BRugs: Interface to the 'OpenBUGS' MCMC Software

Fully-interactive R interface to the 'OpenBUGS' software for Bayesian analysis using MCMC sampling. Runs natively and stably in 32-bit R under Windows. Versions running on Linux and on 64-bit R under Windows are in "beta" status and less efficient.

Version: 0.9-0
Depends: R (≥ 3.3.0)
Imports: utils, coda, grDevices, graphics, stats
Published: 2017-06-27
Author: OpenBUGS was developed by Andrew Thomas, Dave Lunn, David Spiegelhalter and Nicky Best. R interface developed by Uwe Ligges, Sibylle Sturtz, Andrew Gelman, Gregor Gorjanc and Chris Jackson. Linux port and most recent developments by Chris Jackson.
Maintainer: Uwe Ligges <ligges at>
License: GPL-2
NeedsCompilation: yes
SystemRequirements: OpenBUGS (>= 3.2.2), hence Windows or Linux
Citation: BRugs citation info
Materials: NEWS
In views: gR
CRAN checks: BRugs results


Reference manual: BRugs.pdf
Package source: BRugs_0.9-0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X El Capitan binaries: r-release: not available
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-oldrel: not available
Old sources: BRugs archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: miscF
Reverse suggests: bcrm, BTSPAS, dclone, hbdct, MethComp, R2WinBUGS
Reverse enhances: glmmBUGS


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