Mort1Dsmooth_checker: Check Arguments for Function Mort1Dsmooth

Description Usage Arguments Details Value Author(s) See Also

View source: R/Mort1Dsmooth_checker.R

Description

This is an internal function of package MortalitySmooth which checks whether the arguments given in the function Mort1Dsmooth have proper lengths and suitability.

Usage

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Mort1Dsmooth_checker(x, y, offset,
                     w, overdispersion,
                     ndx, deg, pord, lambda,
                     df, method, coefstart,
                     control)

Arguments

x

values of the predictor variable.

y

set of counts response variable values.

offset

a vector with the offset.

w

an optional vector of weights to be used in the fitting process.

overdispersion

logical on the accounting for overdisperion.

ndx

number of internal knots -1.

deg

degree of the B-splines.

pord

order of differences.

lambda

smoothing parameter.

df

a number which specifies the degrees of freedom.

method

the method for controlling the amount of smoothing.

coefstart

a vector with the eventual starting coefficients.

control

a list of control parameters.

Details

Internal function used in Mort1Dsmooth for checking its arguments.

Value

A list with checked elements to be used in Mort1Dsmooth

Author(s)

Carlo G Camarda

See Also

Mort1Dsmooth


MortalitySmooth documentation built on May 29, 2017, 7:11 p.m.