[Python-Dev] ast status, memory leaks, etc
"Martin v. Löwis"
martin at v.loewis.de
Mon Nov 21 07:39:01 CET 2005
Neal Norwitz wrote:
> I still think the total references at the end of a test run are high,
> 342291. I don't have anything to base this number on. Some strategic
> interning should help this number go down a bit. I suppose I
> shouldn't worry much since these references don't seem to become
> actual memory leaks.
You could try to classify the objects remaining, counting them
by type. Perhaps selectively clearing out sys.modules to what
it is after startup might also give insights.
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