[SciPy-dev] Don't add numpy to the scipy name-space

Pearu Peterson pearu at scipy.org
Thu Jan 5 03:12:51 CST 2006

On Thu, 5 Jan 2006, Travis Oliphant wrote:

> Despite my recent playing with the scipy repo to the contrary,  I think
> it is best that we don't add the numpy namespace to the scipy namespace
> by default.
> Let's let the user do that in their interactive scripts or in ipython
> -pylab.


Scipy users may be used to writing

   from scipy import *

in their scripts. Such scripts need additional

   from numpy import *



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