[Numpy-discussion] Different results from repeated calculation

Robert Kern robert.kern at gmail.com
Sat Jan 27 17:44:07 CST 2007


Fernando Perez wrote:

> That's it.  One comment char removed, and something that's done
> /after/ the tests are actually executed.
> 
> That kind of 'I add a printf() call and the bug disappears' is
> unpleasantly reminiscent of lurking pointer errors in C code...

Heh. Fantastic. It might be worthwhile porting this code to C to see what
happens. If we can definitively point the finger at the kernel, that would be
great (less work for me!).

-- 
Robert Kern

"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma
 that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had
 an underlying truth."
  -- Umberto Eco


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