[Numpy-discussion] Functions vs Methods

Gael Varoquaux gael.varoquaux at normalesup.org
Wed Dec 28 01:55:48 EST 2011

Hi Jaidev,

On Wed, Dec 28, 2011 at 12:09:45PM +0530, Jaidev Deshpande wrote:
> Eg.  x is a NumPy array, and I need its transpose

> Should I use

> >>> x.T

> or
> >>> numpy.transpose(T)   ?

If you are wondering for a timing reason, use IPython's '%timeit' magic
to figure out if it does make a difference or not.

In general, I tend to prefer 'x.T', which I find more readable.


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