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RcppArmadillo 0.7.600.1.0

December 18, 2016
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RcppArmadillo 0.7.600.1.0

Earlier this week, Conrad released Armadillo 7.600.1. The corresponding RcppArmadillo release 0.7.600.1.0 is now on CRAN and in Debian. This follows several of rounds testing at our end with a full reverse-dependency of a pre-release version followe...

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nanotime 0.0.1: New package for Nanosecond Resolution Time for R

December 16, 2016
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R has excellent tools for dates and times. The Date and POSIXct classes (as well as the 'wide' representation in POSIXlt) are versatile, and a lot of useful tooling has been built around them. However, POSIXct is implemented as a double with fractional seconds since the epoch. Given the 53 bits accuracy, it leaves just a bit less than microsecond...

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anytime 0.1.2: Another bugfix

December 13, 2016
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Another update, now at release 0.1.2, of anytime arrived at CRAN earlier today. anytime is a very focused package aiming to do just one thing really well: to convert anything in integer, numeric, character, factor, ordered, ... format to either POSIXct or Date objects -- and to do so without requiring a format string. See the anytime...

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RcppCCTZ 0.1.0

December 12, 2016
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A new version 0.1.0 of RcppCCTZ arrived on CRAN this morning. It brings a number of new or updated things, starting with new upstream code from CCTZ as well as a few new utility functions. CCTZ is a C++ library for translating between absolute and civil times using the rules of a time zone. In fact,...

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RcppAPT 0.0.3

December 7, 2016
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A new version of RcppAPT -- our interface from R to the C++ library behind the awesome apt, apt-get, apt-cache, ... commands and their cache powering Debian, Ubuntu and the like -- is now on CRAN. We changed the package to require C++11 compilation a...

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anytime 0.1.1: More robust

November 27, 2016
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CRAN just accepted the newest release 0.1.1 of anytime, following the previous five releases since September. anytime is a very focussed package aiming to do just one thing really well: to convert anything in integer, numeric, character, factor, ordered, ... format to POSIXct (or Date) objects -- and to do so without requiring a format string. See the...

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RcppExamples 0.1.8

November 24, 2016
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A new version of the RcppExamples package is now on CRAN. The RcppExamples package provides a handful of short examples detailing by concrete working examples how to set up basic R data structures in C++. This version takes advantage of the updated d...

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BH 1.62.0-1

November 19, 2016
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The BH package on CRAN was updated to version 1.62.0. BH provides a large part of the Boost C++ libraries as a set of template headers for use by R, possibly with Rcpp as well as other packages. This release upgrades the version of Boost to the upstr...

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Rcpp 0.12.8: And more goodies

November 18, 2016
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Yesterday the eighth update in the 0.12.* series of Rcpp made it to the CRAN network for GNU R where the Windows binary has by now been generated too; the Debian package is on its way as well. This 0.12.8 release follows the 0.12.0 release from late ...

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pkgKitten 0.1.4: Creating R Packages that purr

November 13, 2016
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pkgKitten 0.1.4: Creating R Packages that purr

A new minor release 0.1.4 of pkgKitten just hit on CRAN this morning. One small change is that the package manual page it creates now makes use of the (still new-ish and under-documented and under-used) Rd macros described at the end of Section 2.13...

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