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Template for Auto-Deploying Quarto-Book on GitHub with GitHub Pages

Editor’s Note: The author of this post has an affiliation with the GitHub Campus Advisors Program and sometimes receives free goodies from GitHub. Background For the last year and a quarter, I’ve been following the quarto project spear-headed by J.J. Allaire and Charles Teague. They describe quarto as: an open-source scientific and technical publishing system built on Pandoc Perhaps a better, albeit more simplified description is: a multi-language implementation of RMarkdown-like reproducible reports with a lot more page layout control.

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Our Lovely, Lovely Car Ride

When I was younger, we were never lost. In your words, we were just on a lovely, lovely car ride to our destination. As technology improved, our lovely, lovely car rides became less of an occurrence; unless, we disagreed with the GPS… … Or were covered bridging without GPS connectivity. I didn’t know that our last adventure together would be on our family’s most treasured activity. I thought, hoped, and longed for the difficulties of the last year to be in the rear-view mirror.

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Recent Software Releases

  • bibtex v0.5.0 Released: !
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  • RcppEnsmallen v0.2.19.0.1 Released - New Optimizers Yogi, DemonSGD, DemonAdam, AdaBelief, and AdaSqrt!
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  • ohoegdm v0.1.0 Released: Ordinal Higher-Order Exploratory General Diagnostic Model for Polytomous Data
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  • cIRT v1.3.2 Released: Maintenance Release
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