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Old 05-20-2012, 01:47 PM
lucag lucag is offline
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Default Re: Do we need "b" in HW7.8?

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Originally Posted by kurts View Post
Quadratic programming gives us alpha, which we use to calculate w, and we can use alpha to see how many support vectors there are, but is there any reason to calculate b?
b is another name for w_0 ... I made the same mistake
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