An R package for simple argument parsing, logging, configuration files, email, file/directory archiving, and simple string processing helpers.
It's fairly easy to install using Hadley Wickham's devtools.
Configurations (INI-style file formatted data)
Provides a function to
pack_directory as tar.gz or .zip to compress a directory. Also provides
unpack_archive to unpack a compressed file and return a listing of it's contents.
Provides functions to string leading and/or trailing spaces
str_trim() as well as multiple pattern matching on character vectors