uarray is a developer tool, it is not meant to be used directly by end-users.
This document is meant to elicit discussion from the broader community and to help
drive the direction that
uarray goes towards. Examples provided here may not be
This page describes the overall philosophy behind
uarray. For usage instructions,
uarray API documentation page. If you are interested in an augmentation
for NEP-22, please see the
uarray is a backend/dispatch mechanism with a focus on array computing and the
needs of the wider array community, by allowing a clean way to register an
implementation for any Python object (functions, classes, class methods, properties,
dtypes, …), it also provides an important building block for
It is meant to address the shortcomings of NEP-18 and NEP-13;
while still holding nothing in
uarray itself that’s specific to array computing
or the NumPy API.