The random package

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This package provides a basic random number generation library, including the ability to split random number generators.

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Versions1.0.0.0,,,,,,, 1.1 (info)
Dependenciesbase (>=3 && <5), time [details]
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UploadedTue Sep 16 21:34:46 UTC 2014 by EdwardKmett
DistributionsDebian:1.1, Fedora:, FreeBSD:1.1, LTSHaskell:1.1, NixOS:1.1, Stackage:1.1
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Readme for random-1.1

The Haskell Standard Library -- Random Number Generation

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This library provides a basic interface for (splittable) random number generators.

The API documentation can be found here:

A module supplying this interface is required for Haskell 98 (but not Haskell 2010). An older [version] ( of this library is included with GHC in the haskell98 package. This newer version, with compatible api, is included in the [Haskell Platform] (

Please report bugs in the Github [issue tracker] ( (no longer in the GHC trac).