[Numpy-discussion] Modern Fortran vs NumPy syntax

Gökhan Sever gokhansever@gmail....
Fri Feb 8 12:49:07 CST 2013


Hi Ondřej,

Any ideas that your manual syntax mapping would evolve to an automatic
translation tool like i2py [http://code.google.com/p/i2py/]

Thanks.

On Thu, Feb 7, 2013 at 12:22 PM, Ondřej Čertík <ondrej.certik@gmail.com>wrote:

> Hi,
>
> I have recently setup a page about modern Fortran:
>
> http://fortran90.org/
>
> and in particular, it has a long section with side by side syntax
> examples of Python/NumPy vs Fortran:
>
> http://fortran90.org/src/rosetta.html
>
> I would be very interested if some NumPy gurus would provide me
> feedback. I personally knew
> NumPy long before I learned Fortran, and I was amazed that the modern
> Fortran pretty much
> allows 1:1 syntax with NumPy, including most of all the fancy indexing etc.
>
> Is there some NumPy feature that is not covered there? I would like it
> to be a nice resource
> for people who know NumPy to feel like at home with Fortran, and vice
> versa. I personally
> use both every day (Fortran a bit more than NumPy).
>
> Or of you have any other comments or tips for the site, please let me
> know. Eventually I'd like
> to also put there C++ way of doing the same things, but at the moment
> I want to get Fortran
> and Python/NumPy done first.
>
> Ondrej
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Gökhan
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