maptools

Tools for Reading and Handling Spatial Objects

Set of tools for manipulating and reading geographic data, in particular 'ESRI Shapefiles'; C code used from 'shapelib'. It includes binary access to 'GSHHG' shoreline files. The package also provides interface wrappers for exchanging spatial objects with packages such as 'PBSmapping', 'spatstat', 'maps', 'RArcInfo', 'Stata tmap', 'WinBUGS', 'Mondrian', and others.

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Package
maptools
Version
0.9-2
Date
2017-03-24
Title
Tools for Reading and Handling Spatial Objects
Encoding
UTF-8
Depends
R (>= 2.10), sp (>= 1.0-11)
Imports
foreign (>= 0.8), methods, grid, lattice, stats, utils, grDevices
Suggests
rgeos (>= 0.1-8), spatstat (>= 1.18), PBSmapping, maps, RColorBrewer, raster, polyclip, spatstat.utils
Enhances
gpclib, RArcInfo
Description
Set of tools for manipulating and reading geographic data, in particular 'ESRI Shapefiles'; C code used from 'shapelib'. It includes binary access to 'GSHHG' shoreline files. The package also provides interface wrappers for exchanging spatial objects with packages such as 'PBSmapping', 'spatstat', 'maps', 'RArcInfo', 'Stata tmap', 'WinBUGS', 'Mondrian', and others.
License
GPL (>= 2)
URL
NeedsCompilation
yes
Packaged
2017-03-25 12:06:53 UTC; rsb
Author
Roger Bivand [cre, aut], Nicholas Lewin-Koh [aut], Edzer Pebesma [ctb], Eric Archer [ctb], Adrian Baddeley [ctb], Nick Bearman [ctb], Hans-Jörg Bibiko [ctb], Steven Brey [ctb], Jonathan Callahan [ctb], German Carrillo [ctb], Stéphane Dray [ctb], David Forrest [ctb], Michael Friendly [ctb], Patrick Giraudoux [ctb], Duncan Golicher [ctb], Virgilio Gómez Rubio [ctb], Patrick Hausmann [ctb], Karl Ove Hufthammer [ctb], Thomas Jagger [ctb], Kent Johnson [ctb], Sebastian Luque [ctb], Don MacQueen [ctb], Andrew Niccolai [ctb], Edzer Pebesma [ctb], Oscar Perpiñán Lamigueiro [ctb], Tom Short [ctb], Greg Snow [ctb], Ben Stabler [ctb], Murray Stokely [ctb], Rolf Turner [ctb]
Maintainer
Roger Bivand
Repository
CRAN
Date/Publication
2017-03-25 16:04:54 UTC

install.packages('maptools')

0.9-2

8 months ago

http://r-forge.r-project.org/projects/maptools/

Roger Bivand

GPL (>= 2)

Depends on

R (>= 2.10), sp (>= 1.0-11)

Imports

foreign (>= 0.8), methods, grid, lattice, stats, utils, grDevices

Suggests

rgeos (>= 0.1-8), spatstat (>= 1.18), PBSmapping, maps, RColorBrewer, raster, polyclip, spatstat.utils

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