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       ffitch - Fitch-Margoliash and Least-Squares Distance Methods


       ffitch -datafile distances -intreefile tree [-matrixtype list] [-minev boolean]
              -njumble integer -seed integer [-outgrno integer] [-power float] -lengths boolean
              -negallowed boolean -global boolean [-replicates boolean] -outfile outfile
              [-trout toggle] -outtreefile outfile [-printdata boolean] [-progress boolean]
              [-treeprint boolean]

       ffitch -help


       ffitch is a command line program from EMBOSS (“the European Molecular Biology Open
       Software Suite”). It is part of the "Phylogeny:Distance matrix" command group(s).


   Input section
       -datafile distances
           File containing one or more distance matrices

       -intreefile tree

   Additional section
       -matrixtype list
           Default value: s

       -minev boolean
           Default value: N

       -njumble integer

       -seed integer
           Default value: 1

       -outgrno integer

       -power float
           Default value: 2.0

       -lengths boolean
           Default value: N

       -negallowed boolean
           Default value: N

       -global boolean
           Default value: N

       -replicates boolean
           Default value: N

   Output section
       -outfile outfile

       -trout toggle
           Default value: Y

       -outtreefile outfile

       -printdata boolean
           Default value: N

       -progress boolean
           Default value: Y

       -treeprint boolean
           Default value: Y


       Bugs can be reported to the Debian Bug Tracking system (, or
       directly to the EMBOSS developers


       ffitch is fully documented via the tfm(1) system.


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