[SciPy-dev] Import strategy

Pearu Peterson pearu at scipy.org
Mon Jan 9 02:47:31 CST 2006

On Mon, 9 Jan 2006, Nils Wagner wrote:

> Hi all,
> I am still confused by the new import method.
> Who can explain the difference between the "old" core/scipy and the
> latest numpy/scipy ?
> And where can I find some documentation wrt this topic ?

See scipy.pkgload.__doc__.

> In the past I have simply used
> from scipy import *.
> How should I modify my programs such that I can still use
> linalg.inv
> linalg.signm etc.

You still can use simple

   from scipy import *

to get all symbols that scipy packages provide + numpy symbols. If not, 
then it is a bug.


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