[portland] Step Value in range()

Rich Shepard rshepard at appl-ecosys.com
Fri May 2 19:00:41 CEST 2008

On Fri, 2 May 2008, kirby urner wrote:

> The popular Numeric package, also NumPy, has arange as a built-in,
> allowing just what you suggest.

   Numeric is deprecated and I've installed numpy. I use arange(), but
wondered if range() was also capable of non-interger steps.

> I like installing VPython (Visual Python) from VPython.org, as that'll
> give you a working Numeric right out of the box, plus these other cool
> tools, including plots (very simple, but there're plenty of other
> add-ons for fancy).

   Looks like a winduhs tool. I know of no linux/*BSD coding language that's
Visual anything.

   So, the answer to my question is 'no.'

Thanks, Kirby,


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