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Bug 1012 - random seeding is incorrect when using the local scheduler in qsubfeval, rand returns the same number

Reported 2011-10-04 21:13:00 +0200
Modified 2011-11-11 11:20:06 +0100
Product: FieldTrip
Component: qsub
Version: unspecified
Hardware: PC
Operating System: Mac OS
Importance: P1 normal
Assigned to: Robert Oostenveld
Depends on:
See also:

Robert Oostenveld - 2011-10-04 21:13:25 +0200

try qsubcellfun(@rand, {1,1,1,}), this should result in different random numbers

Robert Oostenveld - 2011-10-06 16:24:47 +0200

the probem was due to a remaining debugging statement which seeded with 0, i.e. zero. It has been fixed. Note that this affects not only the local scheduler, but also torque, sge and peercellfun

Robert Oostenveld - 2011-11-11 11:20:06 +0100

I closed all bugs that were recently resolved.