V8: Embedded JavaScript Engine

V8 is Google's open source, high performance JavaScript engine. It is written in C++ and implements ECMAScript as specified in ECMA-262, 5th edition. In addition, this package implements typed arrays as specified in ECMA 6 in order to support high performance computing and libraries compiled with emscripten.

Version: 0.5
Imports: Rcpp (≥ 0.11.0), jsonlite (≥ 0.9.14), curl (≥ 0.5)
LinkingTo: Rcpp
Suggests: knitr
Published: 2015-02-03
Author: Jeroen Ooms
Maintainer: Jeroen Ooms <jeroen.ooms at stat.ucla.edu>
BugReports: https://github.com/jeroenooms/v8/issues
License: MIT + file LICENSE
URL: https://github.com/jeroenooms/v8, https://code.google.com/p/v8/
NeedsCompilation: yes
SystemRequirements: V8: libv8-dev (deb), v8-devel (rpm)
CRAN checks: V8 results


Reference manual: V8.pdf
Vignettes: Using NPM packages in V8
Introduction to V8 for R
Package source: V8_0.5.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel: V8_0.5.zip, r-release: V8_0.5.zip, r-oldrel: V8_0.5.zip
OS X Snow Leopard binaries: r-release: V8_0.5.tgz, r-oldrel: V8_0.5.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: V8_0.5.tgz
Old sources: V8 archive