[NumPy-Tickets] [NumPy] #1952: Float not allowed in std ddof

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#1952: Float not allowed in std ddof
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 Reporter:  pv          |       Owner:  somebody    
     Type:  defect      |      Status:  needs_review
 Priority:  normal      |   Milestone:  1.7.0       
Component:  numpy.core  |     Version:  1.6.0       
 Keywords:              |  
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Comment(by rkern):

 Yes, really. N+1 gives the minimum mean-squared-error estimate of the
 variance:

 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mean_squared_error

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