Defenders-ESC/pdfdown: Robust Downloads of Portable Document Format (PDF) Files

Scraping PDFs from the web can run into little hitches that make writing a scraper annoying. This simplifies PDF scraping by creating a dedicated function and support functions to, e.g., test for PDFness.

Getting started

Package details

MaintainerJacob Malcom <[email protected]>
LicenseBSD_2_clause + file LICENSE
Version0.2.0
Package repositoryView on GitHub
Installation Install the latest version of this package by entering the following in R:
install.packages("devtools")
library(devtools)
install_github("Defenders-ESC/pdfdown")
Defenders-ESC/pdfdown documentation built on June 2, 2017, 5:48 a.m.