[galib] galib development status

matthew wall mwall at oculustech.com
Wed Dec 29 09:44:58 EST 2004

On 27 Dec 2004, at 13:40, Tomasz Samotyjak wrote:

> I would like to see in the release:
> - island model of EA, with different mutate and crossover probability 
> for
> subpopulations of EA,
> - different popsize for subpopulations,
> - evolutionary strategies, tuninig probability of mutate or crossover,

yes, now that there are some standard models for multiple populations 
galib should have them built-in.  and hopefully done in a way that is 
easy to parallelize to different cpus, processes, or threads.

> - termination function with minimum objective value,

do you mean "terminate when the objective score reaches a certain 

> - make possible to overload objective function.

could you be more specific about this?  do you want the ability to have 
objective functions with different signatures?  what kind of 
functionality do you have in mind?

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