[Numpy-discussion] Raveling, reshape order keyword unnecessarily confuses index and memory ordering
Chris Barker - NOAA Federal
chris.barker at noaa.gov
Tue Apr 2 16:07:57 EDT 2013
On Tue, Apr 2, 2013 at 11:37 AM, <josef.pktd at gmail.com> wrote:
> I still don't see why order is not a general concept, whether it
> refers to memory or indexing/iterating.
I agree -- the ordering concept is the same, it's _what_ is being
ordered that's different. So I say we stick with 'C' and 'F' -- numpy
users will need to figure out what it means eventually in any case....
we need some better doc strings and *maybe* renaming a keyword arguemnt or two.
partly I say maybe because the "order" keyword in ravel() actually
mixes the two concepts anyway...
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