[Cython] Cython 0.16 and ndarray fields deprecation

Sturla Molden sturla at molden.no
Thu Mar 1 18:21:29 CET 2012

On 01.03.2012 17:18, Dag Sverre Seljebotn wrote:

> I'm anyway leaning towards deprecating arr.data, as it's too different
> from what the Python attribute does.

This should be preferred, I think



    <char*> &arr[0]

The latter is exacty what arr.data will currently do in Cython (but not 
in Python).

But there is code in SciPy that depends on the arr.data attribute in 
Cython, such as cKDTree.


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