[Numpy-discussion] Random int64 and float64 numbers

Sturla Molden sturla@molden...
Sun Nov 1 21:27:46 CST 2009


Robert Kern skrev:
> Then let me clarify: it was written to support integer ranges up to
> sys.maxint. Absolutely, it would be desirable to extend it.
>
>   
I know, but look at this:

 >>> import sys
 >>> sys.maxint
2147483647
 >>> 2**31-1
2147483647L

sys.maxint becomes a long, which is what confuses mtrand.

















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