[Bioc-devel] About R-2.0.0

Jeff Gentry jgentry at jimmy.harvard.edu
Thu Sep 9 18:30:27 CEST 2004

For those who don't follow the R-devel mailing list, this was posted and
contains valuable information for package maintainers:

Prof Brian Ripley wrote:
> The major changes for R 2.0.0 are now in place, and we have provided a
> of notes for package maintainers at
>       http://developer.r-project.org/200update.txt
> on both changes needed and new opportunities.
> The main thing which needs to be done is to revise the DESCRIPTION file,
> in particular to ensure the Depends: field is accurate.
> We do run daily checks over all the CRAN packages. See
>       http://cran.r-project.org/src/contrib/checkSummary.html
> (Unfortunately although the checks have been run last week, the summary
> has not been updated since Aug 29.)

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