In a nutshell,
tic does the following:
rcmdcheck::rcmdcheck()(if the project is an R package)
pkgdownsite and deployment to the
docs/folder of the
masterbranch (Travis only, R package only)
It comes with pre-defined templates for various R projects (package, bookdown, blogdown, etc.) and provides CI-agnostic workflow definitions (for the CI stages).
It can be installed from Github with:
tic it is helpful to be somewhat familiar with the concept of continuous integration (CI).
travis::use_ci() a production ready setup for the respective R project is initialized.
This function will create a CI setup for both providers Travis and Appveyor.
For more information see the Getting started vignette.