htestu: A library for testing correctness of pseudo random number generators in Haskell.
HTestU is a library for testing correctness of presudo random number generators (PRNGs) written in Haskell. HTestU uses a library TestU01 based on a paper "TestU01: A C Library for Empirical Testing of Random Number Generators" by P. L'Ecuyer and R. Simard. Basically HTestU performs a wrapping of a member of the RandomGen typeclass (any reasonable PRNG can be made a member of it) and feeds a wrapped generator into a C library which calls the wrapped generator to fill the buffer with pseudo random numbers and then perform tests on the generated numbers. HTestU offers three batteries: smallCrush, crush and bigCrush (as they were specified in TestU01 paper) and a number of streaming functions which allow one to wrap the PRNG differently for the purpose of testing different patterns of PRNG usage.
|Versions||0.1.0.0, 0.1.1.0, 0.1.1.1, 0.1.1.2|
|Dependencies||base (>=4.7 && <4.10), htestu, mersenne-random-pure64, mwc-random, primitive, random, tf-random [details]|
|Source repo||head: git clone https://github.com/idontgetoutmuch/htestu|
|Uploaded||by DominicSteinitz at Mon Aug 8 08:32:51 UTC 2016|
|Downloads||747 total (43 in the last 30 days)|
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|Status||Docs available [build log]
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