SAS Note 002640

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    SAS Note: 002640 ***Alert Note*** Product: STAT

    Title:
    Hougaard's Measure of Skewness is Incorrect with METHOD=NEWTON or
    METHOD=GRADIENT

    Keywords:
    INCORROUT INCORRSTAT HOUGAARD MEASURE SKEWNESS METHOD NEWTON GRADIENT

    If METHOD=NEWTON or METHOD=GRADIENT, the Hougaard's measure of skewness,
    produced by the HOUGAARD option on the PROC NLIN statement, is
    incorrect. To circumvent the problem, use another method.

    Reported Releases:
    +------------REPORTED------------+ +------FIXED-----+
    System Version Level Version Level

    AIX/R 7 P1
    AIX/R 8 M0
    CMS 7 P1
    CMS 8 M0
    DigitUnx 7 P1
    DigitUnx 8 M0
    HP800 7 P1
    HP800 8 M0
    IABI 8 M0
    MIPS ABI 8 M0
    MVS 7 P1
    MVS 8 M0
    OS/2 7 P1
    OS/2 8 M0
    Solaris 7 P1
    Solaris 8 M0
    VMS 7 P1
    VMS 8 M0
    VMS/AXP 7 P1
    VMS/AXP 8 M0
    WIN/NT 7 P1
    WIN/NT 8 M0
    Win2000 8 M0
    Win95 7 P1
    Win95 8 M0
    Win98 7 P1
    Win98 8 M0



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