[SciPy-dev] Don't add numpy to the scipy name-space

Pearu Peterson pearu at scipy.org
Thu Jan 5 03:12:51 CST 2006



On Thu, 5 Jan 2006, Travis Oliphant wrote:

>
> Despite my recent playing with the scipy repo to the contrary,  I think
> it is best that we don't add the numpy namespace to the scipy namespace
> by default.
>
> Let's let the user do that in their interactive scripts or in ipython
> -pylab.

+1

Scipy users may be used to writing

   from scipy import *

in their scripts. Such scripts need additional

   from numpy import *

then.

Pearu




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