jeroen/sys: Powerful and Reliable Tools for Running System Commands in R

Drop-in replacements for the base system2() function with fine control and consistent behavior across platforms. Supports clean interruption, timeout, background tasks, and streaming STDIN / STDOUT / STDERR over binary or text connections. Arguments on Windows automatically get encoded and quoted to work on different locales.

Getting started

Package details

Maintainer
LicenseMIT + file LICENSE
Version3.4
URL https://github.com/jeroen/sys
Package repositoryView on GitHub
Installation Install the latest version of this package by entering the following in R:
install.packages("remotes")
remotes::install_github("jeroen/sys")
jeroen/sys documentation built on Sept. 16, 2020, 4:56 a.m.