[SciPy-user] Usage of scipy KS test

Scott Ransom sransom@nrao....
Wed Jan 2 14:29:38 CST 2008

> > Assumed, I calculate the D-value by myself. Can I then use
> > stats.ksprob to calculate the probability? Do I have to use
> > sqrt(n)*D as argument?
> I'm not sure what ksprob wants. It will really be clearer to use
> kstest.

ksprob (which is the same as scipy.special.kolmogorov) expects 
sqrt(n)*D.   This is useful if you determine D from your own routine 
for a two-sided KS-test, for example.


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