[Bioc-devel] Package Build RSS feeds now available

Dan Tenenbaum dtenenba at fhcrc.org
Wed Aug 7 02:20:22 CEST 2013

Hi Laurent,

On Tue, Aug 6, 2013 at 3:42 PM, Laurent Gatto <lg390 at cam.ac.uk> wrote:
> On 6 August 2013 23:25, Dan Tenenbaum <dtenenba at fhcrc.org> wrote:
>> Bioconductors,
>> We've received requests for more customizable notification to package
>> maintainers (and other interested parties) when a package has build
>> issues.
>> So we are now generating and updating RSS feeds which report all build
>> issues (errors, warnings, timeouts) with a package in both release and
>> devel.
>> Package maintainers are encouraged to subscribe to the feeds for the
>> package(s) they maintain.
>> The feeds are updated after every build (daily about 10:30 AM Seattle
>> time) if the build has issues. If a package had no issues, its feed
>> will not be updated.
>> Each package has its own RSS URL which takes the form:
>> http://bioconductor.org/rss/build/packages/PACKAGENAME.rss
>> Replace PACKAGENAME with the name of your package.
>> You can also arrange for RSS feeds to be emailed to you.
>> Please see this web page for more information:
>> http://www.bioconductor.org/developers/rss-feeds/
> Thanks Dan, that's really great! Any plans to provide feeds for
> experiment data packages?

The web page at


has been updated with instructions for retrieving the RSS URLs of
experiment data packages.


> Laurent
>> Thanks,
>> Dan
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