[R] Document clustering for R

From: Raymond K Pon <pon3_at_llnl.gov>
Date: Tue 13 Sep 2005 - 05:47:49 EST


I'm working on a project related to document clustering. I know that R has clustering algorithms such as clara, but only supports two distance metrics: euclidian and manhattan, which are not very useful for clustering documents. I was wondering how easy it would be to extend the clustering package in R to support other distance metrics, such as cosine distance, or if there was an API for custom distance metrics.

Best regards,
Raymond Pon
pon3@llnl.gov
x43062



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