on the prng behind random.random()
Looking at its source code, it seems the PRNG behind random.random() is
Mersenne Twister, but I'm not sure. It also seems that random.random()
is using /dev/urandom. Can someone help me to read that source code?
I'm talking about CPython, by the way. I'm reading
The initial comment clearly says it's Mersenne Twister, but the only
random() function there seems to call _urandom(), which I suppose is an
interface to /dev/urandom.
What am I missing here?