Class MatchScoreType


public abstract class MatchScoreType extends Object
Specifies the meaning of a match score.
  • Field Details


      public static MatchScoreType CORRELATION
      Correlation scores can be both positive and negative values. Scores with a larger positive value are considered to be better.

      public static MatchScoreType NORM_ERROR
      These error metrics have values greater than or equal to zero. Closer the error is to zero the better the match is considered.
  • Constructor Details

    • MatchScoreType

      public MatchScoreType()
  • Method Details

    • isZeroBest

      public abstract boolean isZeroBest()
      True if the best possible score has a value of zero
      True if the best possible score has a value of zero
    • compareTo

      public abstract int compareTo(double scoreA, double scoreB)

      Used to test to see which score is better than another score.

      1 if scoreA better than scoreB
      0 if scoreA == scoreB
      -1 if scoreA worse than scoreB

      scoreA - match score
      scoreB - match score
      Returns a value of (-1,0,1) which indicates which score is better.