[R] [FORGED] help in maximum likelihood estimation

William Dunlap wdunlap at tibco.com
Tue Mar 29 01:44:41 CEST 2016

Using the print.level=2 argument to nlm can help track this down.
Also, set options(warn=1) before calling nlm so warnings get printed
as soon as they are generated.

Bill Dunlap
TIBCO Software
wdunlap tibco.com

On Mon, Mar 28, 2016 at 3:32 PM, Rolf Turner <r.turner at auckland.ac.nz>

> On 29/03/16 09:19, heba eldeeb via R-help wrote:
>>   Dear All
>> I'm trying to find the maximum likelihood estimator of a certain
>> distribution using nlm command but I receive an error as:
>> non-finite value supplied by 'nlm' can't figure out what is wrong in
>> my function Any help? Thank you in advance.
> Sorry, the mind_read() function in R has not yet been written.
> cheers,
> Rolf Turner
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