fstcore contains R bindings to the C++
fstlib library which allows interfacing with fst files. It also contains the
ZSTD sources used for compression.
fstcore exists as a package separate from the
fst package to facilitate independent updates to the
ZSTD libraries and is used as a backend to
fstcore is automatically installed as a dependency when you install the
fst package from CRAN. If you need to install it directly, you can use:
You can also use the development version from GitHub:
Please refer to https://www.fstpackage.org/fst to get an introduction to using the
Questions, ideas and issues can be reported in the fst package repository.