[R] limitation in the number of covariates in nlme

Prof Brian Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Mon Jan 8 17:37:08 CET 2007

Please check you have the latest version of nlme (3.1-79), as some 
restrictions of this sort were lifted a few weeks ago.

If you have, please note the advice about a minimal reproducible example 
in the footer of every help message as we will need one to be able to 
help you.

On Mon, 8 Jan 2007, mohammad frarouei wrote:

> Dear All
>  I am fitting a nlme model in which I have 7 covariates. Adding one more 
> variable to the model, R gives me an error message:
>  “Error in parse(file, n, text, prompt) : syntax error in "list(
>  This does not depend on which variables are in the model and seems to 
> depend strictly on the number of covariates.
>  Any suggestion would be appreciated.
>  M.Fararooei
>  PhD candidate
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