[SciPy-dev] Bessel functions from Boost

Pauli Virtanen pav@iki...
Sun Feb 8 12:07:24 CST 2009


Sun, 08 Feb 2009 17:35:41 +0000, Pauli Virtanen wrote:

> Sun, 08 Feb 2009 18:25:32 +0100, Matthieu Brucher wrote:
> 
>>> The only problem is that being in Boost, they are written in C++, and
>>> I guess we can't make Scipy to depend on it.
>> 
>> The sparse module is already based on C+, so why not more ?
> 
> The problem is not C++ per se, but Boost:
> 
> (i) How much of it we need to bundle with Scipy? 

To answer myself: the bessel.hpp appears to pull in 2.7 Mb of boost 
headers.

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Pauli Virtanen



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