[gmx-developers] Random number blues
David van der Spoel
spoel at xray.bmc.uu.se
Thu Apr 21 13:28:05 CEST 2016
On 21/04/16 13:16, Mark Abraham wrote:
> Chiefly reproducibility - multiple implementations of the standard
> aren't. See
OK, thanks both of you.
> Particularly for new code, we have some quite nice Doxygen documentation
> and machinery to build the latest version and make it available via
> http://manual.gromacs.org/documentation/. It would be good for us all to
> remember to think of that first, and ask each other questions that
> remain :-)
Thanks, that is useful! I was going to build my own documentation to
check the API but then my code did not compile due to gmx_rng_t having
> On Thu, Apr 21, 2016 at 12:37 PM David van der Spoel
> <spoel at xray.bmc.uu.se <mailto:spoel at xray.bmc.uu.se>> wrote:
> just finding out that gmx_rng_t has been replaced by C++.
> Is there any reason to use the new gromacs code rather than the C++11
> built-in one for simple random numbers?
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Dept. of Cell & Molec. Biol., Uppsala University.
Box 596, 75124 Uppsala, Sweden. Phone: +46184714205.
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