[Bioc-devel] Package description

Martin Morgan mtmorgan at fhcrc.org
Mon Nov 1 14:49:31 CET 2010

On 11/01/2010 04:33 AM, Sean Davis wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 1, 2010 at 7:20 AM, Setia PRAMANA <setia.pramana at uhasselt.be>wrote:
>>  Hi All,
>> I have a small question: I want to update the description (author and
>> maintainer) my package in the  bioconductor website. I have updated the
>> description file in the repository. But the info/description in the website
>> hasn't changed. Please let me know how what may the problem. Thank you.
> Hi, Setia.
> It takes a couple of days for the update to occur, as the build system has
> to run for changes to take effect.  Also, I believe you need to bump the
> version number for the build system to pick up the changes.

If 'the web site' means


(note the 'release' rather than 'devel') then you'll need to make your
changes to the release SVN repository (including as Sean says a version


Changes of authorship has significant intellectual and licensing
implications, so I would not characterize that sort of change as 'small'.


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