[SciPy-dev] Proposal for more generic optimizers (posted before on scipy-user)

Pierre GM pgmdevlist@gmail....
Thu Mar 22 14:42:03 CDT 2007

On Thursday 22 March 2007 15:19:55 Matthieu Brucher wrote:
> Thanks for this intel ;)
> I think that what I want to do is more general that what LOESS proposes, as
> it is not only about modelling. But there surely is stuff to use :) 

No doubt about that. There was a need for lowess/stl/loess at one point, and I 
already have parts done. I just had to patch the rest. The info was given 
just as an example of implementation. The python part was strongly dependent 
on the underlying C code, hence the multiplication of subclasses. I 
considered simplify the implementation, but  realized it already had 
everything I needed in a pretty neat form.

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