[SciPy-user] NumPy vs. SciPy and other speed comparisons

Robert Kern robert.kern@gmail....
Wed Jun 11 04:55:37 CDT 2008


On Wed, Jun 11, 2008 at 04:52, Pearu Peterson <pearu@cens.ioc.ee> wrote:
> Robert Kern wrote:
>
>> What really annoys me is that "from scipy import *" imports all of the
>> subpackages. Again. I don't know how many times I thought I removed
>> that nonsense, but like a bloody vampire, it just ... keeps ... coming
>> ... back.
>
> There should be a unittest for that..
>
> Eventhough scipy.__version__ == 0.7.0.dev4124 (that I have at the
> current computer) does not import scipy subpackages,

Specifically, it is "from scipy import *" that imports the
subpackages. "import scipy" does not.

-- 
Robert Kern

"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless
enigma that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as
though it had an underlying truth."
 -- Umberto Eco


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