RcppFastFloat: 'Rcpp' Bindings for the 'fast_float' Header-Only Library for Number Parsing

Converting ascii text into (floating-point) numeric values is a very common problem. The 'fast_float' header-only C++ library by Daniel Lemire does it very well and very fast at up to or over to 1 gigabyte per second as described in more detail in <arXiv:2101.11408>. 'fast_float' is licensed under the Apache 2.0 license and provided here for use by other R packages via a simple 'LinkingTo:' statement.

Version: 0.0.2
Imports: Rcpp
LinkingTo: Rcpp
Suggests: tinytest
Published: 2021-02-13
Author: Dirk Eddelbuettel, Brendan Knapp
Maintainer: Dirk Eddelbuettel <edd at debian.org>
BugReports: https://github.com/eddelbuettel/rcppfastfloat/issues
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
URL: https://github.com/eddelbuettel/rcppfastfloat/
NeedsCompilation: yes
Materials: README NEWS ChangeLog
CRAN checks: RcppFastFloat results

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Reference manual: RcppFastFloat.pdf
Package source: RcppFastFloat_0.0.2.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel: RcppFastFloat_0.0.2.zip, r-release: RcppFastFloat_0.0.2.zip, r-oldrel: RcppFastFloat_0.0.1.zip
macOS binaries: r-release: RcppFastFloat_0.0.2.tgz, r-oldrel: RcppFastFloat_0.0.2.tgz
Old sources: RcppFastFloat archive

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