[Scipy-tickets] [SciPy] #1308: scipy.linalg.eig does not normalize eigenvector if B is given

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#1308: scipy.linalg.eig does not normalize eigenvector if B is given
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 Reporter:  nicki         |       Owner:  somebody
     Type:  defect        |      Status:  new     
 Priority:  normal        |   Milestone:  0.9.0   
Component:  scipy.linalg  |     Version:  0.8.0   
 Keywords:                |  
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Comment(by pv):

 Here we return what LAPACK gives, and in this case it is "Each eigenvector
 is scaled so the largest component has  abs(real  part)+abs(imag.
 part)=1."

 IMO, this can be fixed just by updating the documentation accordingly.

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