[R] Package updates for new versions

Marc Schwartz m@rc_@chw@rtz @end|ng |rom me@com
Thu Oct 11 17:56:16 CEST 2018

> On Oct 11, 2018, at 11:40 AM, Rich Shepard <rshepard using appl-ecosys.com> wrote:
>  This is a question to better my understanding of the relationship between
> core R versions and packages that work with them. It's not a complaint or
> criticism.
>  Installed here is R-3.5.1. There are two packages that allow integration
> of R and GRASS that are not yet available for 3.5.1: rpy2 and spgrass7.
>  Appreciating that package maintainers have day jobs that take priority
> over volunteer package maintenance, I ask only for thoughts on when copies
> of those two packages _might_ be available for 3.5.1.
> Regards,
> Rich


Your best bet is to directly contact the package maintainers, as they would be the definitive source for timeline information on package updates.

They ultimately control that workflow for third party packages, whether on CRAN or otherwise, and can give you some idea of current status and plans.


Marc Schwartz

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