minioclient: Interface to the 'MinIO' Client

An R interface to the 'MinIO' Client. The 'MinIO' Client ('mc') provides a modern alternative to UNIX commands like 'ls', 'cat', 'cp', 'mirror', 'diff', 'find' etc. It supports 'filesystems' and Amazon "S3" compatible cloud storage service ("AWS" Signature v2 and v4). This package provides convenience functions for installing the 'MinIO' client and running any operations, as described in the official documentation, <>. This package provides a flexible and high-performance alternative to 'aws.s3'.

Version: 0.0.6
Imports: fs, glue, tools, utils, processx, jsonlite
Suggests: spelling, testthat (≥ 3.0.0), curl
Published: 2023-11-07
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.minioclient
Author: Carl Boettiger ORCID iD [aut, cre], Markus Skyttner [ctb]
Maintainer: Carl Boettiger <cboettig at>
License: MIT + file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: no
Language: en-US
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: minioclient results


Reference manual: minioclient.pdf


Package source: minioclient_0.0.6.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): minioclient_0.0.6.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): minioclient_0.0.6.tgz, r-release (x86_64): minioclient_0.0.6.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): minioclient_0.0.6.tgz
Old sources: minioclient archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse suggests: duckdbfs, gbifdb


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