[Numpy-discussion] NA masks in the next numpy release?

Stéfan van der Walt stefan@sun.ac...
Fri Oct 28 15:21:27 CDT 2011


On Fri, Oct 28, 2011 at 1:14 PM, Benjamin Root <ben.root@ou.edu> wrote:
> Considering that you have admitted before to not regularly using masked
> arrays, I seriously doubt that you would be able to judge whether this is a
> significant detriment or not.

Let's not be unreasonable; Matthew has a valid concern (maybe from
experience in teaching numpy): once the machinery under the hood
becomes opaque, it becomes much harder to use numpy intuitively.

Stéfan


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