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  Re: Will random sequence change in different environment?  
From: clipka
Date: 5 Jun 2016 14:35:51
Message: <57547107$1@news.povray.org>
Am 05.06.2016 um 17:08 schrieb crowbait:
> Hello,
> 
> Please let me make a question about the random stream of POV-Ray.
> Will it generate same sequence from same seed in other POV-Ray instance?
> I would like to know if my .povs make similar images in different OS or machine
> or version.
> Thank you very much.

What Alain said.
In a nutshell, the values may differ on different platforms, but only by
tiny amounts.

Of course, if you use the results to make decisions, there is a small
chance that those miniscule differences have a major effect.


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