[Numpy-discussion] Re: weird interaction: pickle, numpy, matplotlib.hist

Francesc Altet faltet at carabos.com
Thu Apr 6 03:44:02 CDT 2006

A Dijous 06 Abril 2006 11:44, Travis Oliphant va escriure:
> But,  this brings up the point that currently the pickled raw-data which
> is read-in as a string by Python is used as the memory for the new array
> (i.e. the string memory is "stolen").    This should work.  The fact
> that it didn't with sort was a bug that is now fixed in SVN.  However,
> operations on out-of-byte-order arrays will always be slower.  Thus,
> perhaps on pickle read the data should be copied to native byte-order if
> necessary.

Yes, I think that converting directly to native byteorder in
unpickling time would be the best.


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