Bug in plasticity option

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theiera
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Bug in plasticity option

Post by theiera » Thu Dec 07, 2017 6:17 am

Hello everybody,

I was experimenting with the STDP plasticity and I found out it does not work in Netpyne.
The problem is simple:
to activate the plasticity in the Documentation of "Connectivity Rules" is written:
"plasticity (optional) - Plasticity mechanism to use for this connections."

I could trace in the code that the correct keyword is "plast" see line 957 of network.py.

However, using the correct keyword I face the problem that the h.STDP mechanism is not available.
Is this a default NEURON mod file or should I get it somewhere?
I could find the stdp.mod file here:
http://www.neuron.yale.edu/neuron/news/stdp.mod
but this mod provides the "POINT_PROCESS ExpSynSTDP".

Any help would be very appreciated.

Best regards,
Sergio

salvadord
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Re: Bug in plasticity option

Post by salvadord » Tue Dec 12, 2017 10:11 am

You can find the stdp.mod file here: https://github.com/Neurosim-lab/netpyne ... m/stdp.mod

let me know if that works

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