[Numpy-discussion] numpy.savez does /not/ compress!?
Tue Jun 8 06:25:52 CDT 2010
thanks for your input, too.
On Tuesday 08 June 2010 12:53:51 Anne Archibald wrote:
> I'm also a little dubious about making compression the default.
> np.savez provides a feature - storing multiple arrays - that is not
> otherwise available. I suspect many users care more about speed than
You're probably right. Together with the behaviour change, I'd say it's a bad
idea to change the default.
And you're right concerning the API - it would've been better to explicitly
pass a dict, but I don't want to introduce a new function for this reason.
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