RProtoBuf: R Interface to the Protocol Buffers API (Version 2 or 3)

Protocol Buffers are a way of encoding structured data in an efficient yet extensible format. Google uses Protocol Buffers for almost all of its internal 'RPC' protocols and file formats. Additional documentation is available in two included vignettes one of which corresponds to our paper in the Journal of Statistical Software (2016, v71i02). Either version 2 or 3 of the Protocol Buffers API is supported.

Version: 0.4.6
Depends: R (≥ 3.0.0), methods
Imports: utils, stats, tools, Rcpp, RCurl
LinkingTo: Rcpp
Suggests: RUnit, highlight
Published: 2016-09-09
Author: Romain Francois, Dirk Eddelbuettel, Murray Stokely and Jeroen Ooms
Maintainer: Dirk Eddelbuettel <edd at debian.org>
BugReports: https://github.com/eddelbuettel/rprotobuf/issues
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
URL: https://github.com/eddelbuettel/rprotobuf
NeedsCompilation: yes
SystemRequirements: ProtoBuf libraries and compiler version 2.2.0 or later; version 3.0.0 or later is supported as well. On Debian/Ubuntu these can be installed as libprotoc-dev and libprotobuf-dev, while on Fedora/CentOS protobuf-devel and protobuf-compiler are needed.
Citation: RProtoBuf citation info
Materials: README NEWS ChangeLog
In views: HighPerformanceComputing
CRAN checks: RProtoBuf results


Reference manual: RProtoBuf.pdf
Vignettes: RProtoBuf-intro
Package source: RProtoBuf_0.4.6.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel: RProtoBuf_0.4.6.zip, r-release: RProtoBuf_0.4.6.zip, r-oldrel: RProtoBuf_0.4.6.zip
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: RProtoBuf_0.4.6.tgz, r-oldrel: RProtoBuf_0.4.6.tgz
Old sources: RProtoBuf archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse suggests: protolite
Reverse enhances: HistogramTools


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