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Topic: Simple random number generator?
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Clark Smith

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Re: Simple random number generator?
Posted: Nov 26, 2012 5:10 PM
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On Mon, 26 Nov 2012 15:08:17 -0500, Existential Angst wrote:

> Would be the digits of e, pi, et al?
> If that's the case, no need for fancy pyooter algorithms?
> Inneresting article on pi, randomness, chaos.

Is it not the case that the digits of e, pi et al. can't strictly
be random, if it is only because they are highly compressible? I.e.
because there small, compact formulas that spit out as many digits as you
want in a completely deterministic way?

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