[BioC] Cannot install Bioconductor
sfalcon at fhcrc.org
Thu Apr 14 15:52:22 CEST 2005
Jonathan Arthur <jarthur at med.usyd.edu.au> writes:
> I am having great difficulties getting Bioconductor installed.
Sorry the hear that. From the error messages you report, a better
characterization might be that you are having trouble getting R to
talk to the internet given your proxy setup.
> using the automatic proxy configuration URL, I use for my browser but
> get the same error as above.
Have you looked over the help for download.file? That is where the
documentation about proxy setup lives. You might also want to direct
a question over at R help where there are likely to be more users with
experience setting up HTTP proxies with R.
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