git2r: Provides Access to Git Repositories

Interface to the 'libgit2' library, which is a pure C implementation of the 'Git' core methods. Provides access to 'Git' repositories to extract data and running some basic 'Git' commands.

Version: 0.27.1
Depends: R (≥ 3.1)
Imports: graphics, utils
Suggests: getPass
Published: 2020-05-03
Author: See AUTHORS file.
git2r author details
Maintainer: Stefan Widgren <stefan.widgren at>
License: GPL-2
Copyright: See COPYRIGHTS file.
git2r copyright details
URL: (website),
NeedsCompilation: yes
SystemRequirements: By default, git2r uses a system installation of the libgit2 headers and library. However, if a system installation is not available, builds and uses a bundled version of the libgit2 source. zlib headers and library. OpenSSL headers and library (non-macOS). LibSSH2 (optional on non-Windows) to enable the SSH transport.
Citation: git2r citation info
Materials: NEWS
In views: WebTechnologies
CRAN checks: git2r results


Reference manual: git2r.pdf
Package source: git2r_0.27.1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release: git2r_0.27.1.tgz, r-oldrel: git2r_0.27.1.tgz
Old sources: git2r archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse imports: archivist.github, badgecreatr, BiocWorkflowTools, BioInstaller, cabinets, changer, DramaAnalysis, emuR, epivizrStandalone, git2rdata, kirby21.base, mdapack, mlflow, packager, piggyback, prodigenr, rasciidoc, RepoGenerator, ropenblas, Rpolyhedra, RSuite,, spm12r, usethis, workflowr
Reverse suggests: adaptalint, cometr, drat, envDocument, gistr, nat.templatebrains, precommit, Rcereal, remotes


Please use the canonical form to link to this page.