[pypy-dev] Re: GC problems with PyObject
mwh at python.net
Wed Mar 22 10:58:31 CET 2006
Christian Tismer <tismer at stackless.com> writes:
> Hi PyPy-dev!
> I spent the last two days hunting refcounting problems
> with pypy generated extension modules.
> After infinitely long staring at the final flow graphs,
> I found out that our transition to the gctransform
> is not as complete as I assumed. Impossible too find
> by flow graphs, because we are still chiming extra increfs
> in from the backend, see funcgen.py .
> I tried to solve this by disabling all the extra increfs,
> but this doesn't work, yet. Something else must be adjusted.
What doesn't work? I changed NEED_OLD_EXTRA_REFS to False and the c
tests still run fine.
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