The random-fu package

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Random number generation based on modeling random variables in two complementary ways: first, by the parameters of standard mathematical distributions and, second, by an abstract type (RVar) which can be composed and manipulated monadically and sampled in either monadic or "pure" styles.

The primary purpose of this library is to support defining and sampling a wide variety of high quality random variables. Quality is prioritized over speed, but performance is an important goal too.

In my testing, I have found it capable of speed comparable to other Haskell libraries, but still a fair bit slower than straight C implementations of the same algorithms.

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Versions 0.0.0.2, 0.0.1.1, 0.0.2.0, 0.0.2.1, 0.0.3, 0.0.3.2, 0.1.0.0, 0.1.3, 0.1.4, 0.2, 0.2.1.0, 0.2.1.1, 0.2.2.0, 0.2.3.0, 0.2.3.1, 0.2.4.0, 0.2.5.0, 0.2.6.0, 0.2.6.1, 0.2.6.2
Change log changelog.md
Dependencies base (==4.*), erf, erf-native, log-domain (>=0.9 && <1.0), math-functions, monad-loops (>=0.3.0.1), mtl (>=1 && <3), random-shuffle, random-source (==0.3.*), rvar (==0.2.*), syb, template-haskell, transformers, vector (>=0.7) [details]
License PublicDomain
Author James Cook <mokus@deepbondi.net>
Maintainer Dominic Steinitz <dominic@steinitz.org>
Stability provisional
Category Math
Home page https://github.com/mokus0/random-fu
Source repository head: git clone https://github.com/mokus0/random-fu.git(random-fu)
Uploaded Wed Jan 14 21:25:09 UTC 2015 by DominicSteinitz
Distributions Debian:0.2.6.2, LTSHaskell:0.2.6.2, NixOS:0.2.6.2
Downloads 7212 total (33 in the last 30 days)
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Status Docs available [build log]
Last success reported on 2015-01-14 [all 1 reports]

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