Source code for cirq.google.line.placement.place_strategy

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from typing import TYPE_CHECKING

import abc

from cirq.google.line.placement.sequence import GridQubitLineTuple

if TYPE_CHECKING:
    # pylint: disable=unused-import
    import cirq.google


[docs]class LinePlacementStrategy(metaclass=abc.ABCMeta): """Choice and options for the line placement calculation method. Currently two methods are available: cirq.line.GreedySequenceSearchMethod and cirq.line.AnnealSequenceSearchMethod. """
[docs] @abc.abstractmethod def place_line(self, device: 'cirq.google.XmonDevice', length: int) -> GridQubitLineTuple: """Runs line sequence search. Args: device: Chip description. length: Required line length. Returns: Linear sequences found on the chip. """