The default linters correspond to the style guide at, however it is possible to override any or all of them using the linters parameter.

lint(pkg = ".", cache = TRUE, ...)



package description, can be path or package name. See as.package() for more information


store the lint results so repeated lints of the same content use the previous results.


additional arguments passed to lintr::lint_package()


The lintr cache is by default stored in ~/.R/lintr_cache/ (this can be configured by setting options(lintr.cache_directory)). It can be cleared by calling lintr::clear_cache().

See also