swMATH ID: 8993
Software Authors: John Walker
Description: A Pseudorandom Number Sequence Test Program. This page describes a program, ent, which applies various tests to sequences of bytes stored in files and reports the results of those tests. The program is useful for evaluating pseudorandom number generators for encryption and statistical sampling applications, compression algorithms, and other applications where the information density of a file is of interest.
Homepage: http://www.fourmilab.ch/random/
Related Software: Diehard; TestU01; dieharder; Mathematica; RandFile; RngSteam; RngStreams; MRG32k3a; AS 183; MersenneTwister; CAG; eSTREAM; SIPI Image Database; DRNG; TPTP
Cited in: 9 Publications

Citations by Year