RWsearch: Lazy Search in R Packages, Task Views, CRAN, the Web. All-in-One Download

Search by keywords in R packages, task views, CRAN, the web and display the results in console, txt, html or pdf pages. Within a single instruction, download the whole documentation (html index, pdf manual, vignettes, source code, etc), either in a flat format or in subdirectories defined by the keywords. Several functions for task view maintenance. Quick links to more than 60 web search engines. Lazy evaluation of non-standard content is available throughout the package and eases the use of many functions.

Version: 4.5
Depends: R (≥ 3.4.0)
Imports: brew, latexpdf, sig, sos
Suggests: ctv, cranly, findR, foghorn, knitr, pacman, pkgnet, rmarkdown
Published: 2019-03-27
Author: Patrice Kiener [aut, cre] (ORCID iD)
Maintainer: Patrice Kiener <fattailsr at>
License: GPL-2
NeedsCompilation: no
Language: en-GB
Materials: NEWS
CRAN checks: RWsearch results


Reference manual: RWsearch.pdf
Vignettes: V1: Introduction to RWsearch
V2: Display and download the documentation
V3: Tools for task views
V4: Web search engines
Package source: RWsearch_4.5.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X binaries: r-release: RWsearch_4.5.tgz, r-oldrel: RWsearch_4.5.tgz


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