/* gmp_urandomb_ui -- random bits returned in a ulong.
Copyright 2003, 2004 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
This file is part of the GNU MP Library.
The GNU MP Library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
it under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public License as published by
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The GNU MP Library is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but
WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY
or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU Lesser General Public
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along with the GNU MP Library; see the file COPYING.LIB. If not, write to
the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin Street, Fifth Floor, Boston,
MA 02110-1301, USA. */
/* Currently bits>=BITS_PER_ULONG is quietly truncated to BITS_PER_ULONG,
maybe this should raise an exception or something. */
gmp_urandomb_ui (gmp_randstate_ptr rstate, unsigned long bits)
/* start with zeros, since if bits==0 then _gmp_rand will store nothing at
all, or if bits <= GMP_NUMB_BITS then it will store only a */
a = 0;
#if LIMBS_PER_ULONG > 1
a = 0;
_gmp_rand (a, rstate, MIN (bits, BITS_PER_ULONG));
#if LIMBS_PER_ULONG == 1
return a | (a << GMP_NUMB_BITS);