arules: Mining Association Rules and Frequent Itemsets

Provides the infrastructure for representing, manipulating and analyzing transaction data and patterns (frequent itemsets and association rules). Also provides interfaces to C implementations of the association mining algorithms Apriori and Eclat by C. Borgelt.

Version: 1.0-14
Depends: R (≥ 2.14.2), stats, methods, Matrix (≥ 1.0-0)
Suggests: pmml, arulesViz
Published: 2013-05-24
Author: Michael Hahsler, Christian Buchta, Bettina Gruen and Kurt Hornik
Maintainer: Michael Hahsler <mhahsler at>
License: GPL-2
Copyright: The code for apriori and eclat in src/rapriori.c was obtained from and is Copyright (C) 1996-2003 Christian Borgelt. All other code is Copyright (C) Michael Hahsler, Christian Buchta, Bettina Gruen and Kurt Hornik.
NeedsCompilation: yes
Classification/ACM: G.4, H.2.8, I.5.1
Citation: arules citation info
In views: MachineLearning
CRAN checks: arules results


Package source: arules_1.0-14.tar.gz
MacOS X binary: arules_1.0-14.tgz
Windows binary:
Reference manual: arules.pdf
Vignettes: Introduction to arules
Old sources: arules archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: arulesNBMiner, arulesSequences, arulesViz, recommenderlab
Reverse imports: arulesSequences
Reverse suggests: nutshell, nutshell.audioscrobbler, pmml, rattle