metacran — Tooling around CRAN R packages
metacran is a collection of projects to allow better tooling
around CRAN R packages. It contains a number of projects.
The following ones are stably working and can be considered
- Web site to browse and search CRAN packages.
- CRAN @ github, read-only mirror of CRAN at github.
crandb, a database of CRAN R packages, with an HTTP API, and an R package to access it from R.
- CRAN package search,
crandb. This is now included in the Metacran web site at http://www.r-pkg.org.
seer, R package to search for CRAN packages.
r-builderScripts to use Travis or another CI to build and check R packages with various R versions, including R-devel.
cranlogsA database and R package for daily R package download counts from the RStudio CRAN mirror.
rversionsAn R package to query R versions and their release dates from the R project SVN repository.
metacran also contains some experimental packages and tools: