An R interface to Google's open source JavaScript engine. V8 is written in C++ and implements ECMAScript as specified in ECMA-262, 5th edition. In addition, this package implements typed arrays as specified in ECMA 6 used for high-performance computing and libraries compiled with 'emscripten'.

Documentation

Manual: V8.pdf
Vignettes:

Maintainer: Jeroen Ooms <jeroen at berkeley.edu>

Author(s): Jeroen Ooms

Install package and any missing dependencies by running this line in your R console:

install.packages("V8")

Depends
Imports Rcpp(>=0.12), jsonlite(>=1.0), curl(>=1.0), utils
Suggests testthat, knitr, rmarkdown
Enhances
Linking to Rcpp
Reverse
depends
Reverse
imports
ajv, cdcfluview, colormap, daff, dagitty, DiagrammeRsvg, DOT, geojsonio, geojsonlint, gfer, js, jsonld, jsonvalidate, lawn, minimist, randomcoloR, rchess, rjade, rmapshaper, suncalc, uaparserjs
Reverse
suggests
leaflet.esri, leaflet.extras, RDML, reactR, shinyjs
Reverse
enhances
d3r
Reverse
linking to

Package V8
Materials
URL https://github.com/jeroen/v8 https://developers.google.com/v8/intro
Task Views WebTechnologies
Version 1.5
Published 2017-04-25
License MIT + file LICENSE
BugReports https://github.com/jeroen/v8/issues
SystemRequirements V8 <= 3.15: libv8-3.14-dev (deb), v8-314-devel (rpm), v8-3.14 (arch), v8@3.15 (homebrew)
NeedsCompilation yes
Citation
CRAN checks V8 check results
Package source V8_1.5.tar.gz