests include:

The tests are performed by the EMBOSS developers but there are ways to help. You should provide tests with test data for any applications you develop (see below) and provide adequate documentation for any new library code (see Appendix D, Code Documentation Standards) and applications (see Section 8.1, “Application Documentation Standards”).