srand in D

Ali Çehreli acehreli at
Sun Oct 31 17:02:00 UTC 2021

On 10/31/21 9:54 AM, pascal111 wrote:
> Hi! I'm C learner and found the high similarity between C and D, and was 
> converting C code into D

Welcome! :) In case it makes to your use cases, check out -betterC as well:

 > but couldn't get the equivalent of this C
> statement "srand(time(NULL));".

Just comment that line out. :) D's pseudo-random generators start 
randomized by default:

import std.stdio;
import std.random;

void main() {
   // Pick a number between [0,10)
   writeln(uniform(0, 10));

The documentation is at


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