[Numpy-discussion] array()? (Bug?)

Magnus Lie Hetland magnus at hetland.org
Mon Feb 10 15:35:03 CST 2003

Todd Miller <jmiller at stsci.edu>:
> It looks like a bug which resulted from Numeric compatability additions. 
>   For backwards compatability with Numeric,  I added the "sequence" 
> keyword as a synonym for the numarray "buffer" keyword.     We're in the 
> process of getting rid of (deprecating) "buffer".  When it's gone (a 
> couple releases),  we can remove the default parameter to sequence and 
> the bug.

OK -- but even until then, wouldn't it be possible to add a simple
check for whether any arguments have been supplied? (Not a big
priority, I guess :)

> Todd

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