Re: [R] Incomplete Output from lmer{lme4}

From: Dieter Menne <dieter.menne_at_menne-biomed.de>
Date: Fri 19 May 2006 - 18:49:51 EST

Lusk, Jeffrey J <jjlusk <at> purdue.edu> writes:

>
> using this approach, but the output for the fixed effects doesn't report
> a p-value or the degrees of freedom (unlike the examples listed in
> Faraway's book, which I tried and got the same incomplete output). Any
> idea how I can get the complete output?

This is a temporary state of lmer(lme4): currently p-values are not printed, because Douglas Bates is re-evaluating degrees of freedom estimation in his model, and as long he is not sure, he takes the "better missing than wrong" stand.

Hope I quoted him right, the original citation is so hidden that I remember it, but cannot find it any more.

Dieter



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