[Numpy-discussion] sign of modulo

Warren Focke focke at SLAC.Stanford.EDU
Fri Oct 12 11:09:11 CDT 2001


On Fri, 12 Oct 2001, Eric Nodwell wrote:
> The Numpy version of modulo uses a different sign convention for
> negative arguments than does Python itself:
...
> Is there a reason for this (hard to imagine), or is this a bug?

Numpy delegates to the C platform's / and % operators, Python does it
"right".

Maybe this should go on the FAQ.

Waren Focke







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