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numpy.ndarray.setfieldΒΆ

ndarray.setfield(val, dtype, offset=0)ΒΆ

Put a value into a specified place in a field defined by a data-type.

Place val into a‘s field defined by dtype and beginning offset bytes into the field.

Parameters :

val : object

Value to be placed in field.

dtype : dtype object

Data-type of the field in which to place val.

offset : int, optional

The number of bytes into the field at which to place val.

Returns :

None :

See also

getfield

Examples

>>> x = np.eye(3)
>>> x.getfield(np.float64)
array([[ 1.,  0.,  0.],
       [ 0.,  1.,  0.],
       [ 0.,  0.,  1.]])
>>> x.setfield(3, np.int32)
>>> x.getfield(np.int32)
array([[3, 3, 3],
       [3, 3, 3],
       [3, 3, 3]])
>>> x
array([[  1.00000000e+000,   1.48219694e-323,   1.48219694e-323],
       [  1.48219694e-323,   1.00000000e+000,   1.48219694e-323],
       [  1.48219694e-323,   1.48219694e-323,   1.00000000e+000]])
>>> x.setfield(np.eye(3), np.int32)
>>> x
array([[ 1.,  0.,  0.],
       [ 0.,  1.,  0.],
       [ 0.,  0.,  1.]])