[Numpy-discussion] Removiing 1.10.0 and 1.10.1 from sourceforge and pypi

Charles R Harris charlesr.harris at gmail.com
Fri Nov 13 15:04:36 EST 2015

On Fri, Nov 13, 2015 at 12:50 PM, Nathaniel Smith <njs at pobox.com> wrote:

> On Nov 13, 2015 10:06 AM, "Charles R Harris" <charlesr.harris at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >
> > Hi All,
> >
> > I think 1.10.0 and 1.10.1 are sufficiently buggy that they should be
> removed from circulation as soon as 1.10.2 comes out. The inner product bug
> for non contiguous arrays is particularly egregious. It is not customary to
> remove outdated Numpy releases from sourceforge and pypi, but I'd like to
> make an exception for those two.
> >
> Can you elaborate on what you're trying to accomplish? Like Matthew says,
> they'll effectively be removed from circulation once 1.10.2 is released,
> regardless of whether we actually delete the files. But deleting the files
> does make it difficult to do legitimate things. (Example: rerunning an
> analysis with both 1.10.1 and 1.10.2 to check whether some published
> results were affected by one of the bugs in 1.10.1.)

Basically, they should never be used, but they will always be tagged in the
repo. That said,  if the consensus is to leave them up I won't be bothered

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