[SciPy-dev] newscipy sandbox

Robert Kern rkern at ucsd.edu
Wed Oct 5 06:09:03 CDT 2005


Arnd Baecker wrote:
> Hi Pearu,
> 
> On Wed, 5 Oct 2005, Pearu Peterson wrote:
> 
>>Hi,
>>
>>I have created sandbox in newscipy and adapted scipy setup.py file
>>to new scipy.distutils. At the moment the sandbox contains only
>>exmplpackage that is former xxx (and updated to scipy.distutils) and
>>should serve as an example scipy package.
>>So, currently installed scipy consists only of scipy.sandbox package.
> 
> I just installed it and the import works,
> but `scipy` does not seem to contain `exmplpackage_foo_bar`:

It shouldn't. scipy.sandbox.exmplpackage is the name of the package. It
doesn't get loaded into the scipy.* namespace, nor should it. It
shouldn't be built by default, either, but that's another issue.

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