An efficient random generator monad, based on the Mersenne Twister http://code.haskell.org/~dons/code/monad-mersenne-random
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Often we need an efficient way to generate high quality pseudo-random numbers in Haskell. We have good generators themselves (for example, the mersenne-random-pure64 package), however, users are often tempted to store the generator in a lazy state monad. This causes performance problems.
This package provides an optimized
Rand monad for monadic generation
of random numbers from a state, with close attention to performance. You
may have results an order of magnitude or more better than using
Control.Monad.State to store your generator.