[Numpy-discussion] Intel random number package

Robert Kern robert.kern at gmail.com
Wed Oct 26 15:47:43 EDT 2016

On Wed, Oct 26, 2016 at 12:41 PM, Warren Weckesser <
warren.weckesser at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 26, 2016 at 3:24 PM, Nathaniel Smith <njs at pobox.com> wrote:

>> The patch also adds ~10,000 lines of code; here's an example of what
>> some of it looks like:
>> I don't see how we can realistically commit to maintaining this.
> FYI:  numpy already maintains code exactly like that:
> Perhaps the point should be that the numpy devs won't want to maintain
two nearly identical versions of that code.

Indeed. That's how the algorithm was published. The /* sigh ... */ is my
own. ;-)

Robert Kern
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