cran2deb: providing over 2,200 R packages for Debian users
What is cran2deb?
cran2deb provides Debian
of essentially all R
packages found in
. cran2deb builds new packages daily
to provide the latest packages from CRAN
as Debian packages, with correct dependencies upon other Debian and Debianized
We have recently outgrown the tools we previously used (in particular, mini-dinstall).
As a consequence amd64 is currently not supported, and the repository URI has changed
(see below). We hope to support again amd64 shortly.
How to use cran2deb
To use a cran2deb repository add:
http://debian.cran.r-project.org/rep cran2deb main
This package repository is signed with a gpg
key. This key can be added via:
Alternatively the key can be located using the following details
from public key servers: