BEAST v2.5.0 Documentation: beast.core.State

The state represents the current point in the state space, and maintains values of a set of StateNodes, such as parameters and trees. Furthermore, the state manages which parts of the model need to be stored/restored and notified that recalculation is appropriate.

Inputs:

stateNode, storeEvery

 

stateNode
type: beast.core.StateNode***
anything that is part of the state
Optional input

 

storeEvery
type: java.lang.Integer
store the state to disk every X number of samples so that we can resume computation later on if the process failed half-way.
Optional input. Default: -1