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Search and discover CRAN packages with pkgsearch!

November 25, 2019
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Search and discover CRAN packages with pkgsearch!

We have just released version 3.0.1 of the pkgsearch package on CRAN! 🎉 pkgsearch munges CRAN metadata and lets you access it through several lenses: search packages by keyword, popularity, recent activity, package name and more. Get pkgsearch’s latest version from a safe CRAN mirror near you: install.packages("pkgsearch") This release, compared to pkgsearch 2.0.0, brings 🔎 Better package search functionality New RStudio addin to search for packages...

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Mocking is catching

October 28, 2019
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When writing unit tests for a package, you might find yourself wondering about how to best test the behaviour of your package when the data it’s supposed to munge has this or that quirk, when the operating system is Windows, when a package enhancing its functionality is not there, when a web API returns an error; or you might even wonder how to test...

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