troubleshooting Question

Java - how to generate Random numbers in while loop

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Kyle HamiltonFlag for United States of America asked on
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I want to generate two random numbers, then check for a condition, and as long as condition holds true, generate two new different random numbers.

This is what I have... and I suspect it's probably wrong...

Random hit = new Random();
				int rowRan = hit.nextInt(9);
				int colRan = hit.nextInt(9);
				while(ships[rowRan][colRan] == '-'  || ships[rowRan][colRan] == '*'){
					Random nexthit = new Random();
					rowRan = nexthit.nextInt(9);
					colRan = nexthit.nextInt(9);
				rowInt = rowRan;
				colInt = colRan;
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