[R] nlm question

Douglas Bates bates at stat.wisc.edu
Thu Jan 21 19:53:03 CET 1999

>>>>> "John" == John Logsdon <j.logsdon at lancaster.ac.uk> writes:

  John> Hello again Is there any way (or an alternative non-linear
  John> minimiser) that arguments to the function called in nlm can be
  John> passed in version 0.62.4?  Like (I believe) nlmin in a well
  John> known other program or optimise in R.  Do we use global
  John> variables?  Surely not!

I think the preferred answer is to use function closures.  See demo(scoping).
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