[Matrix-SIG] Re: [PSA MEMBERS] Numeric Python Set function

Andrew P. Mullhaupt amullhau@nospam.ix.netcom.com
Sat, 06 Jun 1998 00:47:37 -0400

hinsen@cnrs-orleans.fr wrote:
> No, there is no such function in the current NumPy; it's one of
> important holes in the system. Various proposals have been made
> to get this functionality (and also that of take()) via extended
> indexing expressions. I think some people wanted to investigate
> an implementation, but I may be wrong. If anyone has news on this
> topic, please let us know...

It's really pretty much a done deal for years in several well known
interpreted languages - APL, S, etc.

Andrew Mullhaupt