Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Think about Loose Coupling

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?

Replies are listed 'Best First'.
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.

Log In?

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://716409]
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others perusing the Monastery: (7)
As of 2016-10-26 16:51 GMT
Find Nodes?
    Voting Booth?
    How many different varieties (color, size, etc) of socks do you have in your sock drawer?

    Results (344 votes). Check out past polls.