[Rd] Unexpected source() behavior in R-devel

From: Sean Davis <sdavis2_at_mail.nih.gov>
Date: Sun 03 Sep 2006 - 20:25:57 GMT


Why am I seeing the following in R-devel (sept 2, 2006 build) on opensuse 10.1? I'm sure it is something simple I am missing, but I just don't see it (output below).

Thanks,
Sean

> readLines(url("http://www.bioconductor.org/biocLite.R"))
[1] "source(\"http://bioconductor.org/getBioC.R\")"
[2] ""
[3] "biocLite <- function(pkgs, groupName=\"lite\", ...)"
[4] "{"
[5] " if (missing(pkgs))"
[6] " getBioC(groupName=groupName, ...)"
[7] " else"
[8] " getBioC(pkgs=pkgs, groupName=groupName, ...)"
[9] "}"
> source(url("http://www.bioconductor.org/biocLite.R")) Error in file(file, "r", encoding = encoding) :

        unable to open connection
In addition: Warning message:
cannot open: HTTP status was '404 Not Found' > sessionInfo()
R version 2.4.0 Under development (unstable) (2006-09-02 r39068) x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu

locale:
LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8;LC_NUMERIC=C;LC_TIME=en_US.UTF-8;LC_COLLATE=en_US.UTF-8;LC_MONETARY=en_US.UTF-8;LC_MESSAGES=en_US.UTF-8;LC_PAPER=en_US.UTF-8;LC_NAME=C;LC_ADDRESS=C;LC_TELEPHONE=C;LC_MEASUREMENT=en_US.UTF-8;LC_IDENTIFICATION=C

attached base packages:
[1] "methods" "stats" "graphics" "grDevices" "utils" "datasets"
[7] "base"
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