limp-cbc: bindings for integer linear programming solver Coin/CBC

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Bindings to external solver, CBC. CBC is somewhat faster than GLPK, and also has a more permissive licence. Relies on coin/cbc version 2.8.6. This package has a few caveats: invalid programs can cause segfaults, and the library-based solver is slower than the command-line based one. See for details.

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Dependencies base (<5), containers (>=0.5 && <0.7), limp (==, vector (>=0.10 && <0.13) [details]
License MIT
Author Amos Robinson
Category Numeric
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Source repo head: git clone git://
Uploaded by amosrobinson at 2018-11-12T22:30:27Z



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Bindings to the Coin/CBC integer linear programming solver

This package provides bindings to the CBC library. These bindings work for simple programs, but might not be suitable for production use: see issues #7 and #8.

In some cases, you may be better off pretty-printing the program with Numeric.Limp.Canon.Pretty in the limp package, writing the resulting program to file, and passing it to the external program. I hope to update this library to solve via the external program soon.