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Create packages that purr

a kitten

The base R function package.skeleton() is very useful for creating new packages for R. It is also very upsetting as it has been producing the same files which upset R CMD check in the exact same way.

And as something terrible happens each time R CMD check barks, this package offers a wrapper function kitten() which leaves an adorable little package behind which does not upset R CMD check.

So just think of the kittens.


The package is on CRAN and can be installed via a standard



Dirk Eddelbuettel


GPL (>= 2)

eddelbuettel/pkgkitten documentation built on Oct. 19, 2017, 2:11 p.m.