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 +# $EPIC: randread.txt,​v 1.3 2007/03/02 02:32:04 jnelson Exp $
 +======Synopsis:​======
 +$__randread__(<​filename>​)
 +
 +======Technical:​======
 +The <​filename>​ argument is a [[what is a word|dword]] which is different
 +from most function arguments.
 +
 +This function reads a random line from the specified <​filename>​.
 +
 +======Practical:​======
 +This function has many novelty uses: random messages for /[[quit]], /[[kick]],
 +/[[part]], or /[[topic]].
 +
 +======Returns:​======
 +The empty string is returned on error (the file does not exist, the file
 +is empty, or the file cannot be read). ​ Otherwise, a random line from
 +the file is returned.
  
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