On Sat, 25 Jan 2014 23:49:29 +1100, Juan Nunez-Iglesias wrote:
> I'm personally very interested, yes! Regarding scikit-image, I'm not sure
> whether StÃ©fan would be happy to go down the GPU route (and CUDA more
> specifically), but my feeling is that a very large chunk of scientific
> computing is going in that direction, so it would be good to have at least
> an optional dependency there...
We've considered this before (recall discussions about multiple backends), but
in the end found that it is not viable to maintain multiple implementations of
the same code (at least not for our small team).
I am putting my bets on tools like Numba, Parakeet, etc. to save us from