[R] mgcv::predict.gam lpmatrix for prediction outside of R

From: David Katz <david_at_davidkatzconsulting.com>
Date: Wed, 09 Apr 2008 08:18:29 -0700 (PDT)

This is in regards to the suggested use of type="lpmatrix" in the documentation for mgcv::predict.gam. Could one not get the same result more simply by using type="terms" and interpolating each term directly? What is the advantage of the lpmatrix approach for prediction outside R? Thanks.

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