[SciPy-dev] Matlab io bug; request for advice
Thu Feb 19 11:12:40 CST 2009
On Thu, Feb 19, 2009 at 3:18 AM, Gregor Thalhammer
> Therefore I am convinced that a 1d vector
> in numpy (a row vector) corresponds more naturally to a column vector in
> matlab. I see the argument that [1:12] in matlab is a row vector, but I
> think this is simply to be consistent with the direct entry of matrices
> ([1:12; 1:12] is a 2x12 matrix) and to be more economic in displaying on
> screen. In my opinion this is not sufficient to deduce what should be
> the default shape of a 1d vector in matlab.
Also, I believe matlab is inconsistent on this point anyway -- isn't
A(:) (basically ".ravel()") a column vector?
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