[Python-Dev] A little GC confusion
David Abrahams" <firstname.lastname@example.org
Thu, 21 Feb 2002 10:16:24 -0500
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From: "Thomas Heller" <email@example.com>
To: "David Abrahams" <firstname.lastname@example.org>; <email@example.com>
Sent: Thursday, February 21, 2002 10:01 AM
Subject: Re: [Python-Dev] A little GC confusion
> > > I'm not really sure, but it seems your code does not crash any longer
> > > if you remove the Py_TPFLAGS_HAVE_GC from your definition of
> > class_metatype_object.
> > Yes, I'm aware of that. What I don't understand is how the builtin
> > gets away with Py_TPFLAGS_HAVE_GC when some of its instance types are
> > even heap-allocated.
> Hm, I don't understand you, Are you talking about Py_TPFLAGS_HEAPTYPE?
No, please re-read my initial posting. Py_TPFLAGS_HAVE_GC places
requirements on the allocation method of instances, at least according to