DOI: 10.18129/B9.bioc.BiocCheck    

This package is for version 3.8 of Bioconductor; for the stable, up-to-date release version, see BiocCheck.

Bioconductor-specific package checks

Bioconductor version: 3.8

Executes Bioconductor-specific package checks.

Author: Bioconductor Package Maintainer [aut, cre], Daniel von Twisk [ctb], Lori Shepherd [ctb], Kevin Rue [ctb]

Maintainer: Bioconductor Package Maintainer <maintainer at>

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if (!requireNamespace("BiocManager", quietly = TRUE))

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biocViews Infrastructure, Software
Version 1.18.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 2.14 (R-3.1) (5 years)
License Artistic-2.0
Depends R (>= 3.5.0)
Imports biocViews(>= 1.33.7), BiocManager, stringdist, graph, httr, tools, optparse, codetools, methods, utils, knitr
Suggests RUnit, BiocGenerics, Biobase, RJSONIO, rmarkdown, devtools (>= 1.4.1)
Enhances codetoolsBioC
Depends On Me
Imports Me ExperimentHubData
Suggests Me CNPBayes, curatedMetagenomicData, HMP16SData
Links To Me
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