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mt_rng.hpp
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15 
16 #pragma once
17 
18 #include <cstdint>
19 #include <random>
20 
21 class config;
22 
23 namespace randomness
24 {
25 
26 /*
27  This class provides an interface, similar to simple_rng, to the mt19937 generator.
28 */
29 
30 class mt_rng
31 {
32 public:
33  mt_rng();
34  explicit mt_rng(const config& cfg);
35  explicit mt_rng(uint32_t seed);
36  /** Get a new random number. */
37  uint32_t get_next_random();
38 
39  /**
40  * Same as uint32_t version, but uses a stringstream to convert given
41  * hex string.
42  * @param seed A hex string. Should not have 0x leading.
43  * @param call_count Value to set internal call counter to after seeding.
44  */
45  void seed_random(const std::string & seed, const unsigned int call_count = 0);
46 
47  /**
48  * Resets the random to the 0 calls and the seed to the random
49  * this way we stay in the same sequence but don't have a lot
50  * calls. Used when moving to the next scenario.
51  */
52  void rotate_random();
53 
54  uint32_t get_random_seed() const { return random_seed_; }
55  std::string get_random_seed_str() const;
56  unsigned int get_random_calls() const { return random_calls_; }
57 
58  //Comparisons, mainly used for testing
59  bool operator== (const mt_rng &other) const;
60  bool operator!= (const mt_rng &other) const
61  { return !operator==(other); }
62 
63 private:
64  /** Initial seed for the pool. */
65  uint32_t random_seed_;
66 
67  /** State for the random pool (mersenne twister random generator). */
68  std::mt19937 mt_;
69 
70  /** Number of time a random number is generated. */
71  unsigned int random_calls_;
72 
73  /**
74  * Seeds the random pool. This is the old version, I would like to mark this private.
75  *
76  * @param seed The initial value for the random engine.
77  * @param call_count Upon loading we need to restore the state at saving
78  * so set the number of times a random number is
79  * generated for replays the original value is
80  * required.
81  */
82  void seed_random(const uint32_t seed, const unsigned int call_count = 0);
83 };
84 
85 } // ends randomness namespace
std::mt19937 mt_
State for the random pool (mersenne twister random generator).
Definition: mt_rng.hpp:68
uint32_t random_seed_
Initial seed for the pool.
Definition: mt_rng.hpp:65
uint32_t get_next_random()
Get a new random number.
Definition: mt_rng.cpp:63
unsigned int random_calls_
Number of time a random number is generated.
Definition: mt_rng.hpp:71
bool operator==(const mt_rng &other) const
Definition: mt_rng.cpp:57
std::string get_random_seed_str() const
Definition: mt_rng.cpp:100
bool operator!=(const mt_rng &other) const
Definition: mt_rng.hpp:60
uint32_t get_random_seed() const
Definition: mt_rng.hpp:54
unsigned int get_random_calls() const
Definition: mt_rng.hpp:56
void rotate_random()
Resets the random to the 0 calls and the seed to the random this way we stay in the same sequence but...
Definition: mt_rng.cpp:74
void seed_random(const std::string &seed, const unsigned int call_count=0)
Same as uint32_t version, but uses a stringstream to convert given hex string.
Definition: mt_rng.cpp:89
A config object defines a single node in a WML file, with access to child nodes.
Definition: config.hpp:61