Distribution generators in C++11 Nov 2021
I went looking around for generators to produce normal distributions in C++. It turns out this has been a thing since C++11! and is in the
std namespace. You’ll need to
#include <random>. There’s also a uniform distribution, and many more. The references are great, so I will just leave them here for me to come back to when I forget the syntax:
An important cavaet – the random number generator choice matters. See more at another TIL.