FW: [Numpy-discussion] typecodes in numarray
jmiller at stsci.edu
Mon Jan 27 10:34:05 CST 2003
Chris Barker wrote:
>Francesc Alted wrote:
>>So, as numarray has to work with previous python versions,
>Why? Anyone using NumArray is either starting from scratch or porting
>from Numeric, so having to port to a newer version of Python is a very
Just to make it very clear: numarray-0.4 and up require Python-2.2 or
Up until numarray-0.4 (released in November), that was not the case,
and numarray ran (and was tested!) on Python-2.0 and higher.
The desire to increase C-level Numeric compatability and to improve
simple indexing speed led us to a C baseclass, which is only supported
in Python-2.2 and up.
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