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Old 07-12-2012, 10:56 AM
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Default Re: PLA - Need Guidance

Originally Posted by jakvas View Post
I am tempted to believe that Hoeffding's inequality is applicable in this case to a single experiment but since we are averaging out over very many experiments I'm not sure on how to choose the amount of those verification data points (I ultimately worked with 10000 per experiment just to be sure).
Indeed, the average helps smooth out statistical fuctuations. Your choice of 10000 points is pretty safe.
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