DOI: 10.18129/B9.bioc.Rhdf5lib    

This package is for version 3.12 of Bioconductor; for the stable, up-to-date release version, see Rhdf5lib.

hdf5 library as an R package

Bioconductor version: 3.12

Provides C and C++ hdf5 libraries.

Author: Mike Smith

Maintainer: Mike Smith <grimbough at gmail.com>

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biocViews Infrastructure, Software
Version 1.12.1
In Bioconductor since BioC 3.6 (R-3.4) (3.5 years)
License Artistic-2.0
Depends R (>= 3.3.0)
Suggests BiocStyle, knitr, rmarkdown, tinytest
SystemRequirements GNU make
URL https://github.com/grimbough/Rhdf5lib
BugReports https://github.com/grimbough/Rhdf5lib
Depends On Me
Imports Me rhdf5
Suggests Me mbkmeans
Links To Me cytolib, CytoML, DropletUtils, flowWorkspace, HDF5Array, mbkmeans, mzR, ncdfFlow, rhdf5, rhdf5filters
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