[Numpy-discussion] Relative speed
Zachary Pincus
zachary.pincus@yale....
Thu Aug 29 15:32:41 CDT 2013
> And as you pointed out,
> most of the time for non-trivial datasets the numpy operations will be
> faster. (I'm daunted by the notion of trying to do linear algebra on
> lists of tuples, assuming that's the relevant set of operations given
> the comparison to the matrix class.)
Note the important and pretty common exception of building up a list one element (or row of elements) at a time. Here, python lists usually rule, unless the final size is known in advance.
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