||random: non-determinisitic random number for GNU R|
random provides GNU R with easy access to the true random numbers provided by random.org created by Mads Haahr. random is portable and does not depend on any hardware- or operating system-specific features to supply true (i.e. physical) randomness.
The package provides three simple funcions:
BackgroundThe pdf document random-intro provides a more detailed overview, including tests of random.org using the dieharder suite.
Both documents are included in the R package and accessible via the
Alternatively, you can also get random from a Comprehensive R Archive Network
(CRAN) node in the src/contrib directory.
Alternatively, you can also get random from a Comprehensive R Archive Network (CRAN) node in the src/contrib directory.