[Numpy-discussion] initializing an array of lists
Mon Nov 9 12:00:30 CST 2009
> myarray = zeros( (xdim,ydim), dtype=object)
> and then iterate through the elements initializing then to empty lists, but
> surely there is a better way.
I tried this:
In : a = np.empty((2,3), dtype=np.object)
In : a[:,:] = 
ValueError: shape mismatch: objects cannot be broadcast to a single shape
Is that a bug? Or is it simply too ambiguous for numpy to figure out
what the heck I want?
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