[Numpy-discussion] Changed behavior of np.gradient

Nathaniel Smith njs at pobox.com
Thu Oct 16 21:31:09 EDT 2014

On Fri, Oct 17, 2014 at 2:23 AM, Benjamin Root <ben.root at ou.edu> wrote:
> It isn't really a question of accuracy. It breaks unit tests and
> reproducibility elsewhere. My vote is to revert to the old behavior in
> 1.9.1.

Why would one want the 2nd order differences at all, if they're not
more accurate? Should we just revert the patch entirely? I assumed the
change had some benefit...

Nathaniel J. Smith
Postdoctoral researcher - Informatics - University of Edinburgh

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