remotes: R Package Installation from Remote Repositories, Including 'GitHub'

Download and install R packages stored in 'GitHub', 'GitLab', 'Bitbucket', 'Bioconductor', or plain 'subversion' or 'git' repositories. This package provides the 'install_*' functions in 'devtools'. Indeed most of the code was copied over from 'devtools'.

Version: 2.2.0
Depends: R (≥ 3.0.0)
Imports: methods, stats, tools, utils
Suggests: brew, callr, codetools, curl, covr, git2r (≥ 0.23.0), knitr, mockery, pkgbuild (≥ 1.0.1), pingr, rmarkdown, rprojroot, testthat, withr
Published: 2020-07-21
Author: Jim Hester [aut, cre], Gábor Csárdi [aut], Hadley Wickham [aut], Winston Chang [aut], RStudio [cph], Martin Morgan [aut], Dan Tenenbaum [aut], Mango Solutions [cph]
Maintainer: Jim Hester <jim.hester at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: no
SystemRequirements: Subversion for install_svn, git for install_git
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: remotes results


Reference manual: remotes.pdf
Vignettes: Dependency resolution for R package development
Package source: remotes_2.2.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release: remotes_2.2.0.tgz, r-oldrel: remotes_2.2.0.tgz
Old sources: remotes archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse imports: addinslist, automagic, babette, beastier, codemetar, cyclocomp, devtools, dynutils, golem, jetpack, librarian, natmanager, opencpu, Orcs, packager, pacman, Require, RInno, systemPipeRdata
Reverse suggests: alfr, BiocManager, BRGenomics, CNVScope, codalm, coronavirus, covid19italy, dipsaus, GSODR, inlmisc, LoopDetectR, MIMSunit, modeltime.ensemble, modeltime.resample, occCite, pct, rdwd, renv, sapfluxnetr, swag, tidyfast, tidyvpc, tinyProject, ufs, UKgrid, USgrid, ViSEAGO, worcs, xfun


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