future.callr: A Future API for Parallel Processing using 'callr'

Implementation of the Future API on top of the 'callr' package. This allows you to process futures, as defined by the 'future' package, in parallel out of the box, on your local (Linux, macOS, Windows, ...) machine. Contrary to backends relying on the 'parallel' package (e.g. 'future::multisession'), the 'callr' backend provided here can run more than 125 parallel R processes.

Version: 0.3.0
Depends: R (≥ 3.2.0), future (≥ 1.8.1)
Imports: callr (≥ 2.0.2)
Suggests: future.apply, listenv, markdown, R.rsp
Published: 2018-05-03
Author: Henrik Bengtsson [aut, cre, cph]
Maintainer: Henrik Bengtsson <henrikb at braju.com>
BugReports: https://github.com/HenrikBengtsson/future.callr/issues
License: LGPL-2.1 | LGPL-3 [expanded from: LGPL (≥ 2.1)]
URL: https://github.com/HenrikBengtsson/future.callr
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: NEWS
CRAN checks: future.callr results


Reference manual: future.callr.pdf
Vignettes: A Future for callr
Package source: future.callr_0.3.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel: future.callr_0.3.0.zip, r-release: future.callr_0.3.0.zip, r-oldrel: future.callr_0.3.0.zip
OS X binaries: r-release: future.callr_0.3.0.tgz, r-oldrel: future.callr_0.3.0.tgz
Old sources: future.callr archive


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