Lightweight Well-Known Geometry Parsing

Provides a minimal R and C++ API for parsing well-known binary and well-known text representation of geometries to and from R-native formats. Well-known binary is compact and fast to parse; well-known text is human-readable and is useful for writing tests. These formats are only useful in R if the information they contain can be accessed in R, for which high-performance functions are provided here.


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0.5.0 by Dewey Dunnington, 3 months ago,

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Authors: Dewey Dunnington [aut, cre] , Edzer Pebesma [aut]

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

MIT + file LICENSE license

Suggests testthat, vctrs, sf, tibble

Linking to cpp11

System requirements: C++11

Imported by geos, s2, wellknown, wkutils.

Suggested by bigrquery, sf.

See at CRAN