[Scipy-tickets] [SciPy] #594: docstring in scipy.stats.kurtosis is wrong

SciPy scipy-tickets@scipy....
Thu Feb 21 12:52:13 CST 2008


#594: docstring in scipy.stats.kurtosis is wrong
-------------------------+--------------------------------------------------
 Reporter:  ctw          |        Owner:  somebody
     Type:  defect       |       Status:  new     
 Priority:  normal       |    Milestone:  0.7     
Component:  scipy.stats  |      Version:          
 Severity:  trivial      |   Resolution:          
 Keywords:               |  
-------------------------+--------------------------------------------------
Comment (by dhuard):

 Fixed in 3953.

 -    The kurtosis of values along an axis, returning 0 where all values
 are[[BR]]

 -    equal.[[BR]]

 +    The kurtosis of values along an axis. If all values are equal, return
 -3 for Fisher's [[BR]]

 +    definition and 0 for Pearson's definition. [[BR]]

-- 
Ticket URL: <http://scipy.org/scipy/scipy/ticket/594#comment:1>
SciPy <http://www.scipy.org/>
SciPy is open-source software for mathematics, science, and engineering.


More information about the Scipy-tickets mailing list