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Re^3: Travelling problem (Anyone better 86850?)

by BrowserUk (Pope)
on Dec 23, 2013 at 20:08 UTC ( #1068260=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^2: Travelling problem (Anyone better 86850?)
in thread Travelling problem

Similar methodology to mine, and the same problem.

Many times it will find the minima well within your 1000 generations; but on those occasions where it settles into a false minima; it doesn't (seem to; limited runs) matter how many more generations you run it for; it will never find it.

That's what I've been trying to find a solution to for the last couple of days. So far, without much success.

The problem appears to be that if you discard too vigorously, you settle into re-trying variations of the same paths over and over without ever introducing any "new blood".

With the rise and rise of 'Social' network sites: 'Computers are making people easier to use everyday'
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