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Topic: dumb matrix question
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Re: dumb matrix question
Posted: May 11, 2011 8:44 PM
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"Eli Osherovich" <> wrote in message news:iqdgc8$5la$
| By the way, I do not know whether you prefer speed over short (and
| elegant?) code, however, in the past I ran extensive speed tests for a
| close problem: multiplying all matrix *columns* by a scalar. The fastest
| way was to use an explicit loop.

Since you were, in effect, multipying the entire array by a scalar,
the fastest way would be to overlay a vector over the entire array
and to multiply that by the scalar.

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