desc: Manipulate DESCRIPTION Files

Tools to read, write, create, and manipulate DESCRIPTION files. It is intended for packages that create or manipulate other packages.

AuthorGábor Csárdi [aut, cre], Kirill Müller [aut]
Date of publication2016-09-23 00:03:03
MaintainerGábor Csárdi <csardi.gabor@gmail.com>
LicenseMIT + file LICENSE
Version1.0.1
https://github.com/metacran/desc

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check_encoding: Check encoding of new or existing fields

check_field: Syntactical check of a DESCRIPTION field

cran_ascii_fields: The DESCRIPTION fields that are supposed to be in plain ASCII...

cran_valid_fields: A list of DESCRIPTION fields that are valid according to the...

dep_types: DESCRIPTION fields that denote package dependencies

desc_add_author: Add an author to Authors@R in DESCRIPTION

desc_add_me: Add the current user as an author to DESCRIPTION

desc_add_role: Add a role to one or more authors in Authors@R, in...

desc_add_to_collate: Add one or more files to the Collate field, in DESCRIPTION

desc_change_maintainer: Change maintainer of the package, in DESCRIPTION

desc_del: Remove fields from a DESCRIPTION file

desc_del_author: Remove one or more authors from DESCRIPTION.

desc_del_collate: Delete the Collate field from DESCRIPTION

desc_del_dep: Remove a package dependency from DESCRIPTION

desc_del_deps: Remove all dependencies from DESCRIPTION

desc_del_from_collate: Remove files from the Collate field.

desc_del_role: Delete a role of an author, in DESCRIPTION

desc_fields: List all fields in a DESCRIPTION file

desc_get: Get a field from a DESCRIPTION file

desc_get_author: Query authors by role in Authors@R, in DESCRIPTION

desc_get_authors: Query all authors in Authors@R, in DESCRIPTION

desc_get_collate: Query the Collate field in DESCRIPTION

desc_get_deps: List all package dependencies from a DESCRIPTION file

desc_get_maintainer: Query the package maintainer in DESCRIPTION

desc_has_fields: Check if some fields are present in a DESCRIPTION file

desc_normalize: Normalize a DESCRIPTION file

desc_print: Print the contents of a DESCRIPTION file to the screen

desc_reformat_fields: Reformat fields in a DESCRIPTION file

desc_reorder_fields: Reorder fields in a DESCRIPTION file

description: Read, write, update, validate DESCRIPTION files

desc_set: Set one or more fields in a DESCRIPTION file

desc_set_authors: Set authors in Authors@R, in DESCRIPTION

desc_set_collate: Set the Collate field in DESCRIPTION

desc_set_dep: Add a package dependency to a DESCRIPTION file

desc_set_deps: Set all package dependencies in DESCRIPTION

desc_to_latex: Converts a DESCRIPTION file to LaTeX

desc_validate: Validate a DESCRIPTION file

Files in this package

desc
desc/inst
desc/inst/README.Rmd
desc/inst/NEWS.md
desc/inst/README.md
desc/inst/DESCRIPTION
desc/inst/DESCRIPTION2
desc/tests
desc/tests/testthat.R
desc/tests/testthat
desc/tests/testthat/test-encoding.R
desc/tests/testthat/test-utils.R
desc/tests/testthat/test-idempotent.R
desc/tests/testthat/test-repair.R
desc/tests/testthat/D1
desc/tests/testthat/test-to_latex.R
desc/tests/testthat/test-collate.R
desc/tests/testthat/D2
desc/tests/testthat/test-checks.R
desc/tests/testthat/test-write.R
desc/tests/testthat/test-create.R
desc/tests/testthat/test-validation.R
desc/tests/testthat/test-non-oo.R
desc/tests/testthat/test-deps.R
desc/tests/testthat/D3
desc/tests/testthat/output
desc/tests/testthat/output/to_latex.tex
desc/tests/testthat/test-trailing-ws.R
desc/tests/testthat/test-authors.R
desc/tests/testthat/files
desc/tests/testthat/files/DESCRIPTION
desc/tests/testthat/test-queries.R
desc/tests/testthat/test-read.R
desc/tests/testthat/test-str.R
desc/NAMESPACE
desc/NEWS.md
desc/R
desc/R/classes.R desc/R/utils.R desc/R/deps.R desc/R/collate.R desc/R/encoding.R desc/R/assertions.R desc/R/authors-at-r.R desc/R/description.R desc/R/latex.R desc/R/str.R desc/R/syntax_checks.R desc/R/constants.R desc/R/read.R desc/R/validate.R desc/R/non-oo-api.R
desc/MD5
desc/DESCRIPTION
desc/man
desc/man/desc_add_author.Rd desc/man/desc_get.Rd desc/man/desc_del_dep.Rd desc/man/dep_types.Rd desc/man/description.Rd desc/man/desc_get_maintainer.Rd desc/man/check_field.Rd desc/man/desc_reformat_fields.Rd desc/man/desc_add_role.Rd desc/man/desc_get_deps.Rd desc/man/desc_get_author.Rd desc/man/desc_del_deps.Rd desc/man/desc_del_from_collate.Rd desc/man/desc_reorder_fields.Rd desc/man/desc_set_authors.Rd desc/man/desc_has_fields.Rd desc/man/desc_get_authors.Rd desc/man/desc_add_to_collate.Rd desc/man/desc_get_collate.Rd desc/man/desc_set.Rd desc/man/desc_set_dep.Rd desc/man/desc_normalize.Rd desc/man/desc_change_maintainer.Rd desc/man/cran_valid_fields.Rd desc/man/desc_fields.Rd desc/man/desc_to_latex.Rd desc/man/desc_del_collate.Rd desc/man/desc_print.Rd desc/man/desc_set_deps.Rd desc/man/desc_del.Rd desc/man/desc_add_me.Rd desc/man/desc_del_author.Rd desc/man/cran_ascii_fields.Rd desc/man/desc_validate.Rd desc/man/desc_del_role.Rd desc/man/desc_set_collate.Rd desc/man/check_encoding.Rd
desc/LICENSE

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