gsl: Wrapper for the Gnu Scientific Library

An R wrapper for the special functions and quasi random number generators of the Gnu Scientific Library ( See gsl-package.Rd for details of overall package organization, and Misc.Rd for some functions that are widely used in the package, and some tips on installation.

Version: 1.9-10.3
Depends: R (≥ 2.10.0)
Published: 2017-01-05
Author: Robin K. S. Hankin; qrng functions by Duncan Murdoch and multimin by Andrew Clausen
Maintainer: Robin K. S. Hankin <hankin.robin at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: yes
SystemRequirements: Gnu Scientific Library version >= 1.12
Citation: gsl citation info
Materials: INSTALL
In views: NumericalMathematics, Optimization
CRAN checks: gsl results


Reference manual: gsl.pdf
Vignettes: A vignette for the gsl package
Package source: gsl_1.9-10.3.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X El Capitan binaries: r-release: gsl_1.9-10.3.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-oldrel: gsl_1.9-10.3.tgz
Old sources: gsl archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: aws, evmix, metacor, palinsol, pgs, QRM, rGammaGamma, tggd
Reverse imports: artfima, brr, copula, diffpriv, Dpit, dti, ecd, gamCopula, gdimap, geospt, geosptdb, mbbefd, MBESS, palm, POUMM, rtdists
Reverse suggests: Bessel, BTYDplus, maRketSim, metafor, PearsonDS, scoringRules, spatstat, surveillance, TunePareto, uGMAR


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