Dakota Reference Manual  Version 6.4
Large-Scale Engineering Optimization and Uncertainty Analysis
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Output file for evaluations of a surrogate model


Alias: export_points_file

Argument(s): STRING

Default: no point export to a file

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

Selects annotated tabular file format


Selects custom-annotated tabular file format


Selects freeform file format


The export_approx_points_file keyword allows the user to specify a file in which the points (input variable values) at which the surrogate model is evaluated and corresponding response values computed by the surrogate model will be written. The response values are the surrogate's predicted approximation to the truth model responses at those points.

Usage Tips

Dakota exports tabular data in one of three formats:

  • annotated (default)
  • custom_annotated
  • freeform