[Numpy-discussion] Remove interactive setup

Charles R Harris charlesr.harris@gmail....
Tue Mar 5 00:34:39 CST 2013


On Mon, Mar 4, 2013 at 10:37 PM, Ralf Gommers <ralf.gommers@gmail.com>wrote:

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> On Tue, Mar 5, 2013 at 5:12 AM, Aron Ahmadia <aron@ahmadia.net> wrote:
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>> I've built numpy on many different machines, including supercomputers,
>> and I have never used interactive setup.  I agree with the proposal to
>> remove it.
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>> A
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>> On Mon, Mar 4, 2013 at 11:10 PM, Charles R Harris <
>> charlesr.harris@gmail.com> wrote:
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>>> In distutils there are three files that provide some interactive setup:
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>>>    1. numpy/distutils/core.py
>>>    2. numpy/distutils/fcompiler/gnu.py
>>>    3. numpy/distutils/interactive.py
>>>
>>> In Python3 `raw_input` has been renamed 'input' and python2 'input' is
>>> gone. I propose that the easiest solution to this compatibility problem is
>>> to remove all support for interactive numpy setup.
>>>
>>> Thoughts?
>>>
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> +1 for removing
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I note that the way to access it is to run python setup.py with no
arguments. I wonder what the proper message should be in that case?

Chuck
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