[Numpy-discussion] "import numpy" is slow
Thu Jul 31 12:12:22 CDT 2008
David Cournapeau wrote:
> Christopher Barker wrote:
>> On my OS-X box (10.4.11, python2.5, numpy '1.1.1rc2'), it takes about 7
>> seconds to import numpy!
> Hot or cold ? If hot, there is something horribly wrong with your setup.
hot -- it takes about 10 cold.
I've been wondering about that.
time python -c "import numpy"
and similar results if run multiple times in a row.
Any idea what could be wrong? I have no clue where to start, though I
suppose a complete clean out and re-install of python comes to mind.
oh, and this is a dual G5 PPC (which should have a faster disk than your
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