Create a package or projectSource:
These functions create an R project:
create_package()creates an R package
create_project()creates a non-package project, i.e. a data analysis project
Both functions can be called on an existing project; you will be asked before any existing files are changed.
A path. If it exists, it is used. If it does not exist, it is created, provided that the parent path exists.
A named list of fields to add to
DESCRIPTION, potentially overriding default values. See
use_description()for how you can set personalized defaults using package options.
use_rstudio()to make the new package or project into an RStudio Project. If
FALSEand a non-package project, a sentinel
.herefile is placed so that the directory can be recognized as a project by the here or rprojroot packages.
Do you plan to use roxygen2 to document your package?
Whether to check if the name is valid for CRAN and throw an error if not.
TRUE, activates the new project:
If RStudio desktop, the package is opened in a new session.
If on RStudio server, the current RStudio project is activated.
Otherwise, the working directory and active project is changed.
create_tidy_package() is a convenience function that extends
create_package() by immediately applying as many of the tidyverse
development conventions as possible.