Building a package that fits into an evolving ecosystem

Happy Scientist Seminar

November 19, 2019


November 19, 2019


7:00 PM


Los Angeles, CA

With an ever-increasing amount of textual data is available to us, having a well-thought-out toolchain for modelling is crucial. tidymodels is a recent effort to create a modelling framework that shares the underlying design philosophy, grammar, and data structures of the tidyverse. textrecipes joined the roster a year ago and provided an exciting bridge to text preprocessing. This talk tells the tale of the package textrecipes; starting with the Github issue that sparked the idea for the package, go over the trials and challenges associated with building a package that heavily integrates with other packages all the way to the release on CRAN.

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November 19, 2019
1 minute read, 103 words
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