Question: matchprobes and R 3.3
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3.5 years ago by
Ana Braga0
Portugal/Braga/University of Minho
Ana Braga0 wrote:

Hello I´m tried to install the package matchprobes in mac OS using the command source("") biocLite("matchprobes")

and I get the message

BioC_mirror: Using Bioconductor 3.3 (BiocInstaller 1.22.3), R 3.3.0 (2016-05-03). Installing package(s) ‘matchprobes’ Warning message: package ‘matchprobes’ is not available (for R version 3.3.0)

Can you help me? Best regards Ana Braga

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ADD COMMENTlink modified 3.5 years ago by TriS4.2k • written 3.5 years ago by Ana Braga0
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3.5 years ago by
United States, Buffalo
TriS4.2k wrote:

the package that you are trying to install is old (2009) and might not be maintained anymore or updated, therefore is not compatible with the version of R that you are using.

have a look here for further explanation

ADD COMMENTlink written 3.5 years ago by TriS4.2k

In addition, searching for matchprobes leads to this old page where it indicates we have to use the Biostrings package instead.

ADD REPLYlink written 3.5 years ago by ddiez1.8k
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