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Get the installation path of a package

Given the name of a package, this returns a path to the installed copy of the package, which can be passed to other devtools functions.

Usage
inst(name)
Arguments
name

the name of a package.

Details

It searches for the package in .libPaths(). If multiple dirs are found, it will return the first one.

Aliases
  • inst
Examples
# NOT RUN {
inst("devtools")
inst("grid")
# }
# NOT RUN {
# Can be passed to other devtools functions
unload(inst("ggplot2"))
# }
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