[Numpy-discussion] 1.5 release schedule proposal

David Cournapeau cournape@gmail....
Thu Jul 29 05:59:30 CDT 2010


On Thu, Jul 29, 2010 at 6:41 PM, Sturla Molden <sturla@molden.no> wrote:

> I had this in a Matlab MEX file I used for my dissertation. The ziggurat
> is not hard to program, even for general PDFs. We could even fill in the
> ziggurat table using numerical integration, and code one for general PDFs
> (NumPy overhead for the tail fallback could be amortized). There is a
> timing here claiming ziggurat with mt19937 is 3.9 times faster than
> Box-Müller:

This is not a patch,

David


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