Overview

The goal of blob is to provide a simple S3 class to represent a vector of binary objects, aka blobs. The blob class is a lightweight wrapper around a list of raw vectors, suitable for inclusion in a data frame.

In most cases you will not need to use this package explicitly: it will be used transparently by packages that need to load BLOB columns from databases or binary file formats.

Example

To create a blob, use blob(), new_blob() or as_blob():


Please note that the ‘blob’ project is released with a Contributor Code of Conduct. By contributing to this project, you agree to abide by its terms.