arkdb: Archive and Unarchive Databases Using Flat Files

Flat text files provide a robust, compressible, and portable way to store tables from databases. This package provides convenient functions for exporting tables from relational database connections into compressed text files and streaming those text files back into a database without requiring the whole table to fit in working memory.

Version: 0.0.18
Depends: R (≥ 4.0)
Imports: DBI, tools, utils
Suggests: arrow, R.utils, progress, readr, spelling, dplyr, dbplyr, nycflights13, testthat, knitr, covr, fs, rmarkdown, RSQLite, duckdb, vroom, utf8, future.apply
Published: 2024-01-16
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.arkdb
Author: Carl Boettiger ORCID iD [aut, cre, cph], Richard FitzJohn [ctb], Brandon Bertelsen [ctb]
Maintainer: Carl Boettiger <cboettig at>
License: MIT + file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: no
Language: en-US
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: arkdb results


Reference manual: arkdb.pdf
Vignettes: arkdb


Package source: arkdb_0.0.18.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): arkdb_0.0.18.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): arkdb_0.0.18.tgz, r-release (x86_64): arkdb_0.0.18.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): arkdb_0.0.18.tgz
Old sources: arkdb archive


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