remotes: R Package Installation from Remote Repositories, Including 'GitHub'

Download and install R packages stored in 'GitHub', 'BitBucket', or plain 'subversion' or 'git' repositories. This package is a lightweight replacement of the 'install_*' functions in 'devtools'. Indeed most of the code was copied over from 'devtools'.

Version: 1.0.0
Depends: R (≥ 3.0.0)
Imports: methods, utils
Suggests: curl, git2r, pingr, testthat
Published: 2016-09-10
Author: Gabor Csardi [aut, cre], Hadley Wickham [aut], Winston Chang [aut], Jim Hester [aut], RStudio [cph], Martin Morgan [aut], Dan Tenenbaum [aut], Mango Solutions [cph]
Maintainer: Gabor Csardi <gcsardi at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: no
SystemRequirements: Subversion for install_svn, git for install_git
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: remotes results


Reference manual: remotes.pdf
Package source: remotes_1.0.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: remotes_1.0.0.tgz, r-oldrel: remotes_1.0.0.tgz

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse imports: automagic, cyclocomp


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