[Etoys] [FUN]Etoy random number

Karl Ramberg karlramberg at gmail.com
Wed May 21 13:48:24 EDT 2008

Bert Freudenberg wrote:
> On 21.05.2008, at 16:57, Karl Ramberg wrote:
>> I read this page about random numbers yesterday and thought it would  
>> be fun to do something similar in etoy.
>> http://www.boallen.com/random-numbers.html
>> It turns out the random number generator have some issues and make  
>> big regions of same predictions, so don't base your next encryption  
>> software on etoys ;-)
> Hehe. You are not observing what you think you are. Your script is  
> missing one critical tile to do what you intended it to do. And even  
> then, it does not quite what you want.
> To truly fix this, resize your ellipse to 1x1 pixels and use "stamp",  
> not the pen.
Ah, pen down true curse!

And I thought pen size 1 meant 1 pixel, doesn't it ? Or is any other 
reason the the pen make thicker marks than stamp ?


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