The starter package provides a toolkit for starting new projects.

Installation

Install {starter} from CRAN with:

install.packages("starter")

Install the development version of {starter} from GitHub with:

# install.packages('devtools')
devtools::install_github("ddsjoberg/starter")

Example

library(starter)

create_project(
  path = fs::path(tempdir(), "My Project Folder"),
  open = FALSE # don't open project in new RStudio session
)
#> ✔ Using "Default Project Template" template
#> ✔ Writing folder ']8;;file://C:/Users/SjobergD/AppData/Local/Temp/RtmpgrfVe5/My Project FolderC:/Users/SjobergD/AppData/Local/Temp/RtmpgrfVe5/My Project Folder]8;;'
#> ✔ Writing files "README.md", ".gitignore", "My Project Folder.Rproj", and ".Rprofile"
#> ✔ Initialising Git repo
#> ✔ Initialising renv project
#> * renv infrastructure has been generated for project "C:/Users/SjobergD/AppData/Local/Temp/RtmpgrfVe5/My Project Folder".

Example Templates

Check out examples of starter templates currently being used.

devtools::install_github("ddsjoberg/bstfun")
create_project(
  path = fs::path(tempdir(), "My Project Folder"),
  template = bstfun::project_templates[["hot"]]
)

create_project(
  path = fs::path(tempdir(), "My Project Folder"),
  template = bstfun::project_templates[["default"]]
)

Code of Conduct

Please note that the starter project is released with a Contributor Code of Conduct. By contributing to this project, you agree to abide by its terms.