Should numpy.sqrt(-1) return 1j rather than nan?
Greg Willden
gregwillden at gmail.com
Thu Oct 12 08:58:21 CDT 2006
On 10/11/06, Bill Baxter <wbaxter at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> On 10/12/06, Greg Willden <gregwillden at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Speed should not take precedence over correctness.
>
> Unless your goal is speed. Then speed should take precedence over
> correctness.
Huh?
Person 1: "Hey you should use function X."
Person 2: "No, it doesn't give me the correct answer."
Person 1: "Who cares? It's fast!"
What kind of logic is that?
I'm having serious doubts about my conversion to Numpy.
Greg
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