Caching FinBIF downloadsSource:
Working with cached data from FinBIF.
By default, local caching of most FinBIF API requests is turned on. Any
request made using the same arguments will only request data from FinBIF in
the first instance and subsequent requests will use the local cache while it
exists. This will increase the speed of repeated requests and save bandwidth
and computation for the FinBIF server. Caching can be turned off temporarily
by setting the
cache = FALSE in the requesting function.
options(finbif_use_cache = FALSE) will turn off caching for the
By default cached requests are stored in memory. This can be changed by
setting the file path for the current session with
options(finbif_cache_path = "path/to/cache").
The cache files can deleted