[SciPy-Dev] request for testing: SciPy 0.7.2 RC1 + NumPy 1.4.1 RC1
Tue Apr 6 14:44:58 CDT 2010
On 04/06/2010 10:11 AM, Ralf Gommers wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 6, 2010 at 9:36 PM, Bruce Southey <email@example.com
> <mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>> wrote:
> On 04/05/2010 10:33 PM, Ralf Gommers wrote:
>> On Tue, Apr 6, 2010 at 10:19 AM, Bruce Southey
>> <email@example.com <mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>> wrote:
>> Scipy installed okay on Win7 pro 32 bit Python 2.6 but the
>> tests were
>> interesting. Several times during the scipy.test() windows
>> came and
>> went. There are also warnings indicating some incompatibility.
>> Windows should not be popping up, unless you're also running
>> doctests with plot commands. Any idea what they are? If not, can
>> you narrow it down by running tests for the individual modules?
> All I did was 'import scipy' and then run 'scipy.test()' so I do
> did not tell it to run any doctests.
> So can you run the module tests?
> >>> scipy.integrate.test()
> >>> scipy.optimize.test()
> etc. Then maybe you can find out where those windows are coming from.
>> Why is the histogram warning here? It does say removal in
>> Numpy 1.4 so
>> should be gone. Also, shouldn't some of the other stats
>> functions also
>> be removed?
>> These things should have been removed but weren't in 1.4.0, I
>> just kept it that way. It can still be removed of course, but
>> maybe this is better done (or already done) in trunk?
> David Huard did bring the histogram issue up but apparently it was no addressed:
> If it is not removed then can you please clarify what 'Numpy 1.4' means?
> Well, even though the numpy 1.4.0 binary was removed from sourceforge,
> I regarded that as 'Numpy 1.4'. So I see 1.4.1 as a bug-fix release
> for 1.4.0, not the place to remove something. Updating the docstring
> like David H. suggested makes more sense to me.
> That said, I don't feel strongly about it either way.
>> While not your fault, we should not have these
>> "FutureWarning" coming
>> from the tests such as:
>> Warning (from warnings module):
>> File "E:\Python26\lib\site-packages\scipy\io\matlab\mio.py",
>> line 165
>> FutureWarning: Using oned_as default value ('column') This
>> will change
>> to 'row' in future versions
>> The test output is very chatty. Again, I wanted to keep things
>> the same as 0.7.1 except for fixing the binary incompatibility
>> issue. For 0.8 I think all these warnings should be cleaned up,
>> but does it make sense to do that in this bug fix release?
>> The same goes for the build output by the way, long lists of
>> complaints about tab characters, unused variables, etc. Would be
>> good to start cleaning that up for 0.8.
> I understand this and know that there is a lot for scipy to
> improve on especially in updating the tests (in my view test
> should not trigger warnings).
> Agreed, no warnings should be triggered.
> You have done a great job in getting a functional release for both
> numpy and scipy for windows.
> Thanks. Most of the credit has to go to David though for the good
> build infrastructure and helping me figure things out!
> Do you have the source release for Linux?
> The binaries for python 2.5 should still follow by the way. That
> requires me to duplicate my 2.6 build environment and may take a
> little bit of time.
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What scipy svn version was the release candidate obtained?
The reason is that I tracked down the warning messages for some of the
stats tests that were addressed 15 months ago by changeset 5396 (time
stamp of '01/08/09 06:38:03'):
Surely it should be based on a more recent svn version than that.
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