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setup backup curl -XPUT 'http://localhost:9200/_snapshot/my_backup/' -d '{ "type": "fs", "settings": { "location": "/Users/sacmac/esbackups/my_backup", "compress": true ...

Recently I spun up a box on a cloud hosting provider planning to make a tens of thousdands of queries to an Elasticsearch instance on the same box. I could have done this on my own machine, but did...

Someone asked recently about tips for package development workflow to optimize a successful submission to CRAN. The ultimate guide is probably Hadley’s book on package development, but here’s more...

I’ve been working on a little thing called httping - a small R package that started as a pkg to Ping urls and time requests. It’s a port of the Ruby gem httping. The httr package is in Depends in t...

We’ve (ropensci) been working on an R client for interacting with Elasticsearch for a while now, first commit was November 2013. Elasticsearch is a document database built on the JVM. elastic inte...