[Numpy-discussion] Do we want scalar casting to behave as it does at the moment?

Chris Barker - NOAA Federal chris.barker@noaa....
Thu Jan 17 19:05:54 CST 2013


On Thu, Jan 17, 2013 at 5:04 PM, Chris Barker - NOAA Federal
<chris.barker@noaa.gov> wrote:

> So in the in the spirit of "practicality beats purity" -- I"d like
> accidental upcasting to be hard to do.

and then:

arr = arr + scalar

would yield the same type as:

arr += scalar

so we buy some consistency!

-Chris


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