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Re: Getting srand's seed

by kubrat (Scribe)
on Oct 10, 2008 at 10:06 UTC ( #716409=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Getting srand's seed

In this discussion an interesting question has been raised. How does perl generate its seed? Does anyone know?


Comment on Re: Getting srand's seed
Re^2: Getting srand's seed
by Fletch (Chancellor) on Oct 10, 2008 at 12:53 UTC

    When in doubt just RTFS (search for Perl_seed) . . .

    The cake is a lie.
    The cake is a lie.
    The cake is a lie.

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