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Old 09-16-2012, 10:05 PM
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Default Re: Question 12

Originally Posted by fgpancorbo View Post
I have used LIBSVM; the answer that I get is one of a) to d) if I scale it appropriately. However, if I scale it, the margin in the transformed domain is not any more +/-1 at the support vectors. So technically the answer proposed is right (since it separates the points with a maximum margin) but it doesn't satisfy the requirement that the margins be +/- 1 at the support vectors.
Just to make sure, this is a double-check on the answer as the question asks explicitly for a geometric solution. Right?
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