[fpc-devel] I get duplicate GUIDs under Linux
graemeg.lists at gmail.com
Mon Jun 2 10:23:28 CEST 2008
On 02/06/2008, Marco van de Voort <marcov at stack.nl> wrote:
> Then the whole random system is linked in, even when not used.
I would have thought this is already linked in as part of the RTL.
Simply not initialized until the first Randomize() call.
> Also when you would want to set a different randseed, you'd call it twice
> (though I can't imagine that being such a problem nowadays)
Ok, valid point. Even so, I still think many people use Randomize()
and Random() incorrectly which causes more harm (unexpected results)
compared to *maybe* having to set a different randseed and calling
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