[Numpy-discussion] Updated differences between 1.5.1 to 1.6.1

David Cournapeau cournape@gmail....
Thu Feb 16 02:47:28 CST 2012


On Tue, Feb 14, 2012 at 6:25 PM, Travis Oliphant <travis@continuum.io> wrote:
>
> On Feb 14, 2012, at 3:32 AM, David Cournapeau wrote:
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>> Hi Travis,
>>
>> It is great that some resources can be spent to have people paid to
>> work on NumPy. Thank you for making that happen.
>>
>> I am slightly confused about roadmaps for numpy 1.8 and 2.0. This
>> needs discussion on the ML, and our release manager currently is Ralf
>> - he is the one who ultimately decides what goes when.
>
> Thank you for reminding me of this.  Ralf and I spoke several days ago, and have been working on how to give him more time to spend on SciPy full-time.   As a result, he will be release managing NumPy 1.7, but for NumPy 1.8, I will be the release manager again.   Ralf will continue serving as release manager for SciPy.
>
> For NumPy 2.0 and beyond, Mark Wiebe will likely be the release manager.   I only know that I won't be release manager past NumPy 1.X.
>
>> I am also not
>> completely comfortable by having a roadmap advertised to Pycon not
>> coming from the community.
>
> This is my bad wording which is a function of being up very late.    At PyCon we will be discussing the roadmap conversations that are taking place on this list.   We won't be presenting anything there related to the NumPy project that has not first been discussed here.

Thanks for clarifying this Travis, that makes it much clearer. Looking
forward to hearing what will be presented at pycon !

David


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