[SciPy-dev] frange for scipy?

Fernando Perez Fernando.Perez at colorado.edu
Wed Oct 5 10:12:19 CDT 2005


Arnd Baecker wrote:
> On Wed, 5 Oct 2005, Robert Kern wrote:
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>>Arnd Baecker wrote:
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> [...]
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>>>  IPython.numutils.frange(xini, xfin=None, delta=None, **kw)
>>>to generate an array of floats with a specified number of elements.
>>
>>Does linspace() not suit your needs?
> 
> 
> It does - excellent! I just did not know about its existence - sorry.
> (note to self: need to buy manual ...)

No worries: a few weeks ago John Hunter, after graciously taking frange into 
pylab, shamed me into showing my ignorance of both linspace and logspace :) 
So frange can be quietly deprecated, I think (at least I've stopped using it 
since I learned about lin/logspace).

Cheers,

f




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