New to R so I may be making some very remedial mistake here. However I've been having trouble installing biomaRt onto my version of R 3.4.3 on my local windows computer.
I've tried to install using bioconductor but it seems to have an issue with URL stating 404 Not Found in the text output.
Hope someone can point me in right direction here.
Using Bioconductor 3.6 (BiocInstaller 1.28.0), R 3.4.3 (2017-11-30).
Installing package(s) ‘biomaRt’
trying URL 'https://bioconductor.org/packages/3.6/bioc/bin/windows/contrib/3.4/biomaRt_2.34.1.zip'
Error in download.file(url, destfile, method, mode = "wb", ...) :
cannot open URL 'https://bioconductor.org/packages/3.6/bioc/bin/windows/contrib/3.4/biomaRt_2.34.1.zip'
In addition: Warning message:
In download.file(url, destfile, method, mode = "wb", ...) :
cannot open URL 'https://bioconductor.org/packages/3.6/bioc/bin/windows/contrib/3.4/biomaRt_2.34.1.zip': HTTP status was '404 Not Found'
Warning in download.packages(pkgs, destdir = tmpd, available = available, :
download of package ‘biomaRt’ failed
installation path not writeable, unable to update packages: MASS, mgcv, rpart
Old packages: 'GenomicRanges'
Update all/some/none? [a/s/n]: n