gaborcsardi/processx: Execute and Control System Processes

Tools to run system processes in the background. It can check if a background process is running; wait on a background process to finish; get the exit status of finished processes; kill background processes. It can read the standard output and error of the processes, using non-blocking connections. 'processx' can poll a process for standard output or error, with a timeout. It can also poll several processes at once.

Getting started

Package details

Maintainer
LicenseMIT + file LICENSE
Version3.2.1
URL https://github.com/r-lib/processx#readme
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("gaborcsardi/processx")
gaborcsardi/processx documentation built on Dec. 8, 2018, 10:29 p.m.