RStudio v0.98.987 Preview Release— Preview Release Notes (August 1st, 2014)

A preview release of RStudio v0.98.987 is now available for testing and feedback. New features in version 0.98.987 include:

R Markdown

  • Next generation of R Markdown based on pandoc
  • Create HTML, PDF, and MS Word documents as well as Beamer and ioslides presentations
  • New markdown syntax including expanded support for tables, definition lists, and bibliographies
  • A responsive (multi-device friendly) and themeable HTML template based on Bootstrap
  • Include raw LaTeX within markdown for advanced customization of PDF output
  • Use Shiny with R Markdown to create interactive documents
  • Compile HTML, PDF, or MS Word notebooks from R scripts
  • See the updated R Markdown docs for more details

Debugging Tools

  • Support for R 3.1 advanced stepping commands (step into and finish loop)
  • Allow viewing and stepping through functions that don’t have source-refs (via deparse)
  • Improved support for top-level debugging (i.e. debugging outside of functions) including stepping inside loop

Shiny Development

  • Run and debug Shiny applications directly within the IDE
  • Launch applications and reload changes on the fly using Run/Reload command (Ctrl+Enter)
  • Automatically close Shiny application windows on interrupt/exit

See v0.98.987 Release Notes for full details on all of the changes in this release.

Desktop Version

Installers for ALL Platforms

Installers Size Date MD5
RStudio 0.98.987 - Windows XP/Vista/7/8 48 MB 2014-08-01 dcf712000265d19541c8cfb3026143a3
RStudio 0.98.987 - Mac OS X 10.6+ (64-bit) 37.7 MB 2014-08-01 ae9bd50899e58222e9dc4ff9bca9cc89
RStudio 0.98.987 - Debian 6+/Ubuntu 10.04+ (32-bit) 56.2 MB 2014-08-01 47572f3db751e7e4a5529bf8dbca1ba5
RStudio 0.98.987 - Debian 6+/Ubuntu 10.04+ (64-bit) 57.8 MB 2014-08-01 4f4198098719e3b9e5599e55d24e655e
RStudio 0.98.987 - Fedora 13+/openSUSE 11.4+ (32-bit) 56.4 MB 2014-08-01 1842ecd9ebdd50c2adc0776913149bd7
RStudio 0.98.987 - Fedora 13+/openSUSE 11.4+ (64-bit) 57.8 MB 2014-08-01 61dac57cbc5397179439c48602acba92

Zip/Tarballs

Zip/tar archives Size Date MD5
RStudio 0.98.987 - Windows XP/Vista/7/8 66.7 MB 2014-08-01 2171a29f81c15b6c102b51c440e19ba5
RStudio 0.98.987 - Debian 6+/Ubuntu 10.04+ (32-bit) 56.1 MB 2014-08-01 b236a3768536f2f1b177bf648e2fb758
RStudio 0.98.987 - Debian 6+/Ubuntu 10.04+ (64-bit) 57.8 MB 2014-08-01 440a004f63ca9d64dc1522c78b603d78
RStudio 0.98.987 - Fedora 13+/openSUSE 11.4+ (32-bit) 56.8 MB 2014-08-01 86289b4017465ddc363ec367b95f08d9
RStudio 0.98.987 - Fedora 13+/openSUSE 11.4+ (64-bit) 58.4 MB 2014-08-01 b8fa333d5c70c9c9c4d82a2bf60ac5fa

Server Version

Installers for ALL Platforms

Installers Size Date MD5
RStudio Server 0.98.987 - Debian 6+/Ubuntu 10.04+ (32-bit) 39.6 MB 2014-08-01 907ac18533917db315d6bc8e53eadc23
RStudio Server 0.98.987 - Debian 6+/Ubuntu 10.04+ (64-bit) 41.1 MB 2014-08-01 838d76c37753b3fb6ccdeecacd0b4f16
RStudio Server 0.98.987 - Red Hat/CentOS 5.4+ (32-bit) 35.2 MB 2014-08-01 21b5b517c1e1ef62e9e5ef134f325f53
RStudio Server 0.98.987 - Red Hat/CentOS 5.4+ (64-bit) 35.9 MB 2014-08-01 451e8f43c1bfbe910e4a08471f7fb0b5

NOTE: If you are running Debian 7 please ensure that you’ve installed OpenSSL v0.9.8 prior to installing RStudio Server.

A tarball containing source code for RStudio v0.98.987 can be downloaded from here.