Migrating from Radix

Migrating to distill from the radix package

When the distill package was initially published on CRAN, it was named radix. The name of the package has been subsequently changed to reflect it’s relationship with the Distill web framework.

You can migrate your Radix documents to Distill by simply changing the output format from radix::radix_article to distill::distill_article. For example:

If you have created a blog or website with Radix, you should additionally modify the _site.yml and index.Rmd files to reflect the use of the Distill package:


If you see mistakes or want to suggest changes, please create an issue on the source repository.


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