[Numpy-discussion] A 1.6.2 release?

Matthew Brett matthew.brett@gmail....
Fri Apr 20 13:07:52 CDT 2012


On Fri, Apr 20, 2012 at 11:04 AM, Charles R Harris
<charlesr.harris@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi All,
> Given the amount of new stuff coming in 1.7 and the slip in it's schedule, I
> wonder if it would be worth putting out a 1.6.2 release with fixes for
> einsum, ticket 1578, perhaps some others. My reasoning is that the fall
> releases of Fedora, Ubuntu are likely to still use 1.6 and they might as
> well use a somewhat fixed up version. The downside is located and
> backporting fixes is likely to be a fair amount of work. A 1.7 release would
> be preferable, but I'm not sure when we can make that happen.

Also, I believe Debian will very soon freeze "testing" in order to
prepare to release the next stable.

See you,


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