# maxent: Compute Maximum Entropy Distributions

Use this package to compute maximum entropy distributions given a list of values and list of constraints.

Here is a the example from Probability the Logic of Science

maxent ([1,2,3], [average 1.5])

Right [0.61, 0.26, 0.11]

The classic dice example

maxent ([1,2,3,4,5,6], [average 4.5])

Right [.05, .07, 0.11, 0.16, 0.23, 0.34]

Versions | 0.1.0.0, 0.1.0.1, 0.2.0.0, 0.2.0.1, 0.3.0.1, 0.3.1.1, 0.4.0.0, 0.6.0.0, 0.6.0.1, 0.6.0.3, 0.6.0.4, 0.7 |
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Dependencies | ad (==3.2.*), base (==4.6.*), nonlinear-optimization (==0.3.*), vector (==0.9.*) [details] |

License | BSD-3-Clause |

Author | Jonathan Fischoff |

Maintainer | jonathangfischoff@gmail.com |

Category | Math |

Home page | https://github.com/jfischoff/maxent |

Uploaded | by JonathanFischoff at Thu Jan 3 01:01:58 UTC 2013 |

Distributions | NixOS:0.7 |

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## Downloads

- maxent-0.1.0.1.tar.gz [browse] (Cabal source package)
- Package description (as included in the package)