RcppGetconf v0.0.2

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'Rcpp' Interface for Querying System Configuration Variables

The 'getconf' command-line tool provided by 'libc' allows querying of a large number of system variables. This package provides similar functionality.

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Rcpp Read Access to System Configuration Settings

What is this?

Modern POSIX systems have a binary getconf which can access the system calls sysconf, pathconf and confstr. This package brings the values back to R.

Requirements

This package requires access to these system calls, and definitions of its data structures in the system header files. It works on Linux and OS X and should work on other POSIX-compliant OSs. Contributions would be very welcome.

Installation

The package is on CRAN and can be installed via a standard

R> install.packages("RcppGetconf")

Status

It contains two useful functions right now. It currently builds cleanly on Linux and OS X; reports from other builds would (and PRs where needed) would be greatly appreciated.

Author

Dirk Eddelbuettel

License

GPL (>= 2)

Functions in RcppGetconf

Name Description
getAll Return all System Configuration Settings
getConfig Return a System Configuration Setting
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Type Package
Date 2016-08-01
URL http://dirk.eddelbuettel.com/code/rcpp.getconf.html
BugReports https://github.com/eddelbuettel/rcppgetconf/issues
LinkingTo Rcpp
SystemRequirements A POSIX system. Currently Linux and OS X are known to work.
OS_type unix
License GPL (>= 2)
Encoding UTF-8
RoxygenNote 5.0.1
NeedsCompilation yes
Packaged 2016-08-01 14:52:27.515063 UTC; edd
Repository CRAN
Date/Publication 2016-08-01 20:26:14
imports Rcpp
Contributors Dirk Eddelbuettel

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