[Scipy-svn] r5300 - trunk/doc/release

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Tue Dec 30 09:04:00 CST 2008


Author: jarrod.millman
Date: 2008-12-30 09:03:59 -0600 (Tue, 30 Dec 2008)
New Revision: 5300

Modified:
   trunk/doc/release/0.7.0-notes.rst
Log:
more formatting


Modified: trunk/doc/release/0.7.0-notes.rst
===================================================================
--- trunk/doc/release/0.7.0-notes.rst	2008-12-30 15:01:17 UTC (rev 5299)
+++ trunk/doc/release/0.7.0-notes.rst	2008-12-30 15:03:59 UTC (rev 5300)
@@ -13,7 +13,7 @@
 or greater.
 
 Python 2.6 and 3.0
-~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
+------------------
 
 Python 3.0 is not supported at all:  it requires NumPy to be ported to
 Python 3.0, which is a massive effort, since a lot of C code has to be
@@ -25,11 +25,8 @@
 those.  Then, because of some Python 2.6 bugs, ``f2py`` does not work on Python
 2.6; the fixes will also be in the upcoming NumPy 1.3.
 
-Changes
--------
-
 Sparse Matrices
-~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
+---------------
 
 * added support for integer dtypes such ``int8``, ``uint32``, etc.
 * new class ``dia_matrix`` : the sparse DIAgonal format
@@ -69,7 +66,7 @@
 * numerous bugfixes
 
 Reworking of IO package
-~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
+-----------------------
 
 The IO code in both NumPy and SciPy is undergoing a major reworking. NumPy
 will be where basic code for reading and writing NumPy arrays is located,
@@ -89,7 +86,7 @@
  * string arrays have ``dtype='U...'`` instead of ``dtype=object``
 
 New Hierarchical Clustering module
-~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
+----------------------------------
 
 This module adds new hierarchical clustering functionality to the
 ``scipy.cluster`` package. The function interfaces are similar to the
@@ -113,7 +110,7 @@
 matplotlib.
 
 New Spatial package
-~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
+-------------------
 
 Collection of spatial algorithms and data structures useful for spatial
 statistics and clustering applications. Includes fast compiled code for
@@ -139,14 +136,14 @@
 distance matrices between square and condensed forms.
 
 Reworked fftpack package
-~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
+------------------------
 
 FFTW2, FFTW3, MKL and DJBFFT wrappers have been removed. Only (NETLIB)
 fftpack remains. By focusing on one backend, we hope to add new
 features -- like float32 support -- more easily.
 
 New Constants package
-~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
+---------------------
 
 ``scipy.constants`` provides a collection of physical constants and
 conversion factors.  These constants are taken from CODATA Recommended
@@ -160,7 +157,7 @@
 for everyday use.
 
 New Radial Basis Function module
-~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
+--------------------------------
 
 ``scipy.interpolate`` now contains a Radial Basis Function module.
 Radial basis functions can be used for smoothing/interpolating scattered
@@ -168,14 +165,14 @@
 outside of the observed data range.
 
 New complex ODE integrator
-~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
+--------------------------
 
 ``scipy.integrate.ode`` now contains a wrapper for the ZVODE
 complex-valued ordinary differential equation solver
 (by Peter N. Brown, Alan C. Hindmarsh, and George D. Byrne).
 
 New generalized symmetric and hermitian eigenvalue problem solver
-~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
+-----------------------------------------------------------------
 
 ``scipy.linalg.eigh`` now contains wrappers for more LAPACK 
 symmetric and hermitian eigenvalue problem solvers. Users
@@ -185,7 +182,7 @@
 changed accordingly. 
 
 Major documentation improvements
-~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
+--------------------------------
 
 Scipy documentation is now more accessible than previously; you can
 view a HTML reference manual online at http://docs.scipy.org/ or
@@ -199,7 +196,7 @@
 documentation editor at http://docs.scipy.org/ and correct the issues.
 
 Bug fixes in the interpolation package
-~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
+--------------------------------------
 
 The shape of return values from ``scipy.interpolate.interp1d`` used
 to be incorrect if interpolated data had more than 2 dimensions and
@@ -212,7 +209,7 @@
 if it relies on the incorrect behavior.
 
 Statistics package
-~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
+------------------
 
 Statistical functions for masked arrays have been added and are accessible 
 through scipy.stats.mstats. The functions are similar to their counterparts 
@@ -237,7 +234,7 @@
 release of scipy.
 
 Running Tests
-~~~~~~~~~~~~~
+-------------
 
 NumPy 1.2 introduced a new testing framework based on `nose 
 <http://code.google.com/p/python-nose/>`__.  Starting with this release SciPy now
@@ -253,13 +250,13 @@
 <http://projects.scipy.org/scipy/numpy/wiki/TestingGuidelines>`__.
 
 Building SciPy
-~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
+--------------
 
 Support for NumScons has been added. NumScons is a tentative new
 build system for NumPy/SciPy, using scons at its core.
 
 Sandbox Removed
-~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
+---------------
 
 While porting SciPy to NumPy in 2005, several packages and modules were moved into
 ``scipy.sandbox``.  The sandbox was a staging ground for packages that were undergoing



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