Creating Virtual Environments for Python Projects in VS Code

I had a similar problem recently, and then a request came through from a close friend (Chris Mainey) for the same purpose. I thought “I’ll write a blog post on this”. So, what are the benefits of creating virtual environments.” First of all. what are virtual environments: A virtual environment is a Python environment such that the Python interpreter, libraries and…

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ConfusionTableR package has a new function

The ConfusionTableR package has a new function. Welcome to var_impeR which takes a trained caret R model and produces a tibble and a supporting variable importance plot. How to use the new var_impeR function The code following shows how to use the new function: Training a CARET model The following steps were used on the…

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R Package Tracking

I have recently uploaded my first R package to the CRAN repository, it needs an additional revision, but it is now there. I wanted to know how many downloads it has had since its release on CRAN last month. I thought shall I write a package, but alas there is one already available. The dlstats…

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