backports: Reimplementations of Functions Introduced Since R-3.0.0

Functions introduced or changed since R v3.0.0 are re-implemented in this package. The backports are conditionally exported in order to let R resolve the function name to either the implemented backport, or the respective base version, if available. Package developers can make use of new functions or arguments by selectively importing specific backports to support older installations.

Package details

AuthorMichel Lang [cre, aut] (<https://orcid.org/0000-0001-9754-0393>), R Core Team [aut]
MaintainerMichel Lang <michellang@gmail.com>
LicenseGPL-2 | GPL-3
Version1.1.6
URL https://github.com/r-lib/backports
Package repositoryView on CRAN
Installation Install the latest version of this package by entering the following in R:
install.packages("backports")

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backports documentation built on April 5, 2020, 9:06 a.m.