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export_chain_points_file


Export the MCMC chain to the specified filename

Specification

Alias: none

Argument(s): STRING

Default: chain export to default filename

Required/Optional Description of Group Dakota Keyword Dakota Keyword Description
Optional
(Choose One)
tabular format (Group 1) annotated

Selects annotated tabular file format

custom_annotated

Selects custom-annotated tabular file format

freeform

Selects freeform file format

Description

The filename to which the final MCMC posterior chain will be exported.

Default Behavior No export to file.

Expected Output

A tabular data file will be produced in the specified format (annotated by default) containing samples from the posterior distribution.

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