boilerpipeR: Interface to the boilerpipe Java library by Christian Kohlschutter (

Generic Extraction of main text content from HTML files; removal of ads, sidebars and headers using the boilerpipe Java library. The extraction heuristics from boilerpipe show a robust performance for a wide range of web site templates.

Version: 1.2.2
Imports: rJava
Suggests: RCurl
Published: 2014-08-21
Author: See AUTHORS file.
boilerpipeR author details
Maintainer: Mario Annau <mario.annau at>
License: Apache License (== 2.0)
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: NEWS
In views: NaturalLanguageProcessing, WebTechnologies
CRAN checks: boilerpipeR results


Reference manual: boilerpipeR.pdf
Vignettes: Introduction to the tm.plugin.webmining Package
Package source: boilerpipeR_1.2.2.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Snow Leopard binaries: r-release: boilerpipeR_1.2.2.tgz, r-oldrel: boilerpipeR_1.2.2.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: boilerpipeR_1.2.2.tgz
Old sources: boilerpipeR archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse imports: tm.plugin.webmining