[AstroPy] Short survey: your scientific Python installation

Thomas Robitaille thomas.robitaille at gmail.com
Mon Jan 14 11:00:18 EST 2013

Hi everyone,

A couple of months ago, I sent out an announcement for a survey to
find out what Python installation scientists are using, and have
finally had a chance to write up the results, which I've posted on a
new blog I created for the occasion!


I have enabled comments on the blog post, so you can leave comments on
the results there if you wish! I've also included a link to the raw


On 19 November 2012 10:45, Thomas Robitaille
<thomas.robitaille at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> I am interested in finding out what versions of a few basic Python
> packages (Python, Numpy, and Scipy) you are all using for everyday
> scientific work, and how you are installing packages. This will help
> developers for other packages (such as astronomy packages) determine
> which versions of dependencies and which distribution methods they
> need to support.
> I would be very grateful if you could take 30 seconds to answer 5
> short questions in the following form:
> https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dDNzTDVTVnFqSjNCYm44aEZIdkxfNmc6MQ
> Once the survey closes, the data will be publicly available!
> Thanks,
> Tom

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