[BioC] Having problem with the installation

Marcus Davy MDavy at hortresearch.co.nz
Thu Dec 9 21:46:22 CET 2004

You probably want to configure your R environment variable "http_proxy" to recognise your proxy server.

# configure
Sys.putenv("http_proxy"="http://[your proxy server address]:[Port number]")
# check it



>>> Jeff Gentry <jgentry at jimmy.harvard.edu> 10/12/2004 3:37:17 AM >>>
> I am having problem with the installation of Bioconductor
> as when I am typing the following command
> source("http://www.bioconductor.org/getBioC.R")
> from R command window
> the system is giving the following error msg
> Error in file(file, "r") : unable to open connection
> In addition: Warning message:
> unable to connect to 'www.bioconductor.org' on port 80.


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