[Haskell] System.Random

Simon Marlow simonmar at microsoft.com
Tue Mar 2 12:32:28 EST 2004

> why is the Random module situated under System?  Wouldn't 
> something like Data be more adequate?

There is usually an external source of randomness, which is why the
library in placed in System rather than Data.  A purely functional
random library would be rather less useful...


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