Gower's Distance

Compute Gower's distance (or similarity) coefficient between records. Compute the top-n matches between records. Core algorithms are executed in parallel on systems supporting OpenMP.


version 0.1.2

  • fixed valgrind warning
  • registered native routines, as now recommended by CRAN

version 0.1.1

  • gower_dist now issues warning when nr of rows on input do not divide (recycling)
  • Code now depends on gcc version for compatability with Windows + R<=3.2.x
  • Bugfix: bad range calculation caused faulty distance computation

version 0.1.0

  • First release

Reference manual

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0.1.2 by Mark van der Loo, a year ago


Report a bug at https://github.com/markvanderloo/gower/issues

Browse source code at https://github.com/cran/gower

Authors: Mark van der Loo [aut, cre]

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

GPL-3 license

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