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From: John Maddock (john_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-05-15 08:16:43

Neal Becker wrote:

>> The complete documentation starts at:
>> Boost-sandbox\math_toolkit\libs\math\doc\html
> Thanks - but I'm looking for a random generator. I don't see this in
> the math_toolkit - am I missing something?
> I do realize that inverse cumulative could be used, which I think
> math_toolkit provides, but that's not always a good choice.

Correct, in general the random number library is a much better bet for, um,
random numbers.

> BTW, the binomial_distribution provided by boost::random is pretty
> crude.

Unfortunately the library as a whole has a number of outstanding issues that
need fixing... there was talk of a replacement at one point (for TR2) but I
don't know how that's progressing.


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