libranlip1c2 - generates random variates with multivariate Lipschitz density

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Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name libranlip1c2
Package version 1.0
Package release 4.2
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 129 B
Download size 103.32 KB
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RanLip generates random variates with an arbitrary multivariate
Lipschitz density.
While generation of random numbers from a variety of distributions is
implemented in many packages (like GSL library  and UNURAN library, generation of random variate
with an arbitrary distribution, especially in the multivariate case, is
a very challenging task. RanLip is a method of generation of random
variates with arbitrary Lipschitz-continuous densities,  which works in
the univariate and multivariate cases, if the dimension is not very
large (say 3-10 variables).
Lipschitz condition implies that the rate of change of the function (in
this case, probability density p(x)) is bounded:
From this condition, we can build an overestimate of the density, so
called hat function h(x)>=p(x), using a number of values of p(x) at some
points. The more values we use, the better is the hat function. The
method of acceptance/rejection then works as follows: generatea  random
variate X with density h(x); generate an independent uniform on (0,1)
random number Z; if p(X)<=Z h(X), then return X, otherwise repeat all
the above steps.
RanLip constructs a piecewise constant hat function of the required
density p(x) by subdividing the domain of p (an n-dimensional rectangle)
into many smaller rectangles, and computes the upper bound on p(x)
within each of these rectangles, and uses this upper bound as the value
of the hat function.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libranlip1c2_1.0-4.2_amd64.deb 1.0 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
libranlip1c2 - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libstdc++6 >= 4.1.1


Name Value
libranlip1 -


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Binary Package libranlip1c2_1.0-4.2_i386.deb
Source Package libranlip

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libranlip1c2 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libranlip1c2




2016-01-21 - Wookey <>
libranlip (1.0-4.2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Use dh-autoreconf to ensure builds use current autofoo and build
on new architectures (Closes: #759434 #535999 #758031)
2008-01-16 - Luca Falavigna <>
libranlip (1.0-4.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* debian/rules:
- Fix bashisms (Closes: #378598).
- Fix debian-rules-ignores-make-clean-error lintian warnings.
* debian/control:
- Use ${binary:Version}, fix substvar-source-version-is-deprecated
lintian warning.
- Move to new Homepage field.
* debian/shlibs:
- Move to libranlip1c2, fix shlibs-declares-dependency-on-other-package
lintian warning.
2006-06-20 - Juan Esteban Monsalve Tobon <>
libranlip (1.0-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Set Standards-Version to 3.7.2.
* Fixed old-fsf-address-in-copyright-file.
2005-10-24 - Luk Claes <>
libranlip (1.0-3.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* C++ ABI transition
2005-04-10 - Juan Esteban Monsalve Tobon <>
libranlip (1.0-3) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer.
2005-02-19 - Anibal Monsalve Salazar <>
libranlip (1.0-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Maintainer's new email address.
* Removed unnecessary build-depends.
2004-05-19 - Anibal Monsalve Salazar <>
libranlip (1.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #249546).

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