blob class is now based on
list_of(raw()) from the vctrs package (#11). This adds support for
vec_ptype2(). Some operations (such as subset assignment) are now stricter. The
new_blob() constructor permits safe and fast construction of
blob objects from a list, and
validate_blob() checks an existing object for conformity with the rules.
Indexing a vector of blobs out of bounds now raises an error. Use
NA as index to create a
New maintainer: Kirill Müller.
as.data.frame.blob() methods (#3).
Size of very large blobs is displayed correctly.