[Mono-bugs] [Bug 62082][Wis] Changed - Different, maybe wrong, number in Random.cs implementation

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Changed by bmaurer@users.sf.net.


--- shadow/62082	2004-07-29 07:56:44.000000000 -0400
+++ shadow/62082.tmp.1113	2004-07-29 13:18:05.000000000 -0400
@@ -1,14 +1,14 @@
 Bug#: 62082
 Product: Mono: Class Libraries
 Version: unspecified
+OS: unknown
 OS Details: 
-Status: NEW   
+Status: RESOLVED   
+Resolution: NOTABUG
+Severity: Unknown
 Priority: Wishlist
 Component: CORLIB
 AssignedTo: mono-bugs@ximian.com                            
 ReportedBy: azugaldia@yahoo.es               
 QAContact: mono-bugs@ximian.com
 TargetMilestone: ---
@@ -21,6 +21,10 @@
 online @ http://www.library.cornell.edu/nr/bookcpdf/c7-1.pdf" we see it
 must be "inextp = 31" because "the constant 31 is special; see Knuth".
 Although I don't know why it's needed a 31 instead of a 21 I don't see any
 reason to change the number. Maybe the Random class mus be reviewed by its
 author to check it hasn't any more subtle "bugs".
+------- Additional Comments From bmaurer@users.sf.net  2004-07-29 13:18 -------
+We have talked about this before. MS seems to use a different constant