Source code for spynnaker.pyNN.models.abstract_models.abstract_max_spikes

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from spinn_utilities.abstract_base import AbstractBase, abstractmethod
from spinn_utilities.require_subclass import require_subclass
from pacman.model.graphs.machine import MachineVertex


@require_subclass(MachineVertex)
class AbstractMaxSpikes(object, metaclass=AbstractBase):
    """
    Indicates a class (a
    :py:class:`~pacman.model.graphs.machine.MachineVertex`)
    that can describe the maximum rate that it sends spikes.

    The :py:class:`~.SynapticManager` assumes that all machine vertexes
    share the same synapse_information will have the same rates.
    """

    __slots__ = ()

[docs] @abstractmethod def max_spikes_per_ts(self): """ Get maximum expected number of spikes per timestep. :rtype: int """
[docs] @abstractmethod def max_spikes_per_second(self): """ Get maximum expected number of spikes per second. :param str variable: the variable to find units from :return: the units as a string. :rtype: str """