[SciPy-user] nonlinear fit with non uniform error?

Robert Kern robert.kern@gmail....
Thu Jun 21 18:39:54 CDT 2007


Christian K wrote:

> Is that the way scipy.odr handles the weights?

The weighted sum of the residuals is the value that is minimized. I like
formulating the problem that way rather than going through the details of the
linear case. I think it's more direct this way.

-- 
Robert Kern

"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma
 that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had
 an underlying truth."
  -- Umberto Eco


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