messy.cats: Employs String Distance Tools to Help Clean Categorical Data

Matching with string distance has never been easier! 'messy.cats' contains various functions that employ string distance tools in order to make data management easier for users working with categorical data. Categorical data, especially user inputted categorical data that often tends to be plagued by typos, can be difficult to work with. 'messy.cats' aims to provide functions that make cleaning categorical data simple and easy.

Version: 1.0
Depends: R (≥ 3.5.0)
Imports: dplyr, stringdist, varhandle, rapportools, stringr, gt
Suggests: knitr, rmarkdown
Published: 2022-11-30
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.messy.cats
Author: Andrew Hennessy [aut], Duncan Kreutter [aut], Harrison Karp [cre]
Maintainer: Harrison Karp <hkarp at>
License: MIT + file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: README
CRAN checks: messy.cats results


Reference manual: messy.cats.pdf
Vignettes: Messy.Cats Introduction


Package source: messy.cats_1.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): messy.cats_1.0.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): messy.cats_1.0.tgz, r-release (x86_64): messy.cats_1.0.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): messy.cats_1.0.tgz


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