[Numpy-discussion] min/max not exported in "from numpy import *"

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Thu Jun 29 10:09:40 CDT 2006


    Zhang>   I'm using 0.9.8 and find numpy.ndarray.min() is not exported to
    Zhang> global space when doing a
    Zhang>   from numpy import *

I'm going to take a wild-ass guess and suggest that was a concious decision
by the authors.  Shadowing builtins is generally a no-no.  You just need to
be explicit instead of implicit:

    from numpy import min, max

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