Recommended update for python-numpy

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for python-numpy
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2020:0022-2
Rating: moderate
References: #1149203
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for HPC 15-SP1

An update that has one recommended fix can now be installed.


This update for python-numpy fixes the following issues:

  • Add new random module including selectable random number generators: MT19937, PCG64, Philox and SFC64 (bsc#1149203)
  • NumPy's FFT implementation was changed from fftpack to pocketfft, resulting in faster, more accurate transforms and better handling of datasets of prime length. (bsc#1149203)
  • New radix sort and timsort sorting methods. (bsc#1149203)

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Recommended Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for HPC 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-HPC-15-SP1-2020-22=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for HPC 15-SP1 (aarch64 x86_64):
    • python-numpy_1_17_3-gnu-hpc-debugsource-1.17.3-4.11.1
    • python3-numpy-gnu-hpc-1.17.3-4.11.1
    • python3-numpy-gnu-hpc-devel-1.17.3-4.11.1
    • python3-numpy_1_17_3-gnu-hpc-1.17.3-4.11.1
    • python3-numpy_1_17_3-gnu-hpc-debuginfo-1.17.3-4.11.1
    • python3-numpy_1_17_3-gnu-hpc-devel-1.17.3-4.11.1