[SciPy-Dev] Subversion scipy.stats irregular problem with source code example

James Phillips zunzun@zunzun....
Fri Oct 1 05:01:03 CDT 2010


On Thu, Sep 30, 2010 at 7:20 PM,  <josef.pktd@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> ppf is (very) expensive to calculate for some distributions.

and

> different starting values end up with different maximum likellihood
> fit results.

As we here in Alabama sometimes say, "Well, dang it!"  So there is no
(even slow) general method to use at the moment.  For the time being,
it seems the zunzun.com web site will have to cut back on the number
of distributions.

     James


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