[SciPy-user] sparse matrices

Travis Oliphant oliphant at ee.byu.edu
Fri Aug 20 11:56:39 CDT 2004


Curzio Basso wrote:

> Travis Oliphant wrote:
>
>> The sparse support is pretty new and is not yet well documented.  You 
>> would be best exploring the source (be prepared to find some little 
>> bugs).
>
>
> Thanks for the answer. At the end, however, I preferred to write a 
> small wrapper for the UMFPACK library.

There are several who have done that (including me) and it was also part 
of SciPy for a time.

SciPy currently uses SuperLU for it's sparse matrix inverse capability.

-Travis



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