r-pkgs/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
Version3.4.2.9000
URL https://processx.r-lib.org 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("remotes")
remotes::install_github("r-pkgs/processx")
r-pkgs/processx documentation built on May 11, 2020, 1:55 p.m.