I will send this directly to you in consideration of those on the
mailing list (if others are interested just let me know). BTW, do you
have a summary of notable changes in ver.11?
Sean Luke wrote:
> Good to hear, Mike. Do you have a pointer to a PDF or an example applet?
> On Apr 5, 2006, at 10:41 AM, Mike Little wrote:
>> It's great to see a new release of MASON. Do you have an on-line
>> pointer to a summary of the new features in version 11? (I couldn't
>> find anything perusing the /projects/mason location).
>> BTW, I may have forgotten to point you to our paper last fall
>> that references your recent MASON work:
>> Detecting Coordinated Attacks in Tactical Wireless Networks
>> using Cooperative Signature-based Detectors. 2005. Mike Little,
>> Calvin Ko. IEEE MILCOM 2005.
>> Sean Luke wrote:
>>> The George Mason University Evolutionary Computation Laboratory and
>>> Center for Social Complexity announce a new release of the ECJ
>>> evolutionary computation library and MASON multiagent simulation
>>> toolkit. Both systems have seen major improvements and revisions
>>> since the last release approximately eight months ago. The two
>>> systems are also being re-licensed under the Academic Free License
>>> version 3.0.
>>> ECJ is being released in two versions: a backward-compatable
>>> version (14) and a non-backward-compatible version (15) with
>>> significant framework revisions. The dual release will (hopefully)
>>> give people some extra time to convert to the new version. ECJ
>>> 14/15 also has numerous bug-fixes, speed improvements, and a new
>>> package (spatial embedding).
>>> ECJ can be found here:
>>> ECJ CVS access is also available at SourceForge, but
>>> sourceforge.net has experienced a major hardware failure this past
>>> week and CVS access is not expected for several days at the earliest.
>>> MASON 11 is a major revision of our multiagent simulator. It
>>> sports a new charting and tracking facility, several new problem
>>> domains, and a very large number of bug fixes and improvements.
>>> MASON can be found here:
>>> Sean Luke