processx: Execute and Control System Processes

Tools to run system processes in the background. It can check if a background process is running; wait on a background process to finish; get the exit status of finished processes; kill background processes. It can read the standard output and error of the processes, using non-blocking connections. 'processx' can poll a process for standard output or error, with a timeout. It can also poll several processes at once.

Version: 3.3.0
Imports: ps (≥ 1.2.0), R6, utils
Suggests: callr, covr, crayon, debugme, parallel, testthat, withr
Published: 2019-03-10
Author: Gábor Csárdi ORCID iD [aut, cre, cph], Winston Chang [aut], RStudio [cph, fnd], Mango Solutions [cph, fnd]
Maintainer: Gábor Csárdi <csardi.gabor at>
License: MIT + file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: yes
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: processx results


Reference manual: processx.pdf
Package source: processx_3.3.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X binaries: r-release: processx_3.3.0.tgz, r-oldrel: processx_3.3.0.tgz
Old sources: processx archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse imports: callr, cloudml, eplusr, mlflow, pagedown, pak, pkgdown, qsub, rbi, rhub, RSuite, tensorflow, xopen
Reverse suggests: blogdown, languageserver, liteq, plotly, ps, tfdeploy, vegawidget, zip


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