[Numpy-discussion] Reminder: code freeze for bet at the end of the WE

Charles R Harris charlesr.harris@gmail....
Sat Mar 14 15:12:26 CDT 2009


On Sat, Mar 14, 2009 at 1:52 PM, Charles R Harris <charlesr.harris@gmail.com
> wrote:

>
>
> On Sat, Mar 14, 2009 at 1:37 PM, <josef.pktd@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> On Sat, Mar 14, 2009 at 3:11 PM, Charles R Harris
>> <charlesr.harris@gmail.com> wrote:
>> > Hi Josef,
>> >
>> > On Sat, Mar 14, 2009 at 12:14 PM, <josef.pktd@gmail.com> wrote:
>> > <snip>
>> >
>> >>
>> >> {{{
>> >> import numpy as np
>> >>
>> >> assert np.all(np.random.hypergeometric(3,18,11,size=10) < 4)
>> >> assert np.all(np.random.hypergeometric(18,3,11,size=10) > 0)
>> >>
>> >> pr = 0.8
>> >> N = 100000
>> >> rvsn = np.random.logseries(pr,size=N)
>> >> # these two frequency counts should be close to theoretical numbers
>> >> with this large sample
>>
>> Sorry, cut and paste error, the second case is k=2
>> for k=1 the unpatched version undersamples, for k=2 the unpatched
>> version oversamples, that's the reason for the inequalities; the
>> bugfix should reallocate them correctly.
>>
>> for several runs with N = 100000, I get with the patched version
>>
>> >>> rvsn = np.random.logseries(pr,size=N); np.sum(rvsn==1) / float(N)
>> in range:  0.4951, 0.4984    # unpatched version is too small
>>
>> >>> rvsn = np.random.logseries(pr,size=N); np.sum(rvsn==2) / float(N)
>>  in range:  0.1980, 0.2001  # unpatched version is too large
>>
>> with constraints a bit more tight, it should be:
>>
>> >> assert np.sum(rvsn==1) / float(N) > 0.49   # theoretical:  0.49706795
>> >> assert np.sum(rvsn==2) / float(N) < 0.205   # theoretical:  0.19882718
>>
>
> OK. One more question: how often do the tests fail? I want to include a
> note to repeat testing if the test fails.
>

Mind, I don't want to test the distribution in detail, I just want something
that fails with the current code  and passes with the new.

Chuck
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