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identifyPackageType

Identifies the package type from a filename

Description

This function identifies the package type from a filename.

Usage

identifyPackageType(file, pkginfo = getPackageInfo(file))

Arguments

Argument Description
file An R package in source or binary format,
pkginfo information on the R package referenced by file

Details

The returned string is suitable for write_PACKAGES().

Value

string Type of the supplied package.

Author(s)

Jan Schulz and Dirk Eddelbuettel