.scorefiles produced by TRACER can be transformed into a more human-readable format with a script that prints the corresponding text segment next to the reuse ID, as well as the number of overlapping features and the percentage of similarity. In the terminal, navigate to the TRACER main folder and type:
/.../filename.txtis the path to the main text file;
/.../filename.scoreis the score file.
.expandedas its suffix (i.e.,
filename.score.expanded) and contains four columns separated by tabs:
RUID 1, RUID 2, FEATUREOVERLAP, SIMTHRESHOLD, TEXT 1, TEXT 2
.txtoutput can be duplicated and imported into a
.csvfile for the gold standard analysis