[Scipy-svn] r5296 - trunk/scipy/special

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Tue Dec 30 07:49:23 CST 2008


Author: jarrod.millman
Date: 2008-12-30 07:49:22 -0600 (Tue, 30 Dec 2008)
New Revision: 5296

Modified:
   trunk/scipy/special/orthogonal.py
Log:
clarified relationship to NR code as explained on the maling list by Chuck Harris, Alan Isaac, and Fernando Perez


Modified: trunk/scipy/special/orthogonal.py
===================================================================
--- trunk/scipy/special/orthogonal.py	2008-12-29 06:04:19 UTC (rev 5295)
+++ trunk/scipy/special/orthogonal.py	2008-12-30 13:49:22 UTC (rev 5296)
@@ -34,8 +34,9 @@
 P_0(x) = 1
 P_-1(x) == 0
 
-See Numerical Recipies in C, page 156 and
-Abramowitz and Stegun p. 774, 782
+For a more detailed discussion see Numerical Recipies in C (p. 156) and
+Abramowitz and Stegun (p. 774, 782); while our implementation differs, the
+algorithm and formulas are similar.
 
 Functions:
 



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