[BioC] biocLite script and R 2.3

Seth Falcon sfalcon at fhcrc.org
Thu Oct 20 02:17:28 CEST 2005

Hi Wolfgang, all,

On 19 Oct 2005, huber at ebi.ac.uk wrote:
> Hi Seth,
> I get:
>> source("http://www.bioconductor.org/biocLite.R")
>> biocLite()
> Running bioCLite version 0.1  with R version  2.3.0
> Errore in file(file, "r", encoding = encoding) :
> impossibile aprire la connessione
> Inoltre: Warning message:
> apertura non riuscita: stato HTTP '404 Not Found'
> apparently because
> "http://www.bioconductor.org/scripts/2.3/biocinstall.R" doesn't
> (yet) exist. Any ETA or RAS (recommended alternative solutions)?

ETA: Tomorrow
RAS: appropriate use of install.packages.  A preliminary bioc 1.8
(devel) repository of source packages is available here:

> This question has already come up a couple of times from keen bioC
> users around here, so I am posting it on the list.

Thanks, it was on the list and just not quite ready.  

Best Wishes,

+ seth

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