Changes in R 4.0–4.1

We give a selection of the most important changes in R 4.1.0. Some statistics on source code commits and bug tracking activities are also provided.

Tomas Kalibera (Czech Technical University, Czech Republic) , Sebastian Meyer (Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany) , Kurt Hornik (WU Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien, Austria)


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For attribution, please cite this work as

Kalibera, et al., "Changes in R 4.0--4.1", The R Journal, 2021

BibTeX citation

  author = {Kalibera, Tomas and Meyer, Sebastian and Hornik, Kurt},
  title = {Changes in R 4.0--4.1},
  journal = {The R Journal},
  year = {2021},
  note = {},
  volume = {13},
  issue = {1},
  issn = {2073-4859},
  pages = {638-640}