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Old 07-25-2012, 02:59 PM
lorddoskias lorddoskias is offline
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Default Normal equation in linear regression

From coursera's ML course I've known that the normal equation is calculated as follows:

pinv((X'*X))*X'*Y; (octave code) but apparently this is equivalent to just pinv(X)*Y;

Can anyone explain why this is the case?
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