[SciPy-user] IMPORTANT BUG in scipy... rescue me !!

Nils Wagner nwagner at mecha.uni-stuttgart.de
Mon Aug 30 09:26:35 CDT 2004


Alan G Isaac wrote:

>On Mon, 30 Aug 2004, christophe grimault apparently wrote:
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>>import scipy
>>a=scipy.arange( N, typecode='F' )
>>c=a*a
>>crashes with N = 258168. The same code does not crash for N = 258167.
>>Could the readers of this mail try the code on their windows box and tell me if they
>>can reproduce the bug.
>>    
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>Confirmed: crash in Scipy, no crash in Numeric.
>
>Cheers,
>Alan Isaac
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BTW, it works fine on Linux

Python 2.3.3 (#1, Apr  6 2004, 01:47:39)
[GCC 3.3.3 (SuSE Linux)] on linux2
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 >>> import scipy
 >>> scipy.__version__
'0.3.1_283.4228'
 >>> N = 258168
 >>> a=scipy.arange( N, typecode='F' )
 >>> c = a*a
 >>>

Nils



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