The xorshift package

[Tags: lgpl, library]

The Xorshift random generator is a very fast generator that uses only XOR and bitshifting operations. This package contains a basic version with a periode of 2^32-1 for 32-bit numbers and a version with a periode of 2^64-1 for 64-bit numbers.

Although the author didn't tested the random generator, but according to it's specification the resulting numbers are of good quality.


Versions1, 2, 2.0.1
Change logNone available
Dependenciesbase (>=3 && <5), random, time
Copyright©2010 Robert Clausecker
AuthorRobert Clausecker <>
MaintainerRobert Clausecker
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Source repositoryhead: git clone git://
this: git clone git:// release-2)
UploadedFri Jan 7 14:33:40 UTC 2011 by RobertClausecker
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