[riot-devel] [RIOT] add mersene twister (#168)

Kaspar Schleiser kaspar at schleiser.de
Thu Aug 22 16:02:53 CEST 2013


Hi,

On 08/21/2013 08:28 PM, Christian Mehlis wrote:
> hardware with 16 bit and I'm not sure about the safeness. But I don't
> see the point in not integrating this code because of not working on 16
> bit...it's a 32 bit based algorithm...and it's in |sys|, so it's optional...
Even if it's a "32bit based algorithm", it should be coded so it can run 
on 16bit machines.

And, I strongly object integrating any code in the core repository that 
doesn't run on 16bit systems.

Cheers
Kaspar


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