[Rd] RNG usability
Prof Brian D Ripley
Thu, 24 Feb 2000 18:40:17 +0000 (GMT)
On Thu, 24 Feb 2000, Paul Gilbert wrote:
> Interesting. I never thought of the normal generator compensating for
> deficiencies in the uniform. Thanks.
> P.S. (Still please add "user-supplied" as an optional normal.kind in 1.1 if
> possible. I would like to be able to run my old tests without my library taking
> over parts of R base.)
Yes, I have it on the list. (As you may appreciate, 1.0.0 on 29 Feb is
rather higher up!) Depending how easy it is, it may make 1.0.x.
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