[SciPy-User] scipy.stats.distributions lacking categorical and multinomial?

Robert Kern robert.kern@gmail....
Thu Dec 13 11:36:50 CST 2012


On Thu, Dec 13, 2012 at 5:30 PM, Ben Gamari <bgamari.foss@gmail.com> wrote:
> Is there any particular reason for the categorical (generalized
> Bernoulli) and multinomial (generalized binomial) distribution not being
> included in scipy.stats.distributions?

scipy.stats.distributions only provides a framework for univariate
distributions. It's not clear what the interfaces should be for
multivariate distributions, but you are welcome to make proposals.

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Robert Kern


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