NumPy

NEP 9 — Structured array extensions

Status:Deferred
  1. Create with-style context that makes “named-columns” available as names in the namespace.
with np.columns(array):
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  1. Allow structured arrays to be sliced by their column (i.e. one additional indexing option for structured arrays) so that a[:4, ‘foo’:’bar’] would be allowed.

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