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Class SafeFitnessMutation

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Perform mutations, but do not allow decreases in organism fitness.

This doesn't actually do any mutation work, but just checks that newly create organisms do not have lower fitnesses.

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__init__(self, actual_mutation, accept_less=0.0)
Initialize to do safe mutations.
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mutate(self, org)
Perform safe mutation of the specified organism.
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Inherited from object: __delattr__, __format__, __getattribute__, __hash__, __new__, __reduce__, __reduce_ex__, __repr__, __setattr__, __sizeof__, __str__, __subclasshook__

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Inherited from object: __class__

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__init__(self, actual_mutation, accept_less=0.0)

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Initialize to do safe mutations.

  • actual_mutation - A Mutation class which actually implements mutation. functionality.
  • accept_less - A probability to accept mutations which generate lower fitness. This allows you to accept some crossovers which reduce fitness, but not all of them.
Overrides: object.__init__