# Error capture

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In a recent post to r-sig-ecology, Mike Colvin suggested the following to capture errors within a loop:**Quantitative Ecology**, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers]. (You can report issue about the content on this page here)Want to share your content on R-bloggers? click here if you have a blog, or here if you don't.

for (i in 1:1000){ fit<-try(lm(y~x,dataset)) results<- ifelse(class(fit)=="try-error", NA, fit$coefficients) }

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