makeLazyLoading {tools}R Documentation

Lazy Loading of Packages

Description

Tools for Lazy Loading of Packages from a Database.

Usage

makeLazyLoading(package, lib.loc = NULL, compress = TRUE,
                keep.source = getOption("keep.source.pkgs"))

Arguments

package package name string
lib.loc library trees, as in library
keep.source logical; should sources be kept when saving from source
compress logical; whether to compress entries on the database.

Details

A tool to set up packages for lazy loading from a database. For packages other than base you can use makeLazyLoading(package) to convert them to use lazy loading.

Author(s)

Luke Tierney and Brian Ripley

Examples

  # set up package "splines" for lazy loading -- already done
  ## Not run: 
    tools:::makeLazyLoading("splines")
  
## End(Not run)

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