[Numpy-discussion] record array question

Robert Kern robert.kern@gmail....
Wed Jul 15 13:26:08 CDT 2009

On Wed, Jul 15, 2009 at 13:05, Russell E. Owen<rowen@uw.edu> wrote:
> Is it straightforward to generate a record array (preferably a standard
> numpy.ndarray, not the numpy.rec variant) where some named fields
> contain pairs of numbers, for example:
> named field pos contains pairs of floats
> named field rot contains floats

dt = np.dtype([('pos', float, [2]), ('rot', float)])

Robert Kern

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