yearn: Use and if Needed Install Packages from CRAN, BioConductor, CRAN Archive, and GitHub
Version 0.1.3

This tries to attach a package if you have it; if not, it tries to install it from BioConductor or CRAN; if not available there, it tries to install it from the cran mirror on GitHub, which includes packages that have been removed from CRAN; if not available there, it looks for a matching other package on GitHub to install. Note this is sloppy practice and prone to all sorts of risks. However, there are use cases, such as quick scripting, or in a class where students already know best practices, where this can be useful. yearn was inspired by teaching in PhyloMeth, a course funded by an NSF CAREER award to the author (NSF DEB-1453424).

Getting started

Package details

AuthorBrian O'Meara [aut, cre]
Date of publication2018-01-12 19:24:28 UTC
MaintainerBrian O'Meara <[email protected]>
LicenseGPL (>= 2)
Version0.1.3
URL http://www.github.com/bomeara/yearn
Package repositoryView on CRAN
Installation Install the latest version of this package by entering the following in R:
install.packages("yearn")

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yearn documentation built on Jan. 13, 2018, 1:02 a.m.