[SciPy-dev] scipy.linalg.eigvals error on 64bit RH3 & RH4

Robert Kern robert.kern@gmail....
Mon Jul 13 16:54:13 CDT 2009

On Mon, Jul 13, 2009 at 16:43, David Martin<frostedcheerios@gmail.com> wrote:
> Has anyone else gotten these scipy.test() errors when running on RH3 and
> RH4 (both 64bit)? The following tests pass on RH5 64-bit and RH3,4,5
> 32-bit, so this seems to be a 64-bit RH issue prior to RH5. It looks
> like eigvals isn't returning the correct values:

Try to run the ATLAS tests for the version you built scipy against, if
you can. Incorrect values from eigvals() usually mean that the
underlying library is having problems, not scipy.

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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