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Be careful using random numbers in multiplayer, each client will come up with something different.
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Be careful using random numbers in multiplayer, each client will come up with a different result.
  
 
See multiplayer tutorials for more general information about locality.
 
See multiplayer tutorials for more general information about locality.

Revision as of 18:01, 2 June 2006


random x


Operand types:

x: Number

Type of returned value:

Number

Description:

Random real value from 0 to x.


Example:

_rNumber = random 1


Comments

Be careful using random numbers in multiplayer, each client will come up with a different result.

See multiplayer tutorials for more general information about locality.


The number returned is unlikely to be a whole number (e.g. 1, 4, 76, etc.).

To return a whole number combine random and mod.