[gdal-dev] Re: KyngChaos Frameworks: GDAL's numpy vs Enthought's
kmichael.aye at gmail.com
Wed Apr 21 09:40:35 EDT 2010
On 2010-04-19 20:54:57 +0200, William Kyngesburye said:
> On Apr 19, 2010, at 1:27 PM, Christopher Barker wrote:
>> William Kyngesburye wrote:
>>> If you need to use GDAL with some other python module that uses
>>> numpy, in the same script, or in the same session, this could still
>>> be a problem.
>> yup -- that simply won't work
>>> maybe importing the other module before gdal would
>> I don't think that will work either, unless you are right, and GDALonly
>> uses the Python API -- I don't think that's the case, though--don't you
>> need numpy to compile the GDAL bindings?
> It was a guess, you'd expect it to use the python API as the
> mostcompatible method. But it looks like Michael's experience points
> to itusing the C API (maybe that's normal for numpy?).
> I see that gdal_array_wrap includes the numpy header, so that seems
> toindicate using C. Building GDAL is pretty much a mindless task for
> menow, and I don't think about the details much any more ;)
Hm, if it's really that mindless of a task now, could you not build a
GDAL for numpy 1.4.0, pretty please? :)
Or would we have other problems then, due to this ABI break (which, I
confess, i totally not understand).
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