A wrapper for 'libcurl' Provides functions to allow one to compose general HTTP requests and provides convenient functions to fetch URIs, get & post forms, etc. and process the results returned by the Web server. This provides a great deal of control over the HTTP/FTP/... connection and the form of the request while providing a higher-level interface than is available just using R socket connections. Additionally, the underlying implementation is robust and extensive, supporting FTP/FTPS/TFTP (uploads and downloads), SSL/HTTPS, telnet, dict, ldap, and also supports cookies, redirects, authentication, etc.

Documentation

Manual: RCurl.pdf
Vignette: None available.

Maintainer: Duncan Temple Lang <duncan at r-project.org>

Author(s): Duncan Temple Lang and the CRAN team

Install package and any missing dependencies by running this line in your R console:

install.packages("RCurl")

Depends R (>= 3.0.0), methods, bitops
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aqr, brewdata, CHCN, couchDB, crn, factualR, fds, helsinki, hkex.api, jSonarR, LightningR, LSPFP, notifyR, OIdata, ONETr, osmar, psidR, pullword, pumilioR, R4CouchDB, rbiouml, rbitcoinchartsapi, RDSTK, restimizeapi, RGoogleFit, rHpcc, Rjpstatdb, Rlabkey, rLTP, RNaviCell, rneos, Rodam, ROMIplot, ropensecretsapi, Rtts, RYoudaoTranslate, scrapeR, shopifyr, sos4R, source.gist, SPARQL, streamR, support.CEs, SynergizeR, tumblR, velociraptr, VideoComparison, zendeskR
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acs, ALA4R, AmostraBrasil, archivist, atsd, BETS, bigml, BioInstaller, biomartr, biospear, blsAPI, Causata, cdlTools, clifro, creditr, dams, datamart, datasus, demography, dvn, Ecfun, ecoseries, emuR, fbRads, feedeR, FinCal, GetHFData, GetTDData, gfcanalysis, gimms, gmapsdistance, gProfileR, GuardianR, h2o, hddtools, HierO, HMDHFDplus, hoardeR, interAdapt, IRISMustangMetrics, IRISSeismic, lemon, metacoder, metagear, metScanR, MODIS, MODISSnow, MODISTools, MODIStsp, moveVis, nhlscrapr, Ohmage, OIdata, OpasnetUtils, osrm, OutbreakTools, paleobioDB, phylosignal, placement, plusser, polidata, pubmed.mineR, PubMedWordcloud, PWFSLSmoke, qdap, qdapTools, QuantTools, RAdwords, rainfreq, rAvis, rbefdata, RbioRXN, Rbitcoin, rClinicalCodes, RCriteo, rdatamarket, rDVR, rechonest, RefManageR, Reol, restfulr, reutils, revgeo, Rexperigen, RForcecom, rglobi, rite, RKlout, RMixpanel, rNOMADS, ROAuth, ROpenDota, ROpenWeatherMap, RPresto, RProtoBuf, rpubchem, RQGIS, rsconnect, rsdmx, RSmartlyIO, rsolr, RStripe, rtematres, rusda, RYandexTranslate, rYoutheria, seeclickfixr, sidrar, SocialMediaLab, SocialMediaMineR, sophisthse, sotkanet, spatialEco, stringgaussnet, swirl, switchr, Thinknum, tibbrConnector, tm.plugin.webmining, TPEA, TR8, translate, translateR, treebase, ukgasapi, umx, uptimeRobot, warbleR, webchem, WikiSocio, worldmet, XML2R, ZillowR, zoon
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berryFunctions, bio3d, boilerpipeR, cleanNLP, CodeDepends, cycleRtools, d3Network, EFDR, exams, fbRanks, fda, GSIF, hsdar, HydeNet, knitr, markdown, mlr, mosaic, patternplot, plotKML, rDNAse, rdwd, rts, RXKCD, sorvi, sparklyr, sysfonts, trajectories, XML
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Package RCurl
Materials
URL http://www.omegahat.net/RCurl
Task Views WebTechnologies
Version 1.95-4.8
Published 2016-03-01
License BSD
BugReports
SystemRequirements GNU make, libcurl
NeedsCompilation yes
Citation
CRAN checks RCurl check results
Package source RCurl_1.95-4.8.tar.gz