[Numpy-discussion] int-ifying a float array

Robert Kern robert.kern@gmail....
Mon Feb 22 21:58:23 CST 2010

On Mon, Feb 22, 2010 at 21:56, David Goldsmith <d.l.goldsmith@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi!  Is there a less cumbersome way (e.g., one that has a "cast-like" syntax
> and/or leverages broadcasting) than what follows to convert an array of
> floats to an array of ints?  Here's what works:
>>>> import numpy as N
>>>> t = N.array([0.0, 1.0]); t.dtype
> dtype('float64')
>>>> t = N.array(t, dtype=int); t; t.dtype
> array([0, 1])
> dtype('int32')


Robert Kern

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though it had an underlying truth."
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