in reply to Re^4: Is rand() really that slow or am I just using it wrong?in thread Is rand() really that slow or am I just using it wrong?
I'd hope that if P5P decides to implement a single, consistent PRNG, that they opt for a fast, non-cryptogrpahic, well-known and tested, and 64-bit (not 48; at least on 64-bit versions) such as:
And not just make one up.
There is no Extraterrestrial life
There aren't any suitably capable Extraterrestrials
Interstellar travel is too difficult
We're too uncool / not worth the trouble
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