[Scipy-tickets] [SciPy] #1472: Recent Arpack changes segfaulting in test suite

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#1472: Recent Arpack changes segfaulting in test suite
 Reporter:  rgommers             |       Owner:  pv    
     Type:  defect               |      Status:  new   
 Priority:  high                 |   Milestone:  0.10.0
Component:  scipy.sparse.linalg  |     Version:  0.9.0 
 Keywords:  arpack               |  

Comment(by pv):

 Looks like it's a problem in the iterative solvers. You can further try to
 confirm this by removing `aslinearoperator` from the `self.mattypes` list
 in `scipy/sparse/linalg/eigen/arpack/tests/test_arpack.py` on lines 208
 and 258, and running the `scipy.sparse.linalg.eigen` tests only.

 There *is* definitely something strange going on in the iterative solver
 sources, as shown by their spurious convergence failures with different
 compilers, so having also a real crash is probably not unexpected.

Ticket URL: <http://projects.scipy.org/scipy/ticket/1472#comment:4>
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