Converting bool to float

Robert Kern robert.kern at
Wed Nov 1 15:57:19 CST 2006

Travis Oliphant wrote:

> It looks like 1.0-x is doing the right thing.
> The problem is 1.0*x for matrices is going to float64.  For arrays it 
> returns float32 just like the 1.0-x

Why is this the right thing? Python floats are float64.

Robert Kern

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