vegawidget: 'Htmlwidget' for 'Vega' and 'Vega-Lite'

'Vega' and 'Vega-Lite' parse text in 'JSON' notation to render chart-specifications into 'HTML'. This package is used to facilitate the rendering. It also provides a means to interact with signals, events, and datasets in a 'Vega' chart using 'JavaScript' or 'Shiny'.

Version: 0.3.2
Depends: R (≥ 2.10)
Imports: jsonlite, htmlwidgets, assertthat, rlang, glue, magrittr, htmltools, digest
Suggests: spelling, knitr, rmarkdown, listviewer, httr, testthat (≥ 3.0.0), yaml, fs, usethis (≥ 1.5.0), readr, tibble, lubridate, learnr, processx, rsvg, dplyr, png, conflicted, here, withr, shiny, purrr, rsconnect
Published: 2021-01-12
Author: Ian Lyttle ORCID iD [aut, cre], Vega/Vega-Lite Developers [aut], Alicia Schep ORCID iD [ctb], Stuart Lee [ctb], Kanit Wongsuphasawat [ctb] (Vega/Vega-Lite library), Dominik Moritz [ctb] (Vega/Vega-Lite library), Arvind Satyanarayan [ctb] (Vega/Vega-Lite library), Jeffrey Heer [ctb] (Vega/Vega-Lite library), Mike Bostock [ctb] (D3 library), David Frank [ctb] (node-fetch library), Hadley Wickham [ctb] (s3_register)
Maintainer: Ian Lyttle <ian.lyttle at>
License: MIT + file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: no
SystemRequirements: To use image and spec-compilation functions, i.e. suggests: nodejs (> 8), and for MacOS: X11
Language: en-US
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: vegawidget results


Reference manual: vegawidget.pdf
Vignettes: Getting Started
Package source: vegawidget_0.3.2.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release: vegawidget_0.3.2.tgz, r-oldrel: vegawidget_0.3.1.tgz
Old sources: vegawidget archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse imports: altair


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