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Why Are We Typically Advised To Set Seeds for Random Generators?
A demonstration to show what happens if you don't.
From time to time, we advised to set seeds for random numbers before training an ML model. Here's why.
The weight initialization of a model is done randomly. Thus, any repeated experiment never generates the same set of numbers. This can hinder the reproducibility of your model.
As shown above, the same input data gets transformed in many ways by different neural networks of the same structure.
Thus, before training any model, always ensure that you set seeds so that your experiment is reproducible later.
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