[Bioc-devel] Linking to HTML documents in a package on the BioC web site

Julian Gehring julian.gehring at embl.de
Thu Oct 17 21:20:49 CEST 2013

Hi Dan,

How does this behave in a competing situation when both a html and pdf 
file with the same name are present?  Will only be one of them linked or 

Best wishes

On 03/29/2013 11:16 PM, Dan Tenenbaum wrote:
> Hi all,
> I wanted to announce a small new feature of the Bioconductor web
> site--if there are HTML files in the inst/doc directory of a built
> package tarball they will (with the exception of index.html which is a
> special case) be linked to on the package landing page.
> For packages which have HTML files in inst/doc, all other files there
> (such as images) will be available so that the HTML documents will
> render correctly from our site.
> For example, if you go to the RGalaxy landing page:
> http://www.bioconductor.org/packages/2.12/bioc/html/RGalaxy.html
> In the Documentation section, you can click on "HTML" and see the HTML
> vignette for this package.
> This feature is in response to the greater support for non-Sweave
> vignettes in R 3.0, but you can link to any HTML documents using this
> feature, not just vignettes.
> Let me know if you have any questions or comments.
> Thanks,
> Dan
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