[SciPy-User] Gamma distribution in scipy.stats
Thu Jan 28 13:12:48 CST 2010
On Thu, Jan 28, 2010 at 13:07, Bruce Southey <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I think what Gökhan is getting at is that limited description provided in
> the documentation link:
> "The Gamma distribution is often used to model the times to failure of
> electronic components, and arises naturally in processes for which the
> waiting times between Poisson distributed events are relevant."
> I actually think that part should be removed from the documentation.
I think "of electronic components" should be removed. I think the rest
is fine and useful.
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enigma that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as
though it had an underlying truth."
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