processx

Execute and Control System Processes

Tools to run system processes in the background. It can check if a background process is running; wait on a background process to finish; get the exit status of finished processes; kill background processes. It can read the standard output and error of the processes, using non-blocking connections. 'processx' can poll a process for standard output or error, with a timeout. It can also poll several processes at once.

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Package
processx
Title
Execute and Control System Processes
Version
3.3.0
Description
Tools to run system processes in the background. It can check if a background process is running; wait on a background process to finish; get the exit status of finished processes; kill background processes. It can read the standard output and error of the processes, using non-blocking connections. 'processx' can poll a process for standard output or error, with a timeout. It can also poll several processes at once.
License
MIT + file LICENSE
LazyData
true
URL
BugReports
https://github.com/r-lib/processx/issues
RoxygenNote
6.1.1
Imports
ps (>= 1.2.0), R6, utils
Suggests
callr, covr, crayon, debugme, parallel, testthat, withr
Encoding
UTF-8
NeedsCompilation
yes
Packaged
2019-03-10 22:11:05 UTC; gaborcsardi
Author
Gábor Csárdi [aut, cre, cph] (), Winston Chang [aut], RStudio [cph, fnd], Mango Solutions [cph, fnd]
Maintainer
Gábor Csárdi
Repository
CRAN
Date/Publication
2019-03-10 22:40:03 UTC

install.packages('processx')

3.3.0

9 days ago

https://github.com/r-lib/processx#readme

Gábor Csárdi

MIT + file LICENSE

Imports

ps (>= 1.2.0), R6, utils

Suggests

callr, covr, crayon, debugme, parallel, testthat, withr

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