[Numpy-discussion] numarray C api examples
faheem at email.unc.edu
Sun Mar 28 07:55:09 EST 2004
On Sat, 27 Mar 2004, Todd Miller wrote:
> On Sat, 2004-03-27 at 12:35, Faheem Mitha wrote:
> > The README in numarray-0.9/Examples refers to the non-existent file
> > setup.py (at least in that directory). There are other files called
> > setup.py elsewhere in the tarball, but they don't look like they are
> > supposed to compile the examples.
> > What am I missing?
> Nothing. Those are dead comments in the README (they didn't survive the
> "numarray re-packaging"). There is now a single setup.py for all
> numarray packages in the root numarray directory.
Ok. In that case changing the README would be a good idea in order to
> To install the examples, just install numarray. The examples are then
> found in the package numarray.examples.convolve.
Ok. I see the examples are in the Debian package
> If you want to write your own extension, my advice is to stick with
> the numpy compatible interfaces. A close second is the numarray
> "high level" interface.
I see. You mean use
BTW, the high level API example in convolve uses
even though the documentation refers to
Which of these should be used? Actually, it might be an idea to state
explicitly in 12.3-12.6 which header files should be use. Possibly
include them in the example code itself.
I'm considering just using the Numeric C API on the assumption that is
will be easier to use (since I am a beginner). Is this assumption
Thanks for all the help.
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