Comparison of general and generalized linear models
 Comparison of general and generalized linear models


General linear model 
Generalized linear model 
Typical estimation method 
Least squares, best linear unbiased prediction 
Maximum likelihood or Bayesian 
Special cases 
ANOVA, ANCOVA, MANOVA, MANCOVA, ordinary linear regression, mixed model, ttest, Ftest 
general linear model, logistic regression, Poisson regression 
Function in R 
lm() 
glm() 
Function in Matlab 
mvregress() 
glmfit() 
Procedure in SAS 
PROC GLM, PROC MIXED 
PROC GENMOD (PROC LOGISTIC for logistic regression only) 