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« Reply #15 on: January 31, 2009, 01:35:53 pm »

also.. what is it made in? prog language

Something slightly unusual, the D programming language.
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« Reply #16 on: January 31, 2009, 04:07:57 pm »

I think : leave the randomness untouched.
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« Reply #17 on: January 31, 2009, 11:04:19 pm »

It turns out that the passage of time is actually rather predictable. Who knew? Wink
Thats why you take the least significant digits.  Players can't control the number of miliseconds since the last whole second that well can they?
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« Reply #18 on: January 31, 2009, 11:41:14 pm »


wow thats a fast response lol

I have the very mild superpower of knowing immediately whenever someone posts on these forums... Wink

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also.. what is it made in? prog language

This and this. Smiley

Thats why you take the least significant digits.  Players can't control the number of miliseconds since the last whole second that well can they?

Usually not, but attackers sometimes actually can time their exploits to the precise millisecond. So for some applications you do need additional randomness.
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