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Old 01-09-2013, 12:12 PM
Yann222 Yann222 is offline
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Default Re: PLA: Is randomly selecting the update important?

I had originally chosen the first mismatched point instead of a randomly selected one. For N=10 there wasn't much difference, but for N=100 the random choice performed better (to the point where it could affect the selected answer).

Also, though I wasn't able to make it happen, it seems the algorithm may not converge if next point is not selected randomly (could get stuck in some sort of infinite loop).
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