tf.contrib.losses.get_total_loss(*args, **kwargs)

tf.contrib.losses.get_total_loss(*args, **kwargs)

See the guide: Losses (contrib) > Loss operations for use in neural networks.

Returns a tensor whose value represents the total loss. (deprecated)

THIS FUNCTION IS DEPRECATED. It will be removed after 2016-12-30. Instructions for updating: Use tf.losses.get_total_loss instead.

Notice that the function adds the given losses to the regularization losses.


  • add_regularization_losses: A boolean indicating whether or not to use the regularization losses in the sum.
  • name: The name of the returned tensor.


A Tensor whose value represents the total loss.


  • ValueError: if losses is not iterable.

Defined in tensorflow/python/util/