[Numpy-discussion] when and where to use numpy arrays vs nested lists

Robert Kern robert.kern@gmail....
Thu Mar 1 21:05:37 CST 2007

Charles R Harris wrote:

> Looks like function call overhead has gone way up or the cost of
> returning a float vs an array has gone way up. The loop overhead is
> about .01 and not significant. So something is definitely wrong here.
> Time to go look in trac ;)

It might have been when Travis put in the broadcasting capabilities to the
nonuniform distribution generators.

Robert Kern

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 that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had
 an underlying truth."
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