Things concerned with types and type-checking in PyMVPA


accepts_dataset_as_samples(fx) Decorator to extract samples from Datasets.
as_char(x) Identity mapping in python2
asobjarray(x) Generates numpy.ndarray with dtype object from an iterable
is_datasetlike(obj) Check if an object looks like a Dataset.
is_sequence_type isSequenceType(a) – Return True if a has a sequence type, False otherwise.