[S] C routines for random values

Bob Dorazio (Bob_Dorazio@usgs.gov)
Wed, 29 Jul 1998 16:36:44 -0600


Does anyone have a copy of the internal C routines used in S-PLUS to
generate random values from Poisson distributions (using rpois) or from
binomial distributions (using rbinom)?

How about literature references to the algorithms used in these routines?

Bob Dorazio
USGS, Biological Resources Division
Gainesville, Florida
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