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Old 05-31-2013, 01:44 PM
OlivierB OlivierB is offline
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Default Clarification on Q4

What does "target distribution" mean exactly in the context of Q4 ? All other definitions are clear to me from the lectures & book, except this one.

In my understanding the target function is determined, fixed, and it has no 'probabilistic aspect', as maybe the 'distribution' term suggests.

I would like to know what 'Stochastic noise does not depend on the target distribution' means in detail ?
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