[Numpy-discussion] sorting -inf, nan, inf

A. M. Archibald peridot.faceted at gmail.com
Tue Sep 19 16:28:35 CDT 2006


On 19/09/06, Charles R Harris <charlesr.harris at gmail.com> wrote:

> If this sort of thing can cause unexpected errors I wonder if it would be
> worth it to have a global debugging flag that essentially causes  isnan to
> be called before any function applications.

That sounds very like the IEEE floating-point flags, which would be
extremely useful to have, and which are being wored on, IIRC.

A. M. Archibald




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