# Internal function. Calculate the initial alpha vector for the optimization of alpha with a lower bound constraint

### Description

Internal function. Calculate the initial alpha vector for the optimization of *alpha* with a lower bound constraint

### Usage

1 | ```
get.initial.alpha(eps, J)
``` |

### Arguments

`eps` |
a vector of lower bound values for vector |

`J` |
number of mixture components |

### Value

The initial alpha vector for optimization