boltzmann-samplers: Uniform random generators

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Random generators with a uniform distribution conditioned to a given size. See also testing-feat, which is currently a faster method with similar results.


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Versions 0.1.0.0, 0.1.1.0
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Dependencies ad, base (>=4.8 && <5), containers, hashable, hmatrix, ieee754, MonadRandom, mtl, QuickCheck, semigroups, transformers, unordered-containers, vector [details]
License MIT
Author Li-yao Xia
Maintainer lysxia@gmail.com
Category Data, Generic, Random
Home page https://github.com/Lysxia/boltzmann-samplers#readme
Source repo head: git clone https://github.com/Lysxia/boltzmann-samplers
Uploaded by lyxia at Sun Apr 1 16:31:08 UTC 2018
Distributions LTSHaskell:0.1.1.0, NixOS:0.1.1.0, Stackage:0.1.1.0
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Enable testing. Disabled by default because the current test suite is slow and can fail with non-zero probability.

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Boltzmann samplers Hackage Build Status

Boltzmann.Data

Define sized random generators for Data.Data generic types.

    {-# LANGUAGE DeriveDataTypeable #-}

    import Data.Data
    import Test.QuickCheck
    import Boltzmann.Data

    data Term = Lambda Int Term | App Term Term | Var Int
      deriving (Show, Data)

    instance Arbitrary Term where
      arbitrary = sized $ generatorPWith [positiveInts]

    positiveInts :: Alias Gen
    positiveInts =
      alias $ \() -> fmap getPositive arbitrary :: Gen Int

    main = sample (arbitrary :: Gen Term)
  • Objects of the same size (number of constructors) occur with the same probability (see Duchon et al., references below).
  • Implements rejection sampling and pointing.
  • Works with QuickCheck and MonadRandom, but also similar user-defined monads for randomness (just implement MonadRandomLike).
  • Can be tweaked somewhat with user defined generators.

Boltzmann.Species

An experimental interface to obtain Boltzmann samplers from an applicative specification of a combinatorial system.

No documentation (yet).

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