[Numpy-discussion] consensus

Jason Grout jason-sage@creativetrax....
Fri Oct 28 23:08:06 CDT 2011


On 10/28/11 10:38 PM, Benjamin Root wrote:
> I might like the idea of a NA to "always" mean absent (and destroys -
> even through views), and MA (or some other name) which always means
> ignore (and has the masking behavior with views).

I should point out that if I'm dictating code to someone (e.g., 
teaching, or helping someone verbally), it's going to be hard to 
distinguish between the verbal sounds of "NA" and "MA".

And from a lurker (me), thanks for the discussion.  I find it very 
interesting to read.

Thanks,

Jason Grout


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