omxsetparameters

omxSetParameters

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Usage

Very handy function to modify the attributes of matrix cells in a model.

omxSetParameters(model, labels, free = NULL, values = NULL, newlabels = NULL, lbound = NULL, ubound = NULL, indep = FALSE)

Arguments

model a MxModel object.
labels a character vector of target parameter names.
free a boolean vector of parameter free/fixed designations.
values a numeric vector of parameter values.
newlabels a character vector of new parameter names.
lbound a numeric vector of lower bound values.
ubound a numeric vector of upper bound values.
indep boolean. set parameters in independent submodels.

Examples

	A     &lt;- mxMatrix('Full', nrow=3, ncol=3, labels = c('a','b', NA), free = TRUE, name = 'A') <em># labels for row 1 and 2, row 3 left unalabelled</em>
	model &lt;- mxModel(A, name = 'model')
 
	model@matrices$A@labels
	     [,1] [,2] [,3]
	[1,] "a"  "a"  "a" 
	[2,] "b"  "b"  "b" 
	[3,] NA   NA   NA  
 
	model &lt;- omxSetParameters(model, c('a', 'b'), values = c(1, 2)) <em># set value of cells labelled "a" and "b" to 1 and 2 respectively</em>
	model &lt;- omxSetParameters(model, c('a', 'b'), newlabels = c('b', 'a')) <em># set label of cell labelled "a" to "b" and vice versa</em>
 
	<em># See the results...</em>
 
	model@matrices$A
	@labels
	     [,1] [,2] [,3]
	[1,] "b"  "b"  "b" 
	[2,] "a"  "a"  "a" 
	[3,] NA   NA   NA  
 
	@values
	     [,1] [,2] [,3]
	[1,]    1    1    1
	[2,]    2    2    2
	[3,]    0    0    0

Gotchas

This function cannot modify parameters that have NA labels (i,e, label your matrix cells if you want to use this to set and drop parameters.

See Also

omxGetParameters,
omxAssignFirstParameters
mxRename

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