profmem: Simple Memory Profiling for R

A simple and light-weight API for memory profiling of R expressions. The profiling is built on top of R's built-in memory profiler ('utils::Rprofmem()'), which records every memory allocation done by R (also native code).

Version: 0.6.0
Imports: utils
Suggests: R.rsp, markdown, microbenchmark
Published: 2020-12-13
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.profmem
Author: Henrik Bengtsson [aut, cre, cph]
Maintainer: Henrik Bengtsson <henrikb at>
License: LGPL-2.1 | LGPL-3 [expanded from: LGPL (≥ 2.1)]
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: NEWS
In views: HighPerformanceComputing
CRAN checks: profmem results


Reference manual: profmem.pdf
Vignettes: Simple Memory Profiling for R


Package source: profmem_0.6.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): profmem_0.6.0.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): profmem_0.6.0.tgz, r-release (x86_64): profmem_0.6.0.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): profmem_0.6.0.tgz
Old sources: profmem archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse imports: bench
Reverse suggests: DelayedMatrixStats, mashr, zoomerjoin


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