[SciPy-user] difference between NumPy and Scipy

Arnd Baecker arnd.baecker at web.de
Thu Mar 16 11:02:28 CST 2006


On Thu, 16 Mar 2006, Ed Schofield wrote:

[...]
> I could try to make a new SciPy release this weekend.

that would be great! (for various reasons;-)

> Before then, though, I suggest we change the package name of nd_image.
> Here was my proposal from a previous thread:
>
> > I have a minor suggestion: that we rename the package from 'nd_image'
> > to 'image' for consistency with the other packages, like 'signal',
> > 'optimize' and 'sparse'.  There's currently an 'image' package in the
> > sandbox, but that looks much less mature, and should probably be
> > integrated with the existing package when it actually does come into
> > the main tree.
>
> What do people think?  At the very least we should remove the
> underscore, so it's more consistent with linalg and fftpack (which
> aren't lin_alg, fft_pack ;)

+1 for image - the shorter the better ;-)

Arnd



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