[Bioc-devel] New package: pkgDepTools

Seth Falcon sfalcon at fhcrc.org
Tue Sep 5 19:31:18 CEST 2006

Hi all,

I'd like to announce a new package 'pkgDepTools' in the BioC devel

    Package Dependency Tools
    This package provides tools for computing and analyzing dependency
    relationships among R packages. It provides tools for building a
    graph-based representation of the dependencies among all packages
    in a list of CRAN-style package repositories. There are also
    utilities for computing installation order of a given package. If
    the RCurl package is available, an estimate of the download size
    required to install a given package and its dependencies can be


The vignette gives some example uses.

Best Wishes,

+ seth

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