[thelist] Random Numbers in ASP

Anthony Baratta Anthony at Baratta.com
Thu Jul 25 18:47:00 CDT 2002

At 02:16 PM 7/25/2002, Ken Kogler wrote:
>I want to write a function that takes a number as a parameter, and returns a
>random number between 1 and whatever number it was given.

'' GetRandomNmbr Function
'' Required Info Passed to Function:
''      varMaxNumber
Function GetRandomNmbr(varMaxNumber)
     if isNumeric(varMaxNumber) then
         nSeed = Right(Abs(DateDiff("s",Now,#1/1/1998#)),4)
         Randomize nSeed
         nRandom = Int((CInt(varMaxNumber) * Rnd) + 1)
         nRandom = 0
     end if
     GetRandomNmbr = nRandom
End function
Anthony Baratta
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