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New BH release 1.51.1-3

October 19, 2013
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A new release of the BH package is now on CRAN and its mirrors. BH provides (a subset of) the Boost library for C++, particularly the (large) parts delivered as pure template headers not requiring linking. When this package is installed, an R pack...

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RcppArmadillo 0.3.920.1

September 30, 2013
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Along with the Rcpp 0.10.5 release yesterday, a new minor release 0.3.920.1 of RcppArmadillo came out. It is based on Conrad's Armadillo 3.920.0 plus a minor fix, and uses some of the new Rcpp features. Both package is now on CRAN and also in Debian....

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Rcpp 0.10.5

September 29, 2013
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A new version of Rcpp is now on the CRAN network for GNU R; binaries for Debian have been uploaded as well. Once more, this release brings a large number of exciting changes to Rcpp. Some concern usability, some bring new features, some increase pe...

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RProtoBuf 0.3.1

September 15, 2013
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Two months to the day after the previous 0.3.0 release of RProtoBuf, we are happy to announce a maintenance release 0.3.1 which has now arrived on CRAN. RProtoBuf provides GNU R bindings for the Google Protobuf data encoding library used and release...

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Slides from Rcpp talk in Chicago

August 19, 2013
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A couple of days ago, I gave a talk to the Chicago R Users Group which is run ever-so-smoothly by Paul Teetor and Chase Carpenter. The talk provided a brief introduction to Rcpp for R and C++ integration. Slides are now up on my talks / presentation...

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Slides from Rcpp talk in Chicagp

August 18, 2013
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A couple of days ago, I gave a talk to the Chicago R Users Group which is run ever-so-smoothly by Paul Teetor and Chase Carpenter. The talk provided a brief introduction to Rcpp for R and C++ integration. Slides are now up on my talks / presentation...

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RcppArmadillo 0.3.910.0

August 15, 2013
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A new minor release 3.910.0 of Armadillo came out a few days ago. A new RcppArmadillo release 0.3.910.0 was provided rightaway, and after a brief back-and-forth with CRAN (mostly having to do with the non-standard vignette corresponding to our CSD...

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inline 0.3.13

August 9, 2013
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A minor maintenance release of inline is now on CRAN, and has just been already included in Debian. This release contains a patch kindly contributed by Mikhail Umorin which fixes the of \code{cfunction} with lists of signatures and function bodies. ...

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RcppArmadillo 0.3.900.7

August 4, 2013
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A bug-fix release 3.900.7 of Armadillo was provided by Conrad a few days ago. It has been rolled into a new RcppArmadillo release 0.3.900.7 which, after a brief delay, is now on CRAN and in Debian. The main bug fix is a change in the in-place vers...

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RProtoBuf 0.3.0

July 15, 2013
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A new release of RProtoBuf -- now at version 0.3.0 -- arrived earlier on CRAN. RProtoBuf provides GNU R bindings for the Google Protobuf data encoding library used and released by Google. Murray added a lot of new features which merited the incre...

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