On Mon, Jul 13, 2009 at 1:14 PM, Philippe Thomas <
> Dear all,
> I want to parse BAR-files from Affymetrix.
> Crawling through the internet I often read that affxparser is able
> BAR-files. However, I don't find any evidence for that in the
I didn't see BAR file parsing functionality in the affxparser package
it is in the package description, I agree).
You can, however, write a pretty simple little parser for this format
simple R commands. Open the file in binary mode and use readBin,
through the format description. It is not fast, but it works OK.
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