OpenRefine (formerly Google Refine) is a popular, open source data cleaning software. rrefine enables users to programmatically trigger data transfer between R and OpenRefine. Using the functions available in this package, you can import, export or delete a project in OpenRefine directly from R. There are several client libraries for automating OpenRefine tasks via Python, nodeJS and Ruby. rrefine extends this functionality to R users.
The latest version of rrefine is availabe on Github and can be installed via devtools:
# install.packages("devtools") devtools::install_github("vpnagraj/rrefine") library(rrefine)
rrefine is also available on CRAN:
The package includes the following functionality:
refine_upload()(upload data to OpenRefine from R)
refine_export()(export data to R from OpenRefine)
refine_delete()(delete OpenRefine project)
refine_metdata()(get all metedata for OpenRefine projects)
Feature requests, bug reports or other questions should be directed to the issue queue.