Python Enhancement Proposal (PEP) - Current status?

Travis Oliphant oliphant.travis at
Fri Oct 27 12:02:00 CDT 2006

Christopher Barker wrote:
> Travis Oliphant wrote:
>> I'm working on two PEP's after discussing this with Guido at SciPy 2006. 
>> 1) A data-type object PEP
>> 2) An extension of the buffer protocol to include the array interface.
>> These are being done instead of the basearray PEP for now. 
> Those are a great starts, and I think it is a good idea to break these 
> out. Thanks for working on this.
> However, I still think it is a VERY good idea to have an n-d array in 
> the standard lib -- I hope that idea won't get forgotten.

I think any nd-array in the standard library will just be an "Object" 
nd-array, though.


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