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SciPy 0.10.0 Release Notes
==========================
-.. note:: Scipy 0.10.0 is not released yet!
-
.. contents::
-SciPy 0.10.0 is the culmination of XXX months of hard work. It contains
+SciPy 0.10.0 is the culmination of 8 months of hard work. It contains
many new features, numerous bug-fixes, improved test coverage and
-better documentation. There have been a number of deprecations and
-API changes in this release, which are documented below. All users
-are encouraged to upgrade to this release, as there are a large number
-of bug-fixes and optimizations. Moreover, our development attention
-will now shift to bug-fix releases on the 0.10.x branch, and on adding
-new features on the development trunk.
+better documentation. There have been a limited number of deprecations
+and backwards-incompatible changes in this release, which are documented
+below. All users are encouraged to upgrade to this release, as there
+are a large number of bug-fixes and optimizations. Moreover, our
+development attention will now shift to bug-fix releases on the 0.10.x
+branch, and on adding new features on the development master branch.
+
+Release highlights:
+
+ - Support for Bento as optional build system.
+ - Support for generalized eigenvalue problems, and all shift-invert modes
+ available in ARPACK.
This release requires Python 2.4-2.7 or 3.1- and NumPy 1.5 or greater.
@@ -133,8 +137,8 @@ The numscons build system is being replaced by Bento, and will be removed in
one of the next scipy releases.
-Removed features
-================
+Backwards-incompatible changes
+==============================
The deprecated name `invnorm` was removed from ``scipy.stats.distributions``,
this distribution is available as `invgauss`.
@@ -161,3 +165,49 @@ namespaces (particularly useful for interactive work).
An API section has been added to the documentation, giving recommended import
guidelines and specifying which submodules are public and which aren't.
+
+Authors
+=======
+
+This release contains work by the following people (contributed at least
+one patch to this release, names in alphabetical order):
+
+* Jeff Armstrong +
+* Matthew Brett
+* Lars Buitinck +
+* David Cournapeau
+* FI$H 2000 +
+* Michael McNeil Forbes +
+* Matty G +
+* Christoph Gohlke
+* Ralf Gommers
+* Yaroslav Halchenko
+* Charles Harris
+* Thouis (Ray) Jones +
+* Chris Jordan-Squire +
+* Robert Kern
+* Chris Lasher +
+* Wes McKinney +
+* Travis Oliphant
+* Fabian Pedregosa
+* Josef Perktold
+* Thomas Robitaille +
+* Pim Schellart +
+* Anthony Scopatz +
+* Skipper Seabold +
+* Fazlul Shahriar +
+* David Simcha +
+* Scott Sinclair +
+* Andrey Smirnov +
+* Collin RM Stocks +
+* Martin Teichmann +
+* Jake Vanderplas +
+* Gaël Varoquaux +
+* Pauli Virtanen
+* Stefan van der Walt
+* Warren Weckesser
+* Mark Wiebe +
+
+A total of 35 people contributed to this release.
+People with a "+" by their names contributed a patch for the first time.
+
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# Paver options object, holds all default dirs
options(bootstrap=Bunch(bootstrap_dir="bootstrap"),
- virtualenv=Bunch(packages_to_install=["sphinx==1.0.4", "numpydoc"],
+ virtualenv=Bunch(packages_to_install=["sphinx==1.1.3", "numpydoc"],
no_site_packages=False),
sphinx=Bunch(builddir="build", sourcedir="source", docroot='doc'),
superpack=Bunch(builddir="build-superpack",

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