BH 1.60.0-1

December 28, 2015

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A new release of BH is now on CRAN. 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 both upgrades the version of Boost to the recently-released upstream version Boost 1.60.0 and also adds Boost Phoenix.

A brief summary of changes from the NEWS file is below.

Changes in version 1.60.0-1 (2015-12-24)

  • Upgraded to Boost 1.60 installed directly from upstream source

  • Added Boost phoenix as discussed in GH ticket #19

Courtesy of CRANberries, there is also a diffstat report for the most recent release.

Comments and suggestions are welcome via the mailing list or the issue tracker at the GitHubGitHub repo.

Edited on 2015-12-30: Typo in titled corrected, it is BH 1.60.0-1

This post by Dirk Eddelbuettel originated on his Thinking inside the box blog. Please report excessive re-aggregation in third-party for-profit settings.

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