Other functions from aGrUM

Random functions

pyAgrum.initRandom(seed=0)

initRandom()

Initialize random generator seed.

Parameters:seed (int) – the seed used to initialize the random generator
pyAgrum.randomProba()
Returns:a random number between 0 and 1 included (i.e. a proba).
Return type:double
pyAgrum.randomDistribution(n)
Parameters:n (int) – The number of modalities for the ditribution.
Returns:
Return type:a random discrete distribution.

OMP functions

pyAgrum.isOMP()
Returns:True if OMP has been set at compilation, False otherwise
Return type:bool
pyAgrum.setNumberOfThreads(number)

To avoid spare cycles (less then 100% CPU occupied), use more threads than logical processors (x2 is a good all-around value).

Returns:number – the number of threads to be used
Return type:int
pyAgrum.getNumberOfLogicalProcessors()
Returns:the number of logical processors
Return type:int
pyAgrum.getMaxNumberOfThreads()
Returns:the max number of threads
Return type:int