datetime: Nominal Dates, Times, and Durations

Provides methods for working with nominal dates, times, and durations. Base R has sophisticated facilities for handling time, but these can give unexpected results if, for example, timezone is not handled properly. This package provides a more casual approach to support cases which do not require rigorous treatment. It systematically deconstructs the concepts origin and timezone, and de-emphasizes the display of seconds. It also converts among nominal durations such as seconds, hours, days, and weeks. See '?datetime' and '?duration' for examples. Adapted from 'metrumrg' <http://r-forge.r-project.org/R/?group_id=1215>.

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Package details

AuthorTim Bergsma
MaintainerTim Bergsma <[email protected]>
LicenseGPL-3
Version0.1.4
Package repositoryView on CRAN
Installation Install the latest version of this package by entering the following in R:
install.packages("datetime")

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datetime documentation built on Dec. 14, 2018, 1:04 a.m.