"Jessica M" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes: > Edric M Ellis <email@example.com> wrote in message <firstname.lastname@example.org>... > >> That's strange, the behaviour of 'getCurrentTask' has not changed >> (deliberately) between R2012b. It has always returned  on the MATLAB >> client, and the current task on a worker. I don't know much about the GA >> search code, do you happen to know if your fitness function gets called >> on the client? (Presumably things fail like this if you haven't got a >> matlabpool open too?) >> > I have confirmed that matlabpool is open, and the fitness fcn is called on the > client with 2012a. The ga function (from optimization toolbox) controls this > anyways with option 'UseParallel', so I wouldn't know how to change that. > > I will keep running fine with 2012a, guess no one else had this issue. > Maybe it is on our end.
Is there any chance you could post or email me a reproduction? I'd still like to understand where the problem is - because as I say, I don't believe anything should have changed, but clearly it has.