[Python-Dev] memory leaks in 2.2

Neal Norwitz neal@metaslash.com
Thu, 06 Dec 2001 09:01:16 -0500

Guido van Rossum wrote:
> I can't find a leak in test_descr.py when I simply call test_main() in
> an infinite loop.  (I can when I use reload() in the loop, but that's
> an import issue I believe.)
> Neil, did you test this before or after I fixed the __slots__ leak?

I believe I tested after your initial checkin, but before the most recent.
I just updated and re-ran.  117 bytes were still leaked.  I'll try to narrow
down the test to get a smaller test case.