[SciPy-user] Polynomial interpolation

Gabriel Gellner ggellner@uoguelph...
Sat Apr 19 16:41:42 CDT 2008


> They all need work, in particular, efficiency would be improved by
> making the y values vectors, error checking needs to be more robust,
> and documentation is not in reST form. Ultimately, too, the evaluation
> functions at least should be written in a compiled language (cython?).
> But I thought I'd solicit comments on the code first - is the
> object-oriented design cumbersome? Is including the algorithm in the
> name confusing to users? Is the calling convention for Hermite
> polynomials too confusing or error-prone?
> 

I really like the OO design. If you continue down this route would you make the
class new style (inherit from object), and why not use properties for the
set_yi, would make it all the sweeter.

Gabriel


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