[Numpy-discussion] Status of numeric3 / scipylite / scipy_core

Stephen Walton stephen.walton at csun.edu
Fri Mar 18 14:32:16 CST 2005


Timo Korvola wrote:

>Travis Oliphant <oliphant at ee.byu.edu> writes:
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>>- indexing with multidimensional index arrays under the
>>numarray-introduced scheme (which seems reasonable to me)
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>It is powerful but likely to confuse Matlab and Fortran users because
>a[[0,1], [1,2]] is different from a[0:2, 1:3]. 
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Ack.  And let's not even talk about what take(a,((0,1),(1,2))) returns 
when shape(a)==(3,3).  As I noted in my lengthy comments, index arrays 
and takes were far and away the most confusing part of the current 
numarray docs to me.







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