meta vs metafor. Random effects options reversed?


I'm trying the packages meta and metagen to perform a meta-analysis study.

With meta I write this and it provides both results, for fixed effects and mixed effects.
metagen(myX,mySD, sm="OR")

With metafor I must use two different calls:
rma(myX,sei=mySD, method="ML", measure="OR") # Random effects.
rma(myX,sei=mySD, method="FE", measure="OR") # Fixed effects.

But strangely the "random-effects" option on metafor produces the same result than the fixed-effects option of meta and vice versa. I mean they are reversed.

What am I doing wrong?

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