random module gives same results across all configurations?

Diez B. Roggisch deets at nospam.web.de
Wed Mar 4 09:33:54 CET 2009


> 
> So far I get the same results under Mac OS X, Windows, and Linux
> (Google App Engine).  I'm particularly interested in getting the same
> results under the Google App Engine even as Google upgrades its
> servers over time.

I just had a look into the python source - and I was wrong, it appears 
random is implemented as part of the python c modules itself.

So chances are good that unless this module changes, you get a stable 
behaviour.

But I'd not advise to rely on that. Why do you want that anyway?

Diez



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