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cpp11 is a header-only R package that helps R package developers handle R objects with C++ code. Its goals and syntax are similar to the excellent Rcpp package.

Jim Hester
Software Engineer

I’m a Senior Software Engineer at Netflix and R package developer.


R and S have a long history of interacting with compiled languages.

The Rcpp package has been a widely successful project, however …