remotes: R Package Installation from Remote Repositories, Including 'GitHub'

Download and install R packages stored in 'GitHub', 'GitLab', 'Bitbucket', 'Bioconductor', or plain 'subversion' or 'git' repositories. This package provides the 'install_*' functions in 'devtools'. Indeed most of the code was copied over from 'devtools'.

Version: 2.4.1
Depends: R (≥ 3.0.0)
Imports: methods, stats, tools, utils
Suggests: brew, callr, codetools, curl, covr, git2r (≥ 0.23.0), knitr, mockery, pkgbuild (≥ 1.0.1), pingr, rmarkdown, rprojroot, testthat, webfakes, withr
Published: 2021-09-29
Author: Jim Hester [aut, cre], Gábor Csárdi [aut], Hadley Wickham [aut], Winston Chang [aut], RStudio [cph], Martin Morgan [aut], Dan Tenenbaum [aut], Mango Solutions [cph]
Maintainer: Jim Hester <jim.hester at>
License: MIT + file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: no
SystemRequirements: Subversion for install_svn, git for install_git
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: remotes results


Reference manual: remotes.pdf
Vignettes: Dependency resolution for R package development


Package source: remotes_2.4.1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): remotes_2.4.1.tgz, r-release (x86_64): remotes_2.4.1.tgz, r-oldrel: remotes_2.4.1.tgz
Old sources: remotes archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse imports: addinslist, automagic, babette, batata, cyclocomp, devtools, dockerfiler, dynutils, exploratory, gender, golem, jetpack, kim, librarian, natmanager, opencpu, Orcs, outsider, packager, pacman, pkglite, raveio, Require, requiRements, RInno, systemPipeRdata, ucie
Reverse suggests: alfr, autonomics, BiocManager, BRGenomics, clustifyr, CNVScope, codalm, coronavirus, covid19italy, cTRAP, dipsaus, GSODR, helsinki, inlmisc, LFApp, LoopDetectR, modeltime.ensemble, modeltime.resample, morphemepiece, nCov2019, orthogene, pacs, pxweb, rcompendium, rdwd, renv, RxODE, sapfluxnetr, swag, tidyfast, tidyvpc, tinyProject, ufs, UKgrid, USgrid, ViSEAGO, worcs, xfun


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