session_info

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Print session information

This is [base::sessionInfo()] re-written from scratch to both exclude data that's rarely useful (e.g., the full collate string or base packages loaded) and include stuff you'd like to know (e.g., where a package was installed from).

Usage
session_info(pkgs = NULL, include_base = FALSE)
Arguments
pkgs

Either a vector of package names or NULL. If NULL, displays all loaded packages. If a character vector, also, includes all dependencies of the package.

include_base

Include base packages in summary? By default this is false since base packages should always match the R version.

Details

Columns in the *printed* package list: * `package`: package name * `*`: whether the package is attached to the search path * `version`: package version. If the version is marked with `(!)` that means that the loaded and the on-disk version of the package are different. * `date`: when the package was built, if this information is available. This is the `Date/Publication` or the `Built` field from `DESCRIPTION`. (These are usually added automatically by R.) Sometimes this data is not available, then it is `NA`. * `source`: where the package was built or installed from, if available. Examples: `CRAN (R 3.3.2)`, `Github (r-lib/pkgbuild@8aab60b)`, `Bioconductor`, `local`.

See [package_info()] for the list of columns in the data frame that is *returned* (as opposed to *printed*).

Aliases
  • session_info
Examples
# NOT RUN {
session_info()
session_info("sessioninfo")
# }
Documentation reproduced from package sessioninfo, version 1.0.0, License: GPL-2

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