[Numpy-discussion] first impressions with numpy

Colin J. Williams cjw at sympatico.ca
Sun Apr 2 07:22:09 CDT 2006

Tim Hochberg wrote:

> Sebastian Haase wrote:
>> Thanks Tim,
>> that's OK - I got the idea...
>> BTW, is there a (policy) reason that you sent the first email just to 
>> me and not the mailing list !?
> No. Just clumsy fingers. Probably the same reason the functions got 
> all garbled!
>> I would really be more interested in comments to my first point ;-)
>> I think it's important that numpy will not be to cryptic and only for 
>> "hackers", but nice to look at ...  (hope you get what I mean ;-)
> Well, I think it's probably a good idea and it sounds like Travis like 
> the idea " for some of the builtin types". I suspect that's code for 
> "not types for which it doesn't make sense, like recarrays".

Could you elaborate on this please?  Surely, it would be good for all 
functions and methods to have meaningful parameter lists and good doc 

Colin W.

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