R Package rbtc


Implementation of the RPC-JSON API for Bitcoin and utility functions for address creation and content analysis of the blockchain. The package requires an installation of bitcoin-cor or bitcoind.


The current documentation can be downloaded as a pdf-file. In addition, the package with use-cases has been presented at the first DSF-R conference 2018 in Vienna and the slides are made available in the ‘Talks’ section of this site.


The package is hosted on CRAN and development versions can be installed from R-Forge or from GitHub. The CRAN release of the package can also be downloaded from this site in its source or binary form.