[SciPy-dev] Re: [Numpy-discussion] Trying out Numeric3

Michiel Jan Laurens de Hoon mdehoon at ims.u-tokyo.ac.jp
Mon Mar 28 18:18:44 EST 2005

Travis Oliphant wrote:
> My understanding is that scipy_core and Numeric3 are the same thing.  
> I'm using the terminology Numeric3 in emails to avoid confusion, but I 
> would rather see one package emerge from this like scipy_core.  I would 
> prefer not to have a "Numeric3" package and a separate "scipy_core" 
> package, unless there is a good reason to have two packages.
Right now, I think it's probably better to call it it scipy_core instead of 
Numeric3, since we'll be doing

 >>> from scipy.base import *

instead of

 >>> from Numeric import *


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