A new release 0.2.5 of RProtoBuf is now on CRAN. RProtoBuf provides GNU R bindings for the Google Protobuf data encoding library used and released by Google.
This release once again contains a number of patches kindly contributed by Murray Stokely, as well as some updates to conform to CRAN Policy changes.
The NEWS file entry follows below:
CRANberries also provides a diff to the previous release 0.243. More information is at the RProtoBuf page which has a draft package vignette, a ‘quick’ overview vignette and a unit test summary vignette. Questions, comments etc should go to the rprotobuf mailing list off the RProtoBuf page at R-Forge.
Changes in version 0.2.5 (2012-08-08)
Applied patches by Murray to
correctly deal with nested Protocol Buffer definitions, and also add new unit test for this
test a a protocol buffer for missing required fields before serializing it, also add a unit test
add a small stylistic fix and examples to the ‘add.Rd’ manual page
Moved inst/doc/ to vignettes/ per newer CRAN Policy