rgeos 0.3-23

There is a newer version of this software available.

The rgeos package is an R wrapper for the GEOS library. GEOS is a powerful open source geometry engine written in C++ that implements spatial functions and operators from the OpenGIS Simple Features for SQL specification. rgeos makes these tools available within R and integrates with existing spatial data tools through the sp package.

Accessing the software

To load the module:

$ module load apps/rgeos/0.3-23-r-3.4.1

To load this R package into the R interpreter, run the following command from within the interpreter:


Accessing Previous Versions

Wherever possible, previous versions of this application will be retained for continuity, especially for research projects that require a consistent version of the software throughout the project. Such versions, however, may be unsupported by IT Services or the applications vendor, and may be withdrawn at short or no notice if they can no longer run on the cluster - for example, essential operating system upgrades may be incompatible with old versions.

At present there are no previous versions of this application on the BlueBEAR service.

Known Problems & Limitations


Other Information

The Support Level for this application is An.

Visit the rgeos CRAN website for more information regarding this application.

Last modified: 26 September 2018