[Numpy-tickets] [NumPy] #239: creation of object arrays not as advertised

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#239: creation of object arrays not as advertised
 Reporter:  stefan         |        Owner:  oliphant   
     Type:  defect         |       Status:  reopened   
 Priority:  normal         |    Milestone:  1.0 Release
Component:  numpy.core     |      Version:  devel      
 Severity:  normal         |   Resolution:             
 Keywords:  object arrays  |  
Changes (by stefan):

  * status:  closed => reopened
  * resolution:  fixed =>


 array([(1,2),(3,4)],dtype=object) returns a 1-d array of shape (2,)

 still returns a (2,2) array.  I've checked in a test in test_regression.py
 (but commented out the case above).

Ticket URL: <http://projects.scipy.org/scipy/numpy/ticket/239>
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