[Numpy-discussion] numpy 0.9.8->1.0b2
oliphant.travis at ieee.org
Fri Aug 18 13:23:45 CDT 2006
David Grant wrote:
> I'm contemplating upgrading to 1.0b2. The main reason is that I am
> experiencing a major memory leak and before I report a bug I think the
> developers would appeciate if I was using the most recent version. Am
> I correct in that the only major change that might actually break my
> code is that the following functions:
> take, repeat, sum, product, sometrue, cumsum, cumproduct, ptp, amax,
> amin, prod, cumprod, mean, std, var
> now have axis=None as argument?
Also the default return type is "float" instead of "int". I've
highlighted the changes I think might break 0.9.8 code with the NOTE
annotation on the page of release notes.
> BTW, how come alter_code2.py (
> says in the docstring that it "converts functions that don't give
> axis= keyword that have changed" but I don't see it actually doing
> that anywhere in the code?
Because it isn't done. The comments are a "this is what it should do".
If you notice there is a warning on import (probably should be an error).
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