About 20% of Klondike-solitaire deals are not solvable. My question is what is the best method to get solvable deals?

I thought about two options:

  1. Deal a random permutation, then try to solve it with a solver, if failed, re-deal. (requires a solver like ‘Solvitaire’)
  2. Go back from the winning state, use random reverse moves until we get to a starting state. (needs a tool that produce random reverse-moves)

Reference: The Winnability of Klondike Solitaire and Many Other Patience Games

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