[Python-ideas] Proposal: add a calculator statistics module

Paul Moore p.f.moore at gmail.com
Tue Sep 13 12:08:09 CEST 2011

On 13 September 2011 11:03, Nick Coghlan <ncoghlan at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 13, 2011 at 7:23 PM, Paul Moore <p.f.moore at gmail.com> wrote:
>> One place I'd disagree with Nick, though, I'd like to see correlation
>> coefficient and linear regression in there. They are common on
>> calculators, and I do tend to use them reasonably often. Please save
>> me from starting Excel to calculate them! :-)
> I'm not strongly against those two, I mainly wanted to emphasise the
> "start small and grow" aspect to try to keep the initial version
> focused and maintainable.

That's how I read your comments, and I agree.

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