SWEET!!  thank you both Matz & Michael, NArray looks like it might work for
what i'm looking at.

Justin

On Wed, Mar 30, 2011 at 9:49 PM, Michael Edgar <adgar / carboni.ca> wrote:

> No they're not, and what serialhex was asking about is completely
> reasonable. Numpy is a
> C-based Python library that provides high-speed math operations of all
> sorts. Since Python and
> Ruby 1.9 are quite comparable in terms of performance, it's not at all
> unreasonable
> to ask if a counterpart to numpy exists for Ruby. Your dismissal is
> unwarranted.
>
> http://narray.rubyforge.org/ is an old library that handles matrix and
> vector operations.
> It doesn't offer all of numpy's options. Unfortunately, there are few
> alternatives for Ruby.
>
> Michael Edgar
> adgar / carboni.ca
> http://carboni.ca/
>
> On Mar 30, 2011, at 9:38 PM, 7stud -- wrote:
>
> > ruby and 'high speed' are sort of antithetical terms.
> >
> > --
> > Posted via http://www.ruby-forum.com/.
> >
>
>