Using Timefold Solver: Overview

Solving a planning problem with Timefold Solver consists of the following steps:

  1. Model your planning problem as a class annotated with the @PlanningSolution annotation, for example the NQueens class.

  2. Configure a Solver, for example a First Fit and Tabu Search solver for any NQueens instance.

  3. Load a problem data set from your data layer, for example a Four Queens instance. That is the planning problem.

  4. Solve it with Solver.solve(problem) which returns the best solution found.

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