Pure python implementation of Mersenne Twister?

Tim Peters tim.one at comcast.net
Tue Oct 29 17:50:14 CET 2002


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[PoulsenL at capanalysis.com]
> I know of at least 3 implementations of the Mersenne Twister 
> algorithm as C extensions for python, but has anyone written one
> in pure python, for educational purposes, for example?  

google for

    frohne twister

and get Ivan Frohne's rv.py.  A pure-Python Twister is one of its joys.




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