Source code for axelrod.strategies.rand

from axelrod.action import Action
from axelrod.player import Player

C, D = Action.C, Action.D


[docs]class Random(Player): """A player who randomly chooses between cooperating and defecting. This strategy came 15th in Axelrod's original tournament. Names: - Random: [Axelrod1980]_ - Lunatic: [Tzafestas2000]_ """ name = "Random" classifier = { "memory_depth": 0, # Memory-one Four-Vector = (p, p, p, p) "stochastic": True, "long_run_time": False, "inspects_source": False, "manipulates_source": False, "manipulates_state": False, } def __init__(self, p: float = 0.5) -> None: """ Parameters ---------- p, float The probability to cooperate Special Cases ------------- Random(0) is equivalent to Defector Random(1) is equivalent to Cooperator """ super().__init__() self.p = p
[docs] def strategy(self, opponent: Player) -> Action: return self._random.random_choice(self.p)
def _post_init(self): super()._post_init() if self.p in [0, 1]: self.classifier["stochastic"] = False # Avoid calls to _random, if strategy is deterministic # by overwriting the strategy function. if self.p <= 0: self.strategy = self.defect if self.p >= 1: self.strategy = self.cooperate @classmethod def cooperate(cls, opponent: Player) -> Action: return C @classmethod def defect(cls, opponent: Player) -> Action: return D