Tools for Spell Checking in R

Spell checking common document formats including latex, markdown, manual pages, and description files. Includes utilities to automate checking of documentation and vignettes as a unit test during 'R CMD check'. Both British and American English are supported out of the box and other languages can be added. In addition, packages may define a 'wordlist' to allow custom terminology without having to abuse punctuation.

Tests Vignettes

Available Snapshots

This version of spelling can be found in the following snapshots:


Imports/Depends/LinkingTo/Enhances (4)
  • commonmark
  • xml2
  • hunspell >= 3.0
  • knitr
  • Suggests (1)
  • pdftools
  • Version History