[erlang-questions] more random uniform

Bengt Kleberg <>
Sun Oct 27 11:33:30 CET 2013


Thank you.

I have 15B.
Is the erase/1 necessary? I am using new processes each time.


Bengt

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I can not replicate this (on R16B01).

> erase(random_seed), random:seed(erlang:now()), random:uniform(3).
1
> erase(random_seed), random:seed(erlang:now()), random:uniform(3).
2
...

?

/Tony


On 27 okt 2013, at 10:45, Bengt Kleberg <<mailto:>> wrote:

Greetings,

When doing random:uniform/1 for small values, ie 3, the result is 1 the first time. Changing the seed does not help.
What am I missing?


Bengt

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