archive: Multi-Format Archive and Compression Support

Bindings to 'libarchive' <> the Multi-format archive and compression library. Offers R connections and direct extraction for many archive formats including 'tar', 'ZIP', '7-zip', 'RAR', 'CAB' and compression formats including 'gzip', 'bzip2', 'compress', 'lzma' and 'xz'.

Version: 1.1.2
Depends: R (≥ 3.1.0)
Imports: cli, glue, tibble, rlang
LinkingTo: cli, cpp11
Suggests: testthat, covr
Published: 2021-10-25
Author: Jim Hester ORCID iD [aut, cre], Ondrej Holy [cph] (archive_write_add_filter implementation), RStudio [cph, fnd]
Maintainer: Jim Hester <jim.hester at>
License: MIT + file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: yes
SystemRequirements: C++11, libarchive: libarchive-dev (deb), libarchive-devel (rpm), libarchive (homebrew), libarchive_dev (csw)
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: archive results


Reference manual: archive.pdf


Package source: archive_1.1.2.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-devel-UCRT:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): archive_1.1.2.tgz, r-release (x86_64): archive_1.1.2.tgz, r-oldrel: archive_1.1.2.tgz
Old sources: archive archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse suggests: vroom


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