[Numpy-tickets] [NumPy] #923: numpy.random.logseries - incorrect convergence for k=1, k=2

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#923: numpy.random.logseries - incorrect convergence for k=1, k=2
 Reporter:  josefpktd     |        Owner:  somebody
     Type:  defect        |       Status:  new     
 Priority:  normal        |    Milestone:          
Component:  numpy.random  |      Version:  none    
 Severity:  normal        |   Resolution:          
 Keywords:                |  
Comment (by josefpktd):

 I now compared the numpy c version with "Kemp's second accelerated
 generator" in Devroye p.548 downloaded from http://www.nrbook.com/devroye/
 and I don't see any difference, comparing all the conditioning it looks to
 me exactly the same as the algorithm in Devroye.

 So, my previous comment does not seem to be relevant. So, I have no idea
 what's causing the difference in sampling frequency convergence.


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