getPass: Masked User Input

A micro-package for reading "passwords", i.e. reading user input with masking, so that the input is not displayed as it is typed. Currently we have support for 'RStudio', the command line (every OS), and any platform where 'tcltk' is present.

Version: 0.1-1
Depends: R (≥ 3.0.0)
Imports: utils, rstudioapi (≥ 0.5)
Suggests: knitr, rmarkdown
Published: 2016-04-26
Author: Drew Schmidt [aut, cre], Wei-Chen Chen [aut], Gabor Csardi [ctb] (Improved terminal detection)
Maintainer: Drew Schmidt <wrathematics at>
License: BSD 2-clause License + file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: yes
Citation: getPass citation info
Materials: README ChangeLog
CRAN checks: getPass results


Reference manual: getPass.pdf
Vignettes: Guide to the remoter Package
Package source: getPass_0.1-1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: getPass_0.1-1.tgz, r-oldrel: getPass_0.1-1.tgz
Old sources: getPass archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse imports: remoter, rpg
Reverse suggests: git2r, restfulr


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