getReposList {reposTools}R Documentation

A function to get a list of repository entries

Description

This function will take any URLs listed by the "repositories" option, and will return a list of ReposEntry objects representing those repositories

Usage

getReposList(reps, recurse=TRUE, method="auto")

Arguments

reps Either a list of ReposEntry objects, or a ReposList object
recurse Whether or not to search through subrepositories. Default is TRUE
method Method used for file downloads. See download.file

Value

A ReposList object, containing all ReposEntry objects that were represented in reps as well as any subrepositories if recurse is TRUE. Note that this function is essentially useless if reps is a ReposList and recurse is FALSE.

Author(s)

Jeff Gentry

Examples






[Package reposTools version 1.8.0 Index]