desc_del_role: Delete a role of an author, in DESCRIPTION

desc_del_roleR Documentation

Delete a role of an author, in DESCRIPTION

Description

The author(s) can be specified by a combination of the given, family, email, comment and orcid fields. If multiple filters are specified, then all must match to identify the author(s).

Usage

desc_del_role(
  role,
  given = NULL,
  family = NULL,
  email = NULL,
  comment = NULL,
  orcid = NULL,
  file = ".",
  normalize = FALSE
)

Arguments

role

Role to remove.

given

Given name to filter on. Regular expression.

family

Family name to filter on. Regular expression.

email

Email address to filter on. Regular expression.

comment

Comment field to filter on. Regular expression.

orcid

ORCID field to filter on.

file

DESCRIPTION file to use. By default the DESCRIPTION file of the current package (i.e. the package the working directory is part of) is used.

normalize

Whether to "normalize" (reorder and reformat) the fields when writing back the result. See desc_normalize().

See Also

Other Authors@R: desc_add_author_gh(), desc_add_author(), desc_add_me(), desc_add_orcid(), desc_add_role(), desc_change_maintainer(), desc_coerce_authors_at_r(), desc_del_author(), desc_get_authors(), desc_get_author(), desc_get_maintainer(), desc_set_authors()


r-lib/desc documentation built on Sept. 17, 2022, 5:07 p.m.