Stefan van der Walt wrote: > Hi Christiaan > > On Sun, Apr 15, 2007 at 02:03:49PM +0900, Christian K wrote: >> could someone please provide example code for how to make a subclassed >> ndarray >> pickable? I don't quite understand the docs of ndarray.__reduce__. >> My subclassed ndarray has just one additional attribute. >> > > __reduce__ is part of the pickle protocol, which is described at > > http://docs.python.org/lib/node321.html > > You need to modify __reduce__ to store the complete state of your > custom object, as well as __setstate__ which restores the state on > unpickling. > > See the attached code as an example. There, I have an InfoArray, > which is a subclassed numpy.ndarray. The InfoArray contains an > additional member, info, which is a dictionary. > > The __reduce__ method calls ndarray's __reduce__, then adds to the > result the state of the InfoArray. Conversely, the __setstate__ > method calls ndarray's __setstate__ as well as restoring the info > member.
Thank you for the explanation and the example. Works very well. Christian _______________________________________________ Numpy-discussion mailing list Numpyemail@example.com http://projects.scipy.org/mailman/listinfo/numpy-discussion