[Numpy-discussion] ANN: Numpy runs on Python 3

Tiziano Zito opossumnano@gmail....
Sat Jul 10 09:55:45 CDT 2010


hi, 
it's probably obvious for most of the subscribers, but still:

svn clone http://svn.scipy.org/svn/numpy/trunk/ numpy

should actually read:

svn checkout http://svn.scipy.org/svn/numpy/trunk/ numpy

that said, I'm looking forward to the git migration ;-)

ciao,
tiziano (member of the PR department @ EuroScipy :)

On Sat 10 Jul, 14:30, Pauli Virtanen wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> As many of you probably already know, Numpy works fully on Python 3 and 
> Python 2, with a *single code base*, since March. This work is scheduled 
> to be included in the next releases 1.5 and 2.0.
> 
> Porting Scipy to work on Python 3 has proved to be much less work, and 
> will probably be finished "soon". (Ongoing work is here: http://
> github.com/cournape/scipy3/commits/py3k , http://github.com/pv/scipy-work/
> commits/py3k )
> 
> For those who are interested in already starting to port their stuff to 
> Python 3, you can use Numpy's SVN trunk version. Grab it:
> 
> 	svn clone http://svn.scipy.org/svn/numpy/trunk/ numpy
> 	cd numpy
> 	python3 setup.py build
> 
> An important point is that supporting Python 3 and Python 2 in the same 
> code base can be done, and it is not very difficult either. It is also 
> much preferable from the maintenance POV to creating separate branches 
> for Python 2 and 3. We attempted to log changes needed in Numpy at
> 
> 	http://projects.scipy.org/numpy/browser/trunk/doc/Py3K.txt
> 
> which may be useful (although not completely up-to-date) information for 
> people wanting to do make the same transition in their own code.
> 
> (Announcement as recommended by our PR department @ EuroScipy :)
> 
> -- 
> Pauli Virtanen
> 
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