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Create a default DESCRIPTION file for a package.

Create a default DESCRIPTION file for a package.

Usage
create_description(path = ".", extra = getOption("devtools.desc"),
  quiet = FALSE)
Arguments
path
path to package root directory
extra
a named list of extra options to add to DESCRIPTION. Arguments that take a list
quiet
if TRUE, suppresses output from this function.
Details

To set the default author and licenses, set options devtools.desc.author and devtools.desc.license. I use options(devtools.desc.author = '"Hadley Wickham [aut,cre]"', devtools.desc.license = "GPL-3").

Aliases
  • create_description
Documentation reproduced from package devtools, version 1.11.1, License: GPL (>= 2)

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