[SciPy-Dev] linalg: cho_solve in basic.py and decomp.py
Wed Apr 7 00:02:51 CDT 2010
Warren Weckesser wrote:
> I just noticed that the function cho_solve() is implemented in both
> basic.py and decomp.py in the linalg package. In __init__.py, decomp is
> imported after basic, so its implementation is used. Both are wrappers
> of the lapack function potrs, and they do almost exactly the same
> thing, but the implementation in basic.py handles an additional boolean
> keyword argument, 'overwrite_b'.
> Any objections if I merge the two into one implementation in basic.py
> (where the solvers seem to live), and keep the extra keyword argument?
Minor change to that suggestion--I'd update the version in decomp.py,
and remove it from basic.py.
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