RE: Proposal: simple mechanism for referencing ratelaws
22 Jul '05 15:33
rphair> So from my perspective, local and global
rphair> parameters both have their uses. Furthermore, any
rphair> attempt to legislate one or the other out of
rphair> existence is doomed to fail on logical grounds. No
rphair> software tool can afford to treat the global/local
rphair> distinction lightly because there are important
rphair> use cases where global parameters become local and
rphair> others where local parameters become global.
... which nicely illustrates why SBML has both local and
global parameters, and why the same discussion keeps
erupting periodically :-).