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Logistic Regression does not support numerical label?

MLAdvocateMLAdvocate Member Posts: 6 Contributor II
edited November 2019 in Help
I'm getting a Insufficient Capability message that says that numeric label not supported when I used the Logistic Regression operator.  Any idea why?  Thanks

Best Answers

  • mschmitzmschmitz Administrator, Moderator, Employee, RapidMiner Certified Analyst, RapidMiner Certified Expert, University Professor Posts: 2,637  RM Data Scientist
    Solution Accepted
    Hi,
    LogisticRegression is not supporting other labels than binominal by definition of the algorithm. Are you sure you do not want to use a GLM?

    BR,
    Martin
    - Head of Data Science Services at RapidMiner -
    Dortmund, Germany
    sgenzervarunm1MLAdvocate
  • MLAdvocateMLAdvocate Member Posts: 6 Contributor II
    Solution Accepted
    Thanks so much. I was comparing to scikit learn's which log regression which can work with numeric labels.  Also, i was looking earlier at rapidminer's online documentation which seems to be outdated / silent on this. The documentation within the software is correct though. Thanks again.
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