BiocManager-pkg: Install or update Bioconductor, CRAN, or GitHub packages

Description Details Author(s) See Also Examples

Description

This package provides tools for managing Bioconductor and other packages in a manner consistent with Bioconductor's package versioning and release system.

Details

Main functions are as follows; additional help is available for each function, e.g., ?BiocManager::version.

The version of Bioconductor in use is determined by the installed version of a second package, BiocVersion. BiocVersion is installed automatically during first use of BiocManager::install(). If BiocVersion has not yet been installed, the version is determined by code in base R.

Options influencing package behavior (see ?options, ?getOption) include:

System environment variables influencing package behavior include:

Author(s)

Maintainer: Marcel Ramos marcel.ramos@roswellpark.org (ORCID) [contributor]

Authors:

See Also

Useful links:

Examples

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R.version.string
packageVersion("BiocManager")
if (requireNamespace("BiocVersion", quietly = TRUE))
    packageVersion("BiocVersion")
BiocManager::version()

BiocManager documentation built on June 16, 2021, 1:06 a.m.