[Numpy-discussion] Proposed Roadmap Overview

Sturla Molden sturla@molden...
Mon Feb 20 09:09:46 CST 2012


Den 20.02.2012 12:43, skrev Charles R Harris:
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> There also used to be a problem with unsigned types not being 
> available. I don't know if that is still the case.
>

Fortran -- like Python and Java -- does not have built-in unsigned 
integer types. It is never really a problem though. One can e.g. use a 
longer integer or keep them in an array of bytes.

(Fortran 2003 is OOP so it is possible to define one if needed. Not 
saying it is a good idea.)


Sturla





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