cvs commit: src/games/random random.c

Greg 'groggy' Lehey grog at
Thu Jun 23 00:27:36 GMT 2005

On Wednesday, 22 June 2005 at 15:24:00 +0000, John Baldwin wrote:
> jhb         2005-06-22 15:24:00 UTC
>   FreeBSD src repository
>   Modified files:
>     games/random         random.c
>   Log:
>   Correct an error in the previous revision.  RAND_MAX is the maximum value
>   for rand(3), not random(3).  random(3) is defined to return values between
>   0 and 2^31-1, so add a local RANDOM_MAX constant to this file that is
>   defined as 2^31-1 and use that in place of RAND_MAX.

How much effect did this bug have on the results of random(3)?

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