[R] increasing smoothing in GAMM (package mgcv)

Simon Wood sw283 at maths.bath.ac.uk
Wed Jan 30 16:53:41 CET 2008

On Sat, 26 Jan 2008, J. Scott Olsson wrote:

> Is there a way in GAMM to increase the amount of smoothing (something like
> min.sp in GAM)?
-- There is nothing built in I'm afraid - the only way I can think of 
doing this would involve re-writing the pdMat classes that mgcv supplies
in order to estimate smoothing parameters via calls to lme... not a very
enticing prospect.


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