NumPy 1.18.4 Release Notes#
This is the last planned release in the 1.18.x series. It reverts the
bool("0") behavior introduced in 1.18.3 and fixes a bug in
Generator.integers. There is also a link to a new troubleshooting section
in the documentation included in the error message emitted when numpy import
The Python versions supported in this release are 3.5-3.8. Downstream developers should use Cython >= 0.29.15 for Python 3.8 support and OpenBLAS >= 3.7 to avoid errors on the Skylake architecture.
A total of 4 people contributed to this release. People with a “+” by their names contributed a patch for the first time.
Pull requests merged#
A total of 6 pull requests were merged for this release.
#16055: BLD: add i686 for 1.18 builds
#16090: BUG: random:
Generator.integers(2**32)always returned 0.
#16091: BLD: fix path to libgfortran on macOS
#16109: REV: Reverts side-effect changes to casting
#16114: BLD: put openblas library in local directory on windows
#16132: DOC: Change import error “howto” to link to new troubleshooting…