[Numpy-discussion] Response to PEP suggestions

Timo Korvola tkorvola at welho.com
Fri Feb 18 15:22:14 EST 2005

Stephen Walton <stephen.walton at csun.edu> writes:
> As I said, right now min(scalar) in stock Python raises
> a TypeError on the grounds that scalars can't be iterated over.

This is not very different from Numarray, where min(rank_0_array)
raises ValueError because min is applied to an empty sequence.
Iteration normally applies to the first dimenson but rank 0 arrays
have no dimensions.

	Timo Korvola		<URL:http://www.iki.fi/tkorvola>

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