[Python-Dev] Problems with the Python Memory Manager

skip@pobox.com skip at pobox.com
Thu Nov 17 00:32:54 CET 2005

    >> [1] There *is* an array type for general PyObjects in scipy_core, but
    >> that's not being used in the code that blows up and has nothing to do
    >> with the problem Travis is talking about.

    Josiah> I seemed to have misunderstood the discussion.  

I'm sorry, but I'm confused as well.  If these scipy arrays have elements
that are subclasses of floats shouldn't we be able to provoke this memory
growth using an array.array of floats?  Can you provide a simple script in
pure Python (no scipy) that demonstrates the problem?


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