[Webkit-unassigned] [Bug 6315] new Math.random isn't portable to Windows

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Sat Dec 31 18:55:17 PST 2005


------- Additional Comments From jhaygood at spsu.edu  2005-12-31 18:55 -------
(In reply to comment #4)
> (From update of attachment 5402 [edit])
> The arguments against using random() on OS X also apply to using rand_s() on
> Windows. It's slower and cryptographically secure, but I don't think that's
> what we want for JavaScript.

I can do about 5970 calls per second on a 3.06 GHz P4 (running at 1.6 GHz thanks
to speedstep).

I think that's plenty of time.

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