[Python-ideas] Expanding statistical functions in Python's std. lib.

Robert Kern robert.kern at gmail.com
Thu Sep 1 07:32:57 CEST 2011

On 8/31/11 11:39 PM, David Townshend wrote:
> This had probably been thought about before, but why not include numpy in stdlib?

Well, it's not particularly germane to this thread since most of the requested 
functions exist in scipy but not numpy.

In any case, numpy is too large, too C, and too actively developed to be a part 
of the standard library at this time.

Robert Kern

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