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by GeorgeLeckie
Fri Apr 15, 2011 5:33 pm
Forum: runmlwin user forum
Topic: Number of groups (e(N_g))
Replies: 2
Views: 2157

Re: Number of groups (e(N_g))

Hi Roberto, The bug you spotted was one that we had actually come across before (it had been spotted by a colleague of yours!). The bug has been fixed in the current release version of runmlwin. The reason you ran into it was because you had an older version of runmlwin. We are frequently releasing ...
by GeorgeLeckie
Fri Apr 15, 2011 4:19 pm
Forum: runmlwin user forum
Topic: Model Failure, exiting procedure
Replies: 4
Views: 3206

Re: Model Failure, exiting procedure

Hi Adrian, The cause of your error message is that some of the posterior variances of your residuals are negative. MLwiN attempts to take the square root of these posterior variances in order to calculate the posterior standard errors. You can't square root negative numbers hence the MLwiN error mes...
by GeorgeLeckie
Tue Apr 12, 2011 2:37 pm
Forum: runmlwin user forum
Topic: Number of groups (e(N_g))
Replies: 2
Views: 2157

Re: Number of groups (e(N_g))

Thanks Roberto,

Please could you email us the do-file and dataset so we can replicate this problem.

Many thanks

George
by GeorgeLeckie
Fri Apr 08, 2011 4:42 pm
Forum: runmlwin user forum
Topic: How do you report fixed parameters as Odds ratios?
Replies: 4
Views: 4275

Re: How do you report fixed parameters as Odds ratios?

Good question!

Answer is no not currently, but this should be easy to add. We will look
into implementing this asap.
by GeorgeLeckie
Fri Apr 08, 2011 9:46 am
Forum: runmlwin user forum
Topic: MCMC estimation
Replies: 5
Views: 4390

Re: MCMC estimation

Hi Janna, We are currently developing the MCMC functionality of runmlwin and we about half way through doing this. This is why we have not yet documented the options. The options are also subject to change as we continue our development and receive feedback from users like you! We therefore currentl...
by GeorgeLeckie
Thu Apr 07, 2011 5:54 pm
Forum: runmlwin user forum
Topic: Can you stop MLwiN from popping up?
Replies: 7
Views: 3964

Re: Can you stop MLwiN from popping up?

If you run runmlwin repeatedly from within a loop and with the nopause option, then MLwiN will launch each time the runmlwin command is issued. MLwiN will pop up in the foreground if Stata is the active program. This will prevent you from using any other features of Stata, for example viewing the ru...
by GeorgeLeckie
Fri Apr 01, 2011 3:06 pm
Forum: runmlwin user forum
Topic: Welcome to the runmlwin discussion forum
Replies: 0
Views: 6185

Welcome to the runmlwin discussion forum

Welcome to the forum for MLwiN users. Please feel free to post all your questions about runmlwin here. We are actively developing and improving the runmlwin command and so we very much look forward to your feedback. We will try to answer your questions as quickly as possible, but where you know the ...