Chapter 8 Other components

What we have seen:

  • Various states of a package (source -> in-memory)

  • Focus on a workflow with frequent test and documentation

  • Build time vs. Run time

  • How and where store R code

  • How and where to store data

What we will see see:

  • “Nice to be aware of”

  • Package metadata: DESCRIPTION & NAMESPACE dependencies, licenses

  • Testing

  • Documentation

  • Maintenance and distribution

Learning objectives:

  • Getting acquainted with other part of some R package