More efficient array processing

Robert Kern robert.kern at
Fri Oct 24 00:24:14 CEST 2008

John [H2O] wrote:
> I'm using zeros with type np.float, is there a way to define the data type to
> be 4 byte floats?

np.float32. np.float is not part of the numpy API. It's just Python's builtin 
float type which corresponds to C doubles.

Robert Kern

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