On Fri, Jan 30, 2009 at 22:16, Sturla Molden <sturla@molden.no> wrote:
On 1/30/2009 3:07 PM, Grissiom wrote:

> Is fill function has any advantage over ones(size)*x ?

You avoid filling with ones, all the multiplications and creating an
temporary array. It can be done like this:

a = empty(size)
a[:] = x

Which would be slightly faster and more memory efficient.

Hmm,  I +1 on this one. It's more pythonic ;)