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RE: RE: RE: Genetic Programming or breeding Perls

by gumpu (Friar)
on Sep 27, 2000 at 21:46 UTC ( #34249=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to RE: RE: Genetic Programming or breeding Perls
in thread Genetic Programming or breeding Perls

If I remember correctly, these sort of ideas run at least back to the '60s,

Yup, and even further back. The bibliography of Genetic Algorithms by David Goldberg lists books from 1951 and 1952. Also they basically 'stole' the idea from mother nature :)

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