Generate uniform random draws.

The rnd command fills series, vector, and matrix objects with (pseudo) random values drawn uniformly from zero to ones. When used with a series, rnd command ignores the current sample and fills the entire object.

Syntax

rnd(object_name)

Fill object_name with uniform random numbers.

Examples

matrix(30, 4) m1

rnd(m1)

Cross-references

For random generator functions, see
“Statistical Distributions” and in particular,
@mrnd,
@mnrnd, and
@rmvnorm.