Creating the same random numbers

Anuz Pratap Singh Tomar chambilkethakur at
Sat Jan 29 14:34:21 EST 2011

On Sat, Jan 29, 2011 at 2:09 PM, Andreas Leppert <wudmx at> wrote:

> Hi,
> for my evaluation of different kernel modules which rely on randomness I
> need the same set of random numbers for each of them.
> Is there any chance that I can get a random number which depends on a
> kind of seed value? So if I start with the same seed value, the same
> random numbers should be generated.
> If the same numbers are generated, then how can you call it random?

> Is there any way in the kernel to achieve this?
> Thanks for your hints,
> Andreas Leppert
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