Provided by: fastaq_3.17.0-2_all bug


       fastaq_to_random_subset - Make a random sample of sequences (and optionally mates as well)


       usage: fastaq_to_random_subset [options] <infile> <outfile> <percent>

       Takes  a random subset of reads from a sequence file and optionally the corresponding read
       from a mates file. Output is interleaved if mates file given

   positional arguments:
       infile Name of input file

              Name of output file

       FLOAT  Per cent probability of keeping any given read (pair) in [0,100]

   optional arguments:
       -h, --help
              show this help message and exit

       --mate_file MATE_FILE
              Name of mates file

       --seed INT
              Seed for random number generator. If not given, python's default is used