ghrr: GitHub Hosted R Repository



This ghrr (for "GitHub Hosted R Repository") uses drat for both insertion of packages, and usage from R.

Current Content

Please see here for packages currently in the ghrr repo.


Simply install the drat CRAN package the usual way via install.packages("drat", repos="").

Add one line to your .Rprofile file (or to

That's it! Now use install.packages() or update.packages() and the ghrr will be considered just like the standard repositories for R.


You can learn more about drat from the vignettes Drat for Package Users and Drat for Package Authors.