codemetar: Generate 'CodeMeta' Metadata for R Packages

The 'Codemeta' Project defines a 'JSON-LD' format for describing software metadata, as detailed at <>. This package provides utilities to generate, parse, and modify 'codemeta.json' files automatically for R packages, as well as tools and examples for working with 'codemeta.json' 'JSON-LD' more generally.

Version: 0.1.4
Depends: R (≥ 3.0.0)
Imports: jsonlite (≥ 1.3), jsonld, git2r, devtools, methods, stats, stringi, readr
Suggests: testthat, jsonvalidate, covr, knitr, rmarkdown, httr, magrittr, xml2, dplyr (≥ 0.7.0), tibble, purrr, printr
Published: 2018-02-12
Author: Carl Boettiger ORCID iD [aut, cre, cph]
Maintainer: Carl Boettiger <cboettig at>
License: MIT + file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: codemetar results


Reference manual: codemetar.pdf
Vignettes: An introduction to the CodeMeta Project and codemetar package
Translating between various software metaata formats with JSON-LD in codemetar
Validating and consuming in JSON-LD in software development
Illustrate the kind of information we can discover by parsing collections of codemeta documents programmatically.
Package source: codemetar_0.1.4.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X El Capitan binaries: r-release: codemetar_0.1.4.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-oldrel: not available
Old sources: codemetar archive


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