[Numpy-discussion] Re: Welcome To "Numpy-discussion"!

Pedro Vale Lima eq3pvl at eq.uc.pt
Tue Apr 18 10:43:58 CDT 2000


Konrad Hinsen wrote:

> > Can someone give me a hand? I'm porting some code and I need to do
> > QR decomposition. I couldn't find a such a function in Numpy.
> > As I remember Lapack has one, isn't it part of the python interface?
>
> There is a lot more in LAPACK than is covered by the high-level Python
> interface (Module LinearAlgebra). There is, however, a complete low-level
> interface to all of LAPACK and BLAS, written eons ago by Doug Heisterkamp.
> You can pick up an updated copy at
> ftp://dirac.cnrs-orleans.fr/pub/PyLapack.tar.gz
>
> Konrad.
> --

Thanks,

Meanwhile I wrote QR in pyhton. I'll change to that interface to get some speed
improvement. Just to satisfy my curiosity, is it a design decision to keep
LinearAlgebra
small, or just waiting for someone to contribute more bindings?

pedro

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