[C++-sig] Re: MSVC 7.1 Multithreaded Dll Memory Leak [long post]

David Abrahams dave at boost-consulting.com
Mon Mar 29 05:02:51 CEST 2004

"Paul Grenyer" <paul at paulgrenyer.co.uk> writes:

>> > is it worth posting about it to the main boost list?
>> Sure; first I'd try to reproduce the problem with a minimal example.
> Well, as I think I put in my original post, the memory leak occurs even when
> a program contains only a handle declaration. 

Did you post a minimal example?

> However, I don't know if this is the post-Py_Finalize memory

You can't call Py_Finalize when using Boost.Python; if you do, all
bets are off.  I'd have guessed you already know that, though(?)

> leak or the growing memory leak I have been experiencing, but it is
> present in the dll runtime and not in the static runtime.

Well, it seems like you have a small enough test case that you ought
to be able to track it down yourself (?)

Dave Abrahams
Boost Consulting

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