searcher package (CRAN,
GitHub) provides a search interface to look up terms on popular websites
such as ‘Google’, ‘Bing’, ‘DuckDuckGo’, ‘Startpage’, ‘StackOverflow’,
‘RStudio Community’, ‘GitHub’, and ‘BitBucket’. Upon calling a
function, a browser window will open with the search results for the query.
Within this release,
searcher gains the ability to search the
RStudio Community, improved documentation,
and a new vignette on search patterns.
In addition, the
search_ixquick() function was deprecated in favor of
search_startpage() as the company behind the search engines consolidated to
searcher joins the
r-assist GitHub Organization in anticipation
of a series of automated help tools being built.
searcher news file entry for version 0.0.4 (2019-07-05)
searcher 0.0.4 - “Finding Community”
- Added search portal:
search_rscom(): Searches on RStudio Community. (#13, #17)
- Added vignette on search patterns (#18).
- Renamed search portal:
search_startpage()due to the merging of ixquick into startpage. (#15)
- Update the README overview for the project. (#16)
- Improved TravisCI testing deployments by testing across an array and using all CPUs allotted to build the container. (#16)
- Modify thresholding for code coverage rejections. (#16)