ghc-mwc-random

Fast, high quality pseudo random number generation
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Description

A library for generating high quality random numbers that follow either a uniform or normal distribution. The generated numbers are suitable for use in statistical applications. The uniform PRNG uses Marsaglia's MWC256 (also known as MWC8222) multiply-with-carry generator, which has a period of 2^8222 and fares well in tests of randomness. It is also extremely fast, between 2 and 3 times faster than the Mersenne Twister. Compared to the mersenne-random package, this package has a more convenient API, is faster, and supports more statistical distributions.

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karsten's ghc-mwc-random-0.13.3.0-1.fc22 tagged into f23 by karsten (ppc)

Details 2 days ago - 2015-02-25 13:11:08

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sharkcz's ghc-mwc-random-0.13.3.0-1.fc22 tagged into f22 by sharkcz (s390)

Details 2 days ago - 2015-02-25 08:53:36

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sharkcz's ghc-mwc-random-0.13.3.0-1.fc22 tagged into f23 by sharkcz (s390)

Details 3 days ago - 2015-02-25 01:48:52

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sharkcz's ghc-mwc-random-0.13.3.0-1.fc22 completed (s390)

Details 3 days ago - 2015-02-25 01:48:33

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sharkcz's ghc-mwc-random-0.13.3.0-1.fc22 started building (s390)

Details 3 days ago - 2015-02-25 01:43:59

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