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Genratting Random number useing java.util.Random

Chiranjeevi Kanthraj
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Joined: Feb 18, 2008
Posts: 290

Hi i need a integer which must be positive

but this is giving -ve also

Vikas Kapoor
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Joined: Aug 16, 2007
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Hello Chiru,

Did you look at another version of nextInt() method?

The API doc says about this method:

Returns a pseudorandom, uniformly distributed int value between 0 (inclusive) and the specified value (exclusive), drawn from this random number generator's sequence.

[ June 02, 2008: Message edited by: Vishal Pandya ]
marc weber

Joined: Aug 31, 2004
Posts: 11343

Originally posted by Chiru Raj:
...this is giving -ve also

Please Use Real Words. Thanks!

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