ghit: Lightweight GitHub Package Installer

A lightweight, vectorized drop-in replacement for 'devtools::install_github()' that uses native git and R methods to clone and install a package from GitHub. From v0.2.15, also includes an analogue for 'install_bitbucket()'.

Getting started

Package details

AuthorThomas J. Leeper [aut, cre], Imanuel Costigan [ctb]
MaintainerThomas J. Leeper <>
LicenseMIT + file LICENSE
Package repositoryView on CRAN
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ghit documentation built on July 4, 2017, 9:02 a.m.