[Bioc-devel] R version in Bioc packages (was Re: [BioC] Package \'jmosaics\' not found)

Martin Morgan mtmorgan at fhcrc.org
Tue May 21 17:38:40 CEST 2013

Pulling this over to Bioc-devel. It's tempting to strip this from the 
DESCRIPTION files of the ~500 packages that include it. It's not useful in the 
context of the Bioconductor release schedule, and makes a forward promise that 
cannot be guaranteed.

Is this something that has come up before?


On 05/21/2013 08:28 AM, James W. MacDonald wrote:
> It does say R >= 2.15.2 in the Depends, which is misleading.

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