[R] changing method of estimation in GLM

Uwe Ligges ligges at statistik.tu-dortmund.de
Sun Jan 2 15:52:49 CET 2011

On 02.01.2011 12:32, ATANU wrote:
> can anyone tell me how can i control the method of estimation (i.e. scoring
> method  or Newton raphson method) in glm and compute deviance function ?

See ?glm. With method="model.frame" the model frame is returned and you 
can do any fitting yourself. Default is scoring (in particular: IWLS).

Uwe Ligges

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