[R-sig-ME] Development version of lme4 now passes its tests

Roger Levy rlevy at ucsd.edu
Thu Jan 17 04:51:13 CET 2008

Douglas Bates wrote:

> This version of glmer allows the quasibinomial and quasipoisson
> families.  I plan to add the Gamma family soon.  Are there any other
> important families that I have missed?

This is very exciting!

I would respectfully add the inverse gaussian as an important family (at 
least to us!).  I take it from the error messages I get when using the 
R-forge version that this family is not supported yet?

Thank you once again for all this remarkable work.




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