[SciPy-dev] sparse linear solve crash in 0.6.0

Robert Kern robert.kern@gmail....
Mon Apr 7 23:08:24 CDT 2008

On Mon, Apr 7, 2008 at 9:01 PM, Viral Shah
<vshah@interactivesupercomputing.com> wrote:
> I passed in a rank deficient matrix to the sparse linear solver, which
>  resulted in a core dump. Doing so in the dense case triggers the
>  appropriate error message.
>  I am wondering what the procedure is to report bugs / fix them ?
>  Should I be using the latest version from svn, check again and then
>  open a ticket somewhere ?

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>  Once I get a little comfortable with the
>  code in scipy, I might be able to fix some bugs as well.

Thank you, that would be most appreciated.

Robert Kern

"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless
enigma that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as
though it had an underlying truth."
 -- Umberto Eco

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