[Numpy-discussion] Record arrays
Travis E. Oliphant
Thu Jun 26 17:07:14 CDT 2008
> Does that clarify the discussion for you?
> Yes, thanks very much, this is very helpful. (I think I was confused
> by the fact that, AFAICT, the Guide to Numpy only mentions recarray --
> as distinct from Record arrays -- in one somewhat cryptic line.) But
> I guess that the numpy documentation work going on now will provide
> good documentation for using Record Arrays proper?
Incidentally. Eric and I use the term "structured arrays" to refer to
NumPy arrays with a complicated dtype, precisely because of the
confusion with the recarray subclass that record arrays sometimes
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