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Package Development


The key to well-documented, well-tested and easily-distributed R code is the package. This half day class will teach you how to make package development as easy as possible with devtools and usethis. You’ll also learn roxygen2 to document your code so others (including future you!) can understand what’s going on, and testthat to avoid future breakages. The class will consist of a series of demonstrations and hands on exercises.


Target audience: This class will be a good fit for you if you’ve developed a number of R scripts, and now you want to learn:

Instructions: Participants should bring a laptop setup to build R packages. Detailed instructions are available here.

Toulouse, France