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Java example source code file (FixedElapsedTime.java)

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The FixedElapsedTime.java Java example source code

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package org.apache.commons.math3.genetics;

import java.util.concurrent.TimeUnit;

import org.apache.commons.math3.exception.NumberIsTooSmallException;

 * Stops after a fixed amount of time has elapsed.
 * <p>
 * The first time {@link #isSatisfied(Population)} is invoked, the end time of the evolution is determined based on the
 * provided <code>maxTime value. Once the elapsed time reaches the configured maxTime value,
 * {@link #isSatisfied(Population)} returns true.
 * @since 3.1
public class FixedElapsedTime implements StoppingCondition {
    /** Maximum allowed time period (in nanoseconds). */
    private final long maxTimePeriod;

    /** The predetermined termination time (stopping condition). */
    private long endTime = -1;

     * Create a new {@link FixedElapsedTime} instance.
     * @param maxTime maximum number of seconds generations are allowed to evolve
     * @throws NumberIsTooSmallException if the provided time is < 0
    public FixedElapsedTime(final long maxTime) throws NumberIsTooSmallException {
        this(maxTime, TimeUnit.SECONDS);

     * Create a new {@link FixedElapsedTime} instance.
     * @param maxTime maximum time generations are allowed to evolve
     * @param unit {@link TimeUnit} of the maxTime argument
     * @throws NumberIsTooSmallException if the provided time is < 0
    public FixedElapsedTime(final long maxTime, final TimeUnit unit) throws NumberIsTooSmallException {
        if (maxTime < 0) {
            throw new NumberIsTooSmallException(maxTime, 0, true);
        maxTimePeriod = unit.toNanos(maxTime);

     * Determine whether or not the maximum allowed time has passed.
     * The termination time is determined after the first generation.
     * @param population ignored (no impact on result)
     * @return <code>true IFF the maximum allowed time period has elapsed
    public boolean isSatisfied(final Population population) {
        if (endTime < 0) {
            endTime = System.nanoTime() + maxTimePeriod;

        return System.nanoTime() >= endTime;

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