Multivariate random number generators

linas@austin.ibm.com linas@austin.ibm.com
Mon Mar 8 17:47:00 GMT 2004


On Fri, Mar 05, 2004 at 06:57:09PM +0000, Brian Gough wrote:
> Przemyslaw Sliwa writes:
>  > By the way: what is the problem to put the complete MS Visual build
>  > on the webpage?  I have managed to compile the library, it was
>  > straightforward to me but other people have lots of problems and
>  > this topic appears very often on the list.
> 
> My tolerance for dealing with Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Visual
> C++ has been completely used up.  Clint Whaley, the author of ATLAS,
> describes the phenomenon on his site:
>   http://math-atlas.sourceforge.net/faq.html#utone

I agree/support Clint/Brian.  This is a cultural divide between 
Windows users and all free software projects, not just atlas/gsl.  
I suppose ESR probably has an anthropological analysis of it 
somewhere.

--linas



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