CRAN release: 2022-01-09
- Fixes URL creation bug (#53)
CRAN release: 2021-03-22
- CRAN maintenance release. All vignettes are now precompiled to avoid errors when the ESS website breaks for some reason.
ess_emailenvironmental variable has been renamed to
ESS_EMAILto comply with Github Actions standards
CRAN release: 2021-01-27
CRAN maintenance release to fix Solaris warnings
Warning in engine$weave(file, quiet = quiet, encoding = enc) : Pandoc (>= 1.12.3) and/or pandoc-citeproc not available. Falling back to R Markdown v1on CRAN. Tested on Rhub and all passes OK, notifying CRAN.
Removes automatic citation message when loading package. It’s actually annoying.
CRAN release: 2019-12-11
CRAN maintenance release to add more informative message when the status code of the HTTP request of ‘www.europeansocialsurvey.org’ is more than 300.
All tests/examples are now excluded from running on CRAN based on the warning from Brian Ripley:
‘Packages which use Internet resources should fail gracefully with an informative message if the resource is not available (and not give a check warning nor error).’
They are all forced to run on Travis and Appveyor and this is made clear on the
CRAN release: 2019-10-15
- If you don’t know which format is available for a round/country,
download_*functions now accept a NULL argument which runs through
'sas'formats automatically. By default,
import_*functions have now format set to
NULLto automatically try the three different formats. This breaks backward dependency but only slightly where it had ‘stata’ set as default.
- Users can now download SDDF (weight data) for each country/round combination of files. Functions
download_sddf_countryare now introduced. For technical purposes,
show_sddf_cntroundsneeds for the user to have set their registered ESS email with
havento minimum package version 2.1.1
- New package website at https://docs.ropensci.org/essurvey
read_format_datanow tries to read data using
havenbut falls backs to
foreignin case there’s an error. This should only work for SDDF data [#38].
read_sddf_datanow always return a list. Checking the length of data to return a data frame now happens within each
CRAN release: 2018-08-23
CRAN release: 2018-06-02
CRAN release: 2018-06-02
- Fixes test that checks the number of rounds that each country has. This test was a mistake because the rounds will change as time passes by and precise country rounds shouldn’t be tested.
CRAN release: 2018-04-06
ess package has been renamed to
essurvey for a name conflict with Emacs Speaks Statistics (ESS). See R-pkg mailing list, the post related to the release of ess-0-0-1.
ess_all_roundsare deprecated and will be removed in the next release. Use
ess_all_cntroundsare deprecated and will be removed in the next release. Use
your_emailargument name of
ess_*functions has be changed to
download_roundshave been introduced as replacements of
ess_all_rounds. Same changes were repeated for
set_emailto set your email as environmental variable rather than write it in each call [#23]
All requests to the ESS website are now done through HTTPS rather than HTTP [#24]
Add package level documentation [#20]