[SciPy-User] Integer dtype comparisons

Robert Kern robert.kern@gmail....
Wed Sep 22 09:37:21 CDT 2010

On Wed, Sep 22, 2010 at 07:07, Flipper <flip-per@pimmer.info> wrote:
> Hello,
> is there a nice way to check whether an object is an Integer? Including
> all python and numpy Integers?
> I tried out subclass, but uint is not a subclass of Int:
>>>> a = numpy.zeros(1,numpy.uint32)
>>>> aType = type(a[0])
>>>> issubclass(aType,types.IntType)
> False

isinstance(a[0], (int, numpy.integer))

Robert Kern

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