[SciPy-dev] Numerical Recipes (was tagging 0.7rc1 this weekend?)
Alan G Isaac
Sat Dec 6 10:14:37 CST 2008
> On Fri, Dec 5, 2008 at 9:18 PM, Jarrod Millman <firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> Would you be willing to take care of `ridder` and
> `brentq`? If you are willing, I would appreciate it if
> you could verify that our implementations are not derived
> from the Numerical Recipes code. The docstrings for these
> two functions seem to indicate that the code
> differs from that in Numerical Recipes, so you may be able
> to find references for our implementations.
> Hopefully you could do somethings like Josef did for
On 12/6/2008 3:19 AM Charles R Harris apparently wrote:
> I wrote the routines. They are similar too, but not the same as the NR
So I take it then that is needed is a docstring revision?
I have attempted this for `ridder`:
(Note that the parameter `disp` remains undocumented
as I do not know its function.) If this is what is desired,
I am happy to change the brentq documentation similarly.
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