[SciPy-user] Call for testing
nwagner at iam.uni-stuttgart.de
Sun Aug 13 02:19:56 CDT 2006
On Sat, 12 Aug 2006 18:02:04 -0700
Stephen Walton <stephen.walton at csun.edu> wrote:
> Steve Lianoglou wrote:
>>> Thank you all for running the test !
>>> Finally I have disabled ATLAS by
>>> export ATLAS=None
>>> Good news is that I get the correct result.
>>> So I guess it's definitely an ATLAS issue.
> Yes, but I think the real difficulty is ATLAS 3.6.0 vs.
>3.7.11. I would
> like to see some kind of official statement, I suppose,
> version of ATLAS scipy builds best with. 3.6.0 is
>stable but very old;
> Clint Whaley is recommending use of the 3.7 series. The
>good news is
> that he has a grant to help pay him for the time it will
>take to get a
> new stable release out. Nils, it might be worth trying
> which has a completely new (and much improved)
>configuration, but READ
> THE DOCS first. Building 3.7.13 is very different from
> previous versions.
>Frankly, I need stability more than the last iota of
>speed right now, so
> I'm using the Fedora Extras 3.6.0 ATLAS binaries with
>Scipy, which gives
> adequate performance and scipy.test(1) finishes with no
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I have used 3.7.11 and the problem is still open.
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