[Numpy-discussion] Slice specified axis
Fri Apr 6 15:25:03 CDT 2012
On Fri, Apr 6, 2012 at 1:12 PM, Tony Yu <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 6, 2012 at 8:54 AM, Benjamin Root <email@example.com> wrote:
>> On Friday, April 6, 2012, Val Kalatsky wrote:
>>> The only slicing short-cut I can think of is the Ellipsis object, but
>>> it's not going to help you much here.
>>> The alternatives that come to my mind are (1) manipulation of shape
>>> directly and (2) building a string and running eval on it.
>>> Your solution is better than (1), and (2) is a horrible hack, so your
>>> solution wins again.
>> Take a peek at how np.gradient() does it. It creates a list of None with
>> a length equal to the number of dimensions, and then inserts a slice object
>> in the appropriate spot in the list.
>> Ben Root
> Hmm, it looks like my original implementation wasn't too far off. Thanks for
> the tip!
me_first = np.rollaxis(arr, axis)
slice = me_first[start:end]
slice = np.rollaxis(slice, 0, axis+1)
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